See also: Welle and wèlle

Alemannic GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German wellen, from Proto-Germanic *wiljaną. Cognate with German wollen, Dutch willen, English will, Icelandic vilja.

VerbEdit

welle

  1. (Uri) to want

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit


Central FranconianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • wolle (non-native; but now common in some dialects via German)

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German *willen, northern variant of wellen, from Proto-Germanic *wiljaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

welle (third-person singular present well or wellt, past tense wollt, past participle jewollt or gewollt)

  1. (most dialects) to want (to)
    Su e Benemme welle mer hee net hann.
    We don’t want that kind of behaviour here.

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

welle

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of wellen

GermanEdit

VerbEdit

welle

  1. inflection of wellen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Middle EnglishEdit

AdverbEdit

welle

  1. Alternative form of wel

AdjectiveEdit

welle

  1. Alternative form of wel