baile

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Portuguese baile (dance).

Noun[edit]

baile (uncountable)

  1. (usually "baile funk") A specific genre of dance music originating in Rio de Janeiro, also known as Funk Carioca
    • 2006 August 25, Jessica Hopper, “Stick This in Your iTunes”, Chicago Reader:
      The irreverent banger "Hey You" repos Balkan brass and sets it to pure Chicago juke step, which bleeds into a colossal baile beat and, for good measure, some trashy Eurotrance.
    • 2007 March 30, “Pop and Rock Listings”, New York Times:
      He has been borrowing from Brazilian baile funk for years, and the first release on his new record label, Mad Descent, is by the Brazilian group Bonde do Role.

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

baile

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of bailar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of bailar

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

baile

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of bailar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of bailar

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish baile.

Noun[edit]

baile m (genitive baile, nominative plural bailte)

  1. home
  2. settlement
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

baile f

  1. genitive singular of bail

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
baile bhaile mbaile
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

baile m (nominative plural bailti)

  1. place, homestead, town, city
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

baile m, f

  1. vision
  2. supernaturally induced frenzy or madness
Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
baile baile
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbaile
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

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baile

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin ballāre, from Ancient Greek βαλλίζω (ballízō, throw).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

baile m (plural bailes)

  1. ball (formal dance)
  2. (Brazil) any dancing event (not necessarily formal)

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Descendants[edit]

Verb[edit]

baile

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of bailar
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of bailar
  3. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of bailar
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of bailar
  5. (Brazil) Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of bailar

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish baile.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [b̊alɪ], /palɪ/

Noun[edit]

baile m (genitive baile, plural bailtean)

  1. village, town, city

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

baile m (plural bailes)

  1. dance

Verb[edit]

baile

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of bailar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of bailar.

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