dele

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dēlē, second person singular imperative of dēleo (delete).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dele (third-person singular simple present deles, present participle deleing, simple past and past participle deled)

  1. (printing, usually imperative) to delete

Noun[edit]

dele (plural deles)

  1. (printing) a sign signifying deletion

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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *dailjā, from *dʰoh₁lijeh₂, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁-l-. Compare Old English delu (teat). More at djalë. Possibly the source of the name of the Illyrian tribe Delmatae

Noun[edit]

dele f (indefinite plural dele)

  1. sheep
  2. ewe

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /deːlə/, [d̥eːlə]

Etymology 1[edit]

From del (part, portion) +‎ -e, from Middle Low German dēlen.

Verb[edit]

dele (imperative del, infinitive at dele, present tense deler, past tense delte, past participle er/har delt)

  1. divide
  2. share
  3. split

Etymology 2[edit]

See del (part, portion).

Noun[edit]

dele c

  1. plural indefinite of del

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dele

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of delen

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dēlē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of dēleō

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German delen

Verb[edit]

dele (imperative del, present tense deler, simple past delte, past participle delt)

  1. to divide
  2. to split
  3. to share

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Portuguese[edit]

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Contraction[edit]

dele m sg (plural deles, feminine dela, feminine plural delas)

  1. Contraction of de (of) + ele (he)
    • 2007, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e as Relíquias da Morte (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows), Rocco, page 373:
      Devíamos fechar os olhos dele.
      We should close his eyes.

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

dele

  1. Compound of the formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of dar, and the pronoun le.

Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

dele (needs class)

  1. coffee pot (pot for coffee)


This Swahili entry was created from the translations listed at coffee pot. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see dele in the Swahili Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) August 2009


Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

dele

  1. dative singular of del