ela

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See also: Ela, ELA, elä, èla, and eła

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ela f (plural eles)

  1. The Latin letter L (lowercase l).

Derived terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ela, from Latin illa (that).

Pronoun[edit]

ela m nominative and oblique (dative lle, accusative a)

  1. she (feminine singular third-person personal pronoun)

Related terms[edit]

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Provençal ela, from Latin illa, feminine of ille.

Pronoun[edit]

ela

  1. she (third-person singular subject pronoun)

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin illa, feminine of ille (that).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ela f (plural elas)

  1. she

Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: ela
  • Portuguese: ela

Old Provençal[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin illa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ela

  1. she
    • c. 1130, Marcabru, pastorela:
      «Don, dis ela, qui que·m sia / Ben conosc sen o folia [...].»
      ‘Sir,’ said she, ‘whatever I may be, I can well distinguish sense and folly.’

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ela, from Latin illa, feminine of ille.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ela

  1. she, it
    • 2003, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Ordem da Fênix (Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix), Rocco, page 227:
      Pensei que você tivesse dito que ela estava só mandando você escrever!
      I thought that you have said that she was just ordering you to write!
    • 2007, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e as Relíquias da Morte (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows), Rocco, page 159:
      Ela sorriu encorajando-o.
      She smiled encouraging him.
  2. (with preposition) her

See also[edit]

Portuguese personal pronouns (edit)
Number Person Nominative
(subject)
Objective
(direct object)
Objective
(indirect object)
Prepositional Prepositional
with com
Non-declining
m f m f m and f m f m f m f
Singular First eu me mim comigo
Second tu te ti contigo você
o senhor a senhora
Third ele ela o
(lo, no)
a
(la, na)
lhe ele ela com ele com ela o mesmo a mesma
se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)
Plural First nós nos nós connosco (Portugal)
conosco (Brazil)
a gente
Second vós vos vós convosco vocês
os senhores as senhoras
Third eles elas os
(los, nos)
as
(las, nas)
lhes eles elas com eles com elas os mesmos as mesmas
se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)
Indefinite se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) ala

Etymology[edit]

From Latin āla.

Noun[edit]

ela f (plural elas)

  1. (Puter) wing

Turkish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ela (comparative daha ela, superlative en ela)

  1. Hazel, greenish-brown (refers to the color of eyes).

Volapük[edit]

Article[edit]

ela

  1. genitive singular of el