eles

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See also: éles

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ille (that).

Pronoun[edit]

eles m pl nominative and oblique (dative lles, accusative os)

  1. them (masculine plural third-person personal pronoun)

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin illōs, from ille.

Pronoun[edit]

eles m (feminine elas)

  1. they (third-person singular subject pronoun)

Old French[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

eles f (masculine il)

  1. they (third-person singular subject pronoun)

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese eles, from Latin illos, from ille.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

eles

  1. they; a group of people other than the speaker, either partially or entirely of masculine gender
    • 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 449:
      Obviamente eles não podem mais conversar [...]
      Obviously they can't discuss anymore [...]
    • 2007, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e as Relíquias da Morte (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows), Rocco, page 582:
      Eles sorriram um para o outro.
      They smiled to each other.
    • 2007, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e as Relíquias da Morte (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows), Rocco, page 588:
      Pensei que eles fossem invisíveis.
      I thought that they were invisible.

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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)

Volapük[edit]

Article[edit]

eles

  1. dative plural of el