fela

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

fela (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative fól, third-person plural past indicative fólu, supine fólginn) or fela (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative faldi, supine falið)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to hide, to conceal
  2. (ditransitive) to entrust with, to charge with

Usage notes[edit]

  • The verb fela may have either strong (class 6) or weak (class 1) conjugation.

Derived terms[edit]


Kashubian[edit]

Noun[edit]

fela f

  1. defect
  2. mistake
  3. second
  4. plain card in the deck

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *felu, from Proto-Indo-European *pelu-, *pel-. Cognate with Old Saxon filo, filu, Old High German filu (German viel), Old Norse fjǫl- in compounds, Icelandic fjöl- in compounds, Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌻𐌿 (filu). The Indo-Euorpean root is also the source of Ancient Greek πολύς (polús), Latin plus, Old Irish il (Welsh lliaws).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fela (indeclinable; usually + genitive plural)

  1. much, many

Pronoun[edit]

fela (indeclinable; usually + genitive plural)

  1. much, many

Adverb[edit]

fela

  1. much, very

Derived terms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

fela c

  1. (colloquial) a fiddle, a violin

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

fela (present felar, preterite felade, supine felat, imperative fela)

  1. to do wrong, to commit a fault; to err; to do what is morally wrong
  2. to be missing, to be wanting

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