ile

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See also: Ile, ilə, and île

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English egl

Noun[edit]

ile

  1. (obsolete) Ear of corn.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ainsworth to this entry?)

Etymology 2[edit]

See aisle.

Noun[edit]

ile

  1. (obsolete) An aisle.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of H. Swinburne to this entry?)

Etymology 3[edit]

See isle

Noun[edit]

ile

  1. (obsolete) An isle.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Geoffrey Chaucer to this entry?)

Etymology 4[edit]

See I'll

Contraction[edit]

ile

  1. (archaic) I’ll; contraction for I will or I shall
    • "Why then Ile fit you." — T. S. Eliot’s The Waste Land

Anagrams[edit]


Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

ile

  1. hair

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ile (imperative il, infinitive at ile, present tense iler, past tense ilede, past participle har ilet)

  1. hurry, hasten

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

ile f (plural iles)

  1. Alternative spelling of île.

External links[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Most likely from Ancient Greek εἰλεός (eileós, colic), from εἰλεῖν (eileîn, to throng, press), from Proto-Indo-European *wel- (to turn, wind, round), same source as with Old Armenian գելում (gelum).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

īle n (genitive īlis); third declension

  1. intestines, guts

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter "pure" i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative īle īlia
genitive īlis īlium
dative īlī īlibus
accusative īle īlia
ablative īlī īlibus
vocative īle īlia

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ile pl

  1. how much, how many
    Ile to kosztuje? – How much is it?
    Ile masz lat? – How old are you?

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • ile” in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Turkish[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ile

  1. with
    Arkadaşımla dışarı çıkıyorum.
    I am going out with my friend.
  2. and
    Ateşle barut yan yana durmaz
    The fire and the gunpowder don't stand nearby.

Usage notes[edit]

Generally suffixed to words as -la / -yla or -le / -yle. Which form is used depends on the affixed word's dominant vowel, and whether the word ends in a vowel or a consonant.

  • -le — with a dominant front-vowel (i, e, ü, ö) and a consonant ending
    • kardeşin (your brother) — kardeşinle (with your brother)
    • düşünceleriniz (your ideas) — düşüncelerinizle (with your ideas)
  • -yle — with a dominant front-vowel (i, e, ü, ö) and a vowel ending
    • battaniye (blanket) — battaniyeyle (with a/the blanket)
    • üyeleri (their members) — üyeleriyle (with their members)
  • -la — with a dominant back-vowel (ı, a, u, o) and a consonant ending
    • arkadaşım (my friend) — arkadaşımla (with my friend)
    • akrabalarımız (our relatıves) — akrabalarımızla (with our relatives)
  • -yla — with a dominant back-vowel (ı, a, u, o) and a vowel ending
    • arkadaşı (his friend) — arkadaşıyla (with his friend)
    • oyuncakları (their toys) — oyuncaklarıyla (with their toys)

An apostrophe is required with proper nouns:

  • Şebnem'le
  • Ali'yle
  • Barış'la
  • Beyza'yla