pila

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See also: Pila, píla, and piła

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *pila.

Noun[edit]

pila f

  1. saw

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Verb[edit]

pila

  1. past tense of the feminine form of pít

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pi‧la
  • Rhymes: -ilɑ
  • IPA(key): [ˈpilɑ]

Noun[edit]

pila

  1. joke, jest
  2. practical joke, jest

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

pila

  1. third-person singular past historic of piler

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pīla.

Noun[edit]

pila f (plural pile)

  1. pile (all senses)
  2. pile ((heraldry-ordinary) One of the standard geometric designs placed across the center of a coat of arms, such as a pale or fess)
  3. battery (electrical)
  4. torch / flashlight
  5. basin

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *peys- (to crush)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pīla f (genitive pīlae); first declension

  1. mortar
Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative pīla pīlae
genitive pīlae pīlārum
dative pīlae pīlīs
accusative pīlam pīlās
ablative pīlā pīlīs
vocative pīla pīlae
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown, but cognate or related to Oscan denominal verb ehpeílatasset (to erect). Or from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂g- (which would make it cognate with paciscor, pāgina, pāgus, pālus, pāngō, pāx, pignus).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pīla f (genitive pīlae); first declension

  1. pillar
  2. pier
Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative pīla pīlae
genitive pīlae pīlārum
dative pīlae pīlīs
accusative pīlam pīlās
ablative pīlā pīlīs
vocative pīla pīlae
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Etymology 3[edit]

Unknown. Possibly from pilus (hair), thus originally meaning "bundle of hair".

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pila f (genitive pilae); first declension

  1. ball
  2. (figuratively) a game of ball
  3. globe, sphere
Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative pila pilae
genitive pilae pilārum
dative pilae pilīs
accusative pilam pilās
ablative pilā pilīs
vocative pila pilae
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References[edit]

  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 465

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pila m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of pil

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pila f, m

  1. definite feminine singular of pil

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

pila f (plural pilas)

  1. (slang) penis

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *pila, from Old High German fil (file).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pǐːla/
  • Hyphenation: pi‧la

Noun[edit]

píla f (Cyrillic spelling пи́ла)

  1. saw

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Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pilu, from Latin pilus

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpila/
  • Hyphenation: pi‧la

Noun[edit]

pila f

  1. (anatomy) body hair

Slovene[edit]

Pila

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

píla f (genitive píle, nominative plural píle)

  1. file (abrasive tool)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pīla.

Noun[edit]

pila f (plural pilas)

  1. small battery
  2. pile, mound

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Verb[edit]

pila

  1. 3rd person singular present indicative of pilar, to pound.

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

pila (present pilar, preterite pilade, supine pilat, imperative pila)

  1. (dated) to dart; to run quickly, to shoot rapidly and energetically along

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