ales

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See also: ALES, Alès, åles, Aleš, and -ales

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ales

  1. plural of ale

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ales

  1. plural of ala

Ladin[edit]

Contraction[edit]

ales

  1. contraction of a (to) + les (the (f. pl.))

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From āla (wing) + (go).

Adjective[edit]

āles (genitive ālitis); third declension

  1. Winged; aerial; quick, fleet, rapid, swift.
  2. (substantive, usually only of large birds) A fowl, bird.
  3. (substantive, related to birds that give omens) An augury, omen, sign.
  4. (substantive) A winged deity or monster.
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative āles ālitēs ālitia
genitive ālitis ālitium
dative ālitī ālitibus
accusative ālitem āles ālitēs ālitia
ablative ālitī ālitibus
vocative āles ālitēs ālitia
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Etymology 2[edit]

Form of alō (nourish).

Verb[edit]

alēs

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of alō

References[edit]

  • ales in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ales in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “ales”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • ales” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the omens are favourable to some one: aves (alites, oscines) addīcunt alicui (opp. abdicunt aliquid)
  • ales in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[2]

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

ales

  1. Second-person singular (tu) present subjunctive of alar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) negative imperative of alar

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ales

  1. past participle of alege chosen, selected

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