alla

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See also: Alla, ALLA, álla, allá, ällä, állá, and alla-

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

alla

  1. so be it, go ahead
  2. granted, I'll admit

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from all (down, below).

Adverb[edit]

alla

  1. down, to below
    Ma kukkusin alla.
    I fell down.

Postposition[edit]

alla

  1. down, to below, to under (Governs the genitive)
    Mine laua alla!
    Go under the table!

Preposition[edit]

alla

  1. below (Governs the genitive)
    See on kasvult alla keskmise.
    It is below average growth.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *alla (compare Estonian all), from older *alna, an archaic locative formed with Proto-Uralic *-na (compare the essive suffix -na) of ala-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

alla

  1. beneath, underneath, below

Postposition[edit]

alla (+ genitive)

  1. (static) under, underneath.
    Pallo on pöydän alla.
    The ball is under the table.

Declension[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


French[edit]

Verb[edit]

alla

  1. third-person singular past historic of aller

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

alla

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐌻𐌻𐌰

Greenlandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

alla

  1. other
    • 1982 August 4, "Qalasersuaq kujalleq Ammassalimmut nuunneqarallartoq", Atuagagdliutit / Grønlandsposten
      Filmiliarlu taanna nunani allani TV-eqarfinnut soqutinnittunut[sic, meaning soqutiginnittunut] tun iniarneqartussaavoq[sic, meaning tuniniarneqartussaavoq].
      The finished film will be offered to interested broadcasting companies in other countries.
    • 1998 September 1, "Aatsaat qaamasunik amilinnik takusut", Atuagagdliutit / Grønlandsposten
      Soorunami siornatigut aviisitigut allatigullu qaamasunik amillit qanoq isikkoqarnersut ilisimareeraluarlugit sunaaffa aatsaat iluamik inuttarsisut.
      While they had, of course, already seen people with light skin in news papers and other things, it turned out that they had not met any in the flesh.

Icelandic[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

alla

  1. feminine accusative singular of allur
  2. masculine accusative singular of allur

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Possibly from Old Irish allguth m (great noise, shout), from guth m (voice, sound).

Noun[edit]

alla m (genitive singular alla)

  1. shout
Declension[edit]
Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alla

  1. Alternative form of allta (wild)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
alla n-alla halla t-alla
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "alla" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • allguth” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of a + la (feminine singular definite article).

Contraction[edit]

alla

  1. at the, to the (+ a feminine noun in singular)

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic الله (allāh)

Noun[edit]

alla m (plural allat)

  1. god

Northern Sami[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alla

  1. attributive form of allat

Nyunga[edit]

Preposition[edit]

alla

  1. Alternative spelling of alle
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Old Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alla

  1. all; plural of al

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

alla

  1. everyone
    Alla fick en kopp kaffe.
    Everyone got a cup of coffee
  2. all (about countable nouns)
    Har du plockat upp alla leksakerna från golvet?
    Have you picked up all the toys from the floor?

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • all and allt are the words to use about mass nouns (of common and neuter gender, respectively).

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

al +‎ la (from al and ile)

Adverb[edit]

alla

  1. with the red

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

alla

  1. Soft mutation of galla.