alla

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

Choctaw[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • vlla (traditional)
  • ạlla (Byington/Swanton, obsolete linguistic)
  • alla' (Modified traditional, glottal)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alla

  1. child

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑˈlaː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: al‧la
  • Rhymes: -aː

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]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑlːɑ/, [ˈɑlːɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑlːɑ
  • Syllabification: al‧la

Adverb[edit]

alla

  1. beneath, underneath, below

Postposition[edit]

alla (+ genitive or possessive suffix)

  1. (static) under, underneath.
    Pallo on pöydän alla.
    The ball is under the table.
  2. (temporal) just before, only a short time before
    Vaalien alla on esiintynyt uusia syytöksiä.
    Just before the elections new accusations have arisen.

Declension[edit]

Personal/possessive forms of alla
no possessor alla
possessor singular plural
1st person allani allamme
2nd person allasi allanne
3rd person allaan
allansa

Antonyms[edit]

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[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

Inupiaq[edit]

Particle[edit]

alla (dual allak, plural allat)

  1. another one, different one
    Alla taamna.
    That one is another one.

Alternative forms[edit]


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.

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Contraction[edit]

alla

  1. contraction of a la; to the, at the

Preposition[edit]

alla

  1. -style
    cotoletta alla milaneseMilan-style veal cutlet
    cotoletta alla bologneseBologna-style veal cutlet
    cotoletta alla valdostanaAosta Valley-style veal cutlet

Laz[edit]

Noun[edit]

alla

  1. God

Lule Sami[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alla

  1. attributive of allak

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the proper noun Alla (God), from Arabic الله(allāh). The Arabic is not used as a common noun, for which related إلٰه(ʾilāh).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alla f (plural allat)

  1. a god

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Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈalla/

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]

Adjective[edit]

alla

  1. nominative plural of al

Old Norse[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alla

  1. inflection of allr:
    1. strong feminine accusative singular
    2. strong masculine accusative plural
    3. weak masculine oblique singular
    4. weak feminine nominative singular
    5. weak neuter singular

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

alla

  1. everyone
    Alla fick en kopp kaffe.
    Everyone got a cup of coffee

Determiner[edit]

alla

  1. plural of all
    Har du plockat upp alla leksakerna från golvet?
    Have you picked up all the toys from the floor?

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.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
galla alla ngalla unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.