apella

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀπέλλα ‎(apélla), which originally meant fold, fence for animals.

    • Hesychius of Alexandria: apellai (ἀπέλλαι), sekoi (σηκοί: folds), ecclesiai (εκκλησίαι: popular assemblies): Nilsson, Vol I, p. 556

Noun[edit]

apella ‎(plural apellai)

  1. (Ancient Greece, politics) The popular deliberative assembly in the Ancient Greek city-state of Sparta, corresponding to the ecclesia in most other Greek states.

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

apella

  1. Adessive singular form of appi.

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of apes ‎(bee)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

apella f ‎(genitive apellae); first declension

  1. small bee

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative apella apellae
genitive apellae apellārum
dative apellae apellīs
accusative apellam apellās
ablative apellā apellīs
vocative apella apellae

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