ble

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ble m ‎(plural blens)

  1. wick

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse blæja ‎(sheet, blanket). Compare Norwegian bleie, Swedish blöja

Noun[edit]

ble c (singular definite bleen, plural indefinite bleer)

  1. diaper, nappy; An absorbent garment worn by a baby, or by someone who is incontinent.

Inflection[edit]


Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French bleu ‎(blue).

Adjective[edit]

ble

  1. blue

Lakota[edit]

Noun[edit]

ble

  1. lake

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

ble

  1. rafsi of ruble.

Neapolitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ble ? (please add the plural)

  1. blue

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

ble

  1. past tense of bli

Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of ba le from pa le ‎(which place), mutated so as to show adverbial usage.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ble

  1. where

Mutation[edit]

Mutation of ble is unusual in that its mutated forms derive from the original pa le, resulting in ble (soft), mhle (soft) and phle (aspirate). Usage of mhle and phle is limited, if at all found in the case of the latter, with users preferring an unmutatable ble in all contexts.