familie

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin familia (family, household), from famulus (servant, slave).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /familjə/, [faˈmilˀjə], [fɑˈmilˀjə]

Noun[edit]

familie c (singular definite familien, plural indefinite familier)

  1. family (father, mother and their sons and daughters)
  2. family (group of people related by blood, marriage, law, or custom)
  3. family (kin, tribe)
  4. (taxonomy) family (rank in a taxonomic classification, above both genus and species; taxon at this rank)

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

familie f (plural families)

  1. family
  2. (taxonomy) family

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Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

familie m

  1. family (father, mother and their sons and daughters)

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Novial[edit]

Noun[edit]

familie (plural families)

  1. family

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin familia. Compare the inherited doublet femeie.

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Noun[edit]

familie f (plural familii)

  1. family

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