familie

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed 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]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin familia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɑˈmi.li/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

familie f (plural families)

  1. family (close kin)
    Synonym: gezin
  2. relatives (extended kin)
  3. (taxonomy) family

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(taxonomical family):

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin familia, via German Familie.

Noun[edit]

familie m (definite singular familien, indefinite plural familier, definite plural familiene)

  1. a family (father, mother and their sons and daughters)
  2. (biology) family (a principal taxonomic category)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin familia, via German Familie.

Noun[edit]

familie m (definite singular familien, indefinite plural familiar, definite plural familiane)

  1. a family (father, mother and their sons and daughters)
  2. (biology) family (a principal taxonomic category)

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Novial[edit]

Noun[edit]

familie c (plural families)

  1. family

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin familia. Compare the inherited doublet femeie.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

familie f (plural familii)

  1. family

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