feil

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See also: Feil and féil

Azerbaijani[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فِعْل(fiʿl).

Noun[edit]

feil (definite accusative feili, plural feillər)

  1. (grammar) verb
    təsirli və təsirsiz feillərtransitive and intransitive verbs
    feilin şəxsə görə dəyişməsiverb conjugation for person
    feilin məsdərithe infinitive form of the verb
    təfəkkür feilləriverbs of cognition
    hərəkət feilləriverbs of motion
    nitq feilləriverbs of speech

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French faille, from Old French faille, from Vulgar Latin *fallita.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɛi̯l/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: feil
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯l

Noun[edit]

feil f (plural feilen, diminutive feiltje n)

  1. (archaic) error
    Synonyms: fout, gebrek
  2. (obsolete) shortage, lack
    Synonyms: gebrek, tekort

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German veil, veile, from a conflation of Old High German feili ("good, trusty"; from Proto-Germanic *failijaz) and fali ("venal, for-sale"; from Proto-Germanic *faliz). Cognate with Dutch veil and Old Norse falr (> Danish, Norwegian, Swedish fal). Another cognates include Ancient Greek πωλέω (pōléō, sell).

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Adjective[edit]

feil (not comparable)

  1. vendible, for sale (often used in constructions such as feil halten, feil stehen)

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Further reading[edit]

  • feil in Duden online

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle Low German feil, fēl, which is borrowed from Old French faille, which is derived from Latin fallō. Cognate with Danish fejl, Swedish fel, German Fehler and English fail.[1]. Adverb and adjective derived from the noun.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

feil (indeclinable)

  1. wrong

Adverb[edit]

feil

  1. wrong

Noun[edit]

feil m (definite singular feilen, indefinite plural feil, definite plural feila or feilene)

  1. error, mistake

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German [Term?], from French faille.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

feil m (definite singular feilen, indefinite plural feil, definite plural feila)

  1. error, mistake

Adjective[edit]

feil (indeclinable)

  1. wrong

Adverb[edit]

feil

  1. wrong

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Alf Torp, "Nynorsk Etymologisk Ordbok", Oslo 1992 (reprint), →ISBN

Old Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

feil

  1. Alternative form of fil

Volapük[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

feil

  1. tilth

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