feil

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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
    feil formasıgrammatical mood
    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 (> Norwegian Nynorsk fal, Swedish fal). Another cognate is 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

Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

feil (present analytic feileann, future analytic feilfidh, verbal noun feiliúint, past participle feilte)

  1. suit, fit
  2. oblige

Usage notes[edit]

Objects are expressed by means of the preposition do:

  • Feileann an t-ainm go han-mhaith .The name suits him very well.

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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. ^ Torp, Alf (1919) Nynorsk Etymologisk Ordbok, Oslo: H. Aschehoug and Co. (W. Nygaard)

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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