ferie

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See also: férié and férie

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English ferie, from Old French ferie, from Latin feriae (holidays). See fair.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ferie (plural feries)

  1. (obsolete) A holiday.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for ferie in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fēriae (festival, rest).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈfeɐ̯ˀiə], [ˈfeɐ̯ˀjə]

Noun[edit]

ferie c (singular definite ferien, plural indefinite ferier)

  1. holiday
  2. vacation
  3. recess

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ferie f

  1. plural of feria
  2. holidays, vacation

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Partially from Old Norse ferja; partially a back-formation from ferien.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ferie (plural feries)

  1. A place where a ferry crosses.
  2. (rare) A ferry.
Descendants[edit]
  • English: ferry (see there for further descendants)
  • Scots: ferry
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French ferie, from Medieval Latin fēria; compare feyre.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ferie (plural feries)

  1. A weekday; a day of the working week.
  2. A feria; a day that isn't a festival.
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Descendants[edit]
  • English: ferie (obsolete)
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin feriae.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ferie m (definite singular ferien, indefinite plural ferier, definite plural feriene)

  1. vacation (US), holiday (UK)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin feriae.

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Noun[edit]

ferie m (definite singular ferien, indefinite plural feriar, definite plural feriane)

  1. vacation, holiday

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin fēriae (holiday, festival).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛ.rjɛ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛrjɛ
  • Syllabification: fe‧rie

Noun[edit]

ferie nvir

  1. winter vacation
  2. (education) winter school break

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • ferie in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • ferie in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

ferie

  1. inflection of feriar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative