fili

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See also: filí, Fíli, and fíli-

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

fili m

  1. plural of filo

Verb[edit]

fili

  1. second-person singular present indicative of filare
  2. first-person singular present subjunctive of filare
  3. second-person singular present subjunctive of filare
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of filare
  5. third-person singular imperative of filare

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

filī m

  1. genitive singular of filius
  2. vocative singular of filius

fīlī n

  1. genitive singular of fīlum

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Primitive Irish ᚃᚓᚂᚔᚈᚐᚄ(velitas), from Proto-Celtic *weless.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fili m ‎(genitive filed, nominative plural filid)

  1. poet, seer

Declension[edit]

Masculine t-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative filiH filidL filid
Vocative filiH filidL filedaH
Accusative filidN filidL filedaH
Genitive filed filedL filedN
Dative filidL filedaib filedaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
fili ḟili fili
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Samoan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *fili (compare Maori whiri), from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *piliq (compare Ilocano pili, Indonesian pilih, Malay pilih, Tagalog pili), from Proto-Austronesian *piliq.

Verb[edit]

fili

  1. to choose (to elect)
  2. to choose (to pick)

Tongan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *fili (compare Maori whiri), from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *piliq (compare Ilocano pili, Indonesian pilih, Malay pilih, Tagalog pili), from Proto-Austronesian *piliq.

Verb[edit]

fili

  1. to choose (to elect)
  2. to choose (to pick)