film

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English filme, from Old English filmen ‎(film, membrane, thin skin, foreskin), from Proto-Germanic *filminją ‎(thin skin, membrane) (compare Proto-Germanic *felma- ‎(skin, hide)), from Proto-Indo-European *pélno-mo ‎(membrane), from *pel- ‎(to cover, skin). Cognate with Old Frisian filmene ‎(thin skin, human skin), Dutch vel ‎(sheet, skin), German Fell ‎(skin, hide, fur), Swedish fjäll ‎(fur blanket, cloth, scale), Norwegian fille ‎(rag, cloth), Lithuanian plėvē ‎(membrane, scab), Russian плева́ ‎(plevá, membrane), Ancient Greek πέλμα ‎(pélma, sole of the foot). More at fell. Sense of a thin coat of something is 1577, extended by 1845 to the coating of chemical gel on photographic plates. By 1895 this also meant the coating plus the paper or celluloid.

Noun[edit]

film ‎(countable and uncountable, plural films)

  1. A thin layer of some substance; a pellicle; a membranous covering, causing opacity.
    a clear plastic film for wrapping food
    • Alexander Pope
      He from thick films shall purge the visual ray.
  2. (photography) A medium used to capture images in a camera.
  3. A movie.
  4. A slender thread, such as that of a cobweb.
    • (Can we date this quote?) Shakespeare
      Her whip of cricket's bone, the lash of film.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (motion picture): movie

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Translations[edit]

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Verb[edit]

film ‎(third-person singular simple present films, present participle filming, simple past and past participle filmed)

  1. To record a motion picture on photographic film
    "A Hollywood studio was filming on-location in NYC."
  2. To cover with a thin skin or pellicle.

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Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic филм
Roman film
Perso-Arabic فیلم

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

film ‎(definite accusative filmi, plural filmlər)

  1. film

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Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English film.

Noun[edit]

film

  1. film

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary][1], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

film m

  1. (photography) film
  2. movie, film, motion picture

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External links[edit]

  • film in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • film in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

film c (singular definite filmen, plural indefinite film)

  1. a movie, a film, motion picture
  2. film; a thin layer
  3. plural indefinite of film
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Dutch[edit]

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Wikipedia nl

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

film m ‎(plural films, diminutive filmpje n)

  1. film, movie

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

film ‎(genitive filmi, partitive filmi)

  1. movie

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English film.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

film m ‎(plural films)

  1. movie, film

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈfilm]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: film

Noun[edit]

film ‎(plural filmek)

  1. film

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative film filmek
accusative filmet filmeket
dative filmnek filmeknek
instrumental filmmel filmekkel
causal-final filmért filmekért
translative filmmé filmekké
terminative filmig filmekig
essive-formal filmként filmekként
essive-modal
inessive filmben filmekben
superessive filmen filmeken
adessive filmnél filmeknél
illative filmbe filmekbe
sublative filmre filmekre
allative filmhez filmekhez
elative filmből filmekből
delative filmről filmekről
ablative filmtől filmektől
Possessive forms of film
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. filmem filmjeim
2nd person sing. filmed filmjeid
3rd person sing. filmje filmjei
1st person plural filmünk filmjeink
2nd person plural filmetek filmjeitek
3rd person plural filmjük filmjeik

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Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

film

  1. film

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

film m ‎(invariable)

  1. film

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English film.

Noun[edit]

film m ‎(plural films)

  1. (Jersey) movie, film

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

film m ‎(definite singular filmen, indefinite plural filmer, definite plural filmene)

  1. a film (for taking photographs in a camera)
  2. a film (thin material, layer or coating)
  3. a film, movie (cinematic production)

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Verb[edit]

film

  1. imperative of filme

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

film m ‎(definite singular filmen, indefinite plural filmar, definite plural filmane)

  1. a film (for taking photographs in a camera)
  2. a film (thin material, layer or coating)
  3. a film, movie (cinematic production)

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English film.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

film m inan

  1. film, movie, motion picture
  2. film (medium used to capture images in a camera)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • film in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French film.

Noun[edit]

film n ‎(plural filme)

  1. movie, film

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English film.

Noun[edit]

fȉlm m ‎(Cyrillic spelling фи̏лм)

  1. film (photography)
  2. film (motion picture)

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Slovak[edit]

Noun[edit]

film m ‎(declension pattern of dub)

  1. photographic film
  2. movie, motion picture

Derived terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • film in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

film m ‎(plural films or filmes)

  1. film; movie

Swedish[edit]

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Wikipedia sv

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

film c

  1. film; a thin layer
  2. film; medium used to capture images in a camera
  3. a movie

Declension[edit]

Inflection of film 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative film filmen filmer filmerna
Genitive films filmens filmers filmernas

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French film.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

film ‎(definite accusative filmi, plural filmler)

  1. a medium used to capture images in a camera
  2. a movie

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