finale

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See also: Finale and finále

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian finale (ending), from Late Latin fīnālis, from Latin fīnis (end; boundary, limit). Doublet of final.

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /fɪˈnɑːli/
  • (file)
  • (US) IPA(key): /fɨˈnɑli/, /fɨˈnæli/

Noun[edit]

finale (plural finales)

  1. The grand end of something, especially a show or piece of music.
    • 2011 October 29, Phil McNulty, “Chelsea 3 - 5 Arsenal”, in BBC Sport[1]:
      Andre Santos equalised and the outstanding Theo Walcott put Arsenal ahead for the first time before Juan Mata's spectacular strike set up the finale for an enthralling encounter.
  2. (narratology) The chronological conclusion of a series of narrative works.

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finale f (indefinite plural finale, definite singular finalja, definite plural finalet)

  1. (sports) final

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian finale, from Latin finālis. The sports sense derived from French finale.

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finale f (plural finales, diminutive finaletje n)

  1. a final, e.g. the end-round in a competition
  2. the finale of a music piece

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finale

  1. Inflected form of finaal

French[edit]

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finale

  1. feminine singular of final

Noun[edit]

finale f (plural finales)

  1. a final

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

finale

  1. inflection of final:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin fīnālis, from Latin fīnis (end; boundary, limit), whence fine. By surface analysis, fine (end; limit; goal) +‎ -ale.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fiˈna.le/
  • Rhymes: -ale
  • Hyphenation: fi‧nà‧le

Adjective[edit]

finale (plural finali)

  1. final, ending
    Synonyms: conclusivo, ultimo
    Antonym: iniziale

Noun[edit]

finale m (plural finali)

  1. end, ending, conclusion
  2. finale
  3. (wine) finish (sensations a wine leaves on the palate after degustation)

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finale f (plural finali)

  1. (sports) final, finals
    la finale di Coppa del Mondothe World Cup final
  2. (of a contest) last round, final trial
  3. (linguistics) termination, ending, final clause

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fīnāle

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter singular of fīnālis

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian finale.

Noun[edit]

finale m (definite singular finalen, indefinite plural finaler, definite plural finalene)

  1. a final (last round of a competition)
  2. finale

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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From Italian finale.

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finale m (definite singular finalen, indefinite plural finalar, definite plural finalane)

  1. a final (last round of a competition)
  2. finale

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Polish[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /fiˈna.lɛ/
  • Rhymes: -alɛ
  • Syllabification: fi‧na‧le

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finale

  1. locative singular of finał
  2. vocative singular of finał

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian finale. Doublet of final.

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finale m (plural finales)

  1. (chiefly art) finale (grand end of a show or piece of music)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /finǎːle/
  • Hyphenation: fi‧na‧le

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finále m or n (Cyrillic spelling фина́ле)

  1. finale
  2. finals

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