folder

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See also: fôlder

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From fold +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

folder (plural folders)

A typical icon of a folder (2)
  1. An organizer that papers are kept in, usually with an index tab, to be stored as a single unit in a filing cabinet.
    I keep all my schoolwork in a yellow folder.
  2. (computing) A virtual container in a computer's file system, in which files and other folders may be stored. The files and subfolders in a folder are usually related.
    Synonym: directory
    My essays are in the folder named "Essays".
  3. A machine or person that folds things.
  4. A folding knife.

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

folder c pl

  1. indefinite plural of folde

Verb[edit]

folder

  1. present tense of folde

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English folder.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: fol‧der

Noun[edit]

folder m (plural folders, diminutive foldertje n)

  1. (folded) leaflet with information of advertising

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English folder.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

folder m inan

  1. (computing) folder
    Synonym: katalog

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English folder.

Noun[edit]

folder m (plural folders or folderes (rare))

  1. (Brazil) leaflet (small piece of paper with information)
    Synonym: panfleto

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English folder.

Noun[edit]

folder ? (Cyrillic spelling фолдер)

  1. (computing, colloquial) folder
    Synonyms: fascikla, mȁpa