folia

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See also: folía

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

folia

  1. plural of folium

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese folha.

Noun[edit]

folia

  1. leaf

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

folia n

  1. nominative plural of folium
  2. accusative plural of folium
  3. vocative plural of folium

Etymology 2[edit]

From the above form, reinterpreted as a feminine singular. See folium.

Noun[edit]

folia f (genitive foliae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin) a leaf
  2. (Late Latin) a sheet or leaf of paper
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative folia foliae
Genitive foliae foliārum
Dative foliae foliīs
Accusative foliam foliās
Ablative foliā foliīs
Vocative folia foliae

References[edit]


Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

folia

  1. foil (thin material)

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Old Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old French folie, Old Portuguese folia.

Noun[edit]

folia f (oblique plural folias, nominative singular folia, nominative plural folias)

  1. madness

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

fol (foolish) +‎ -ia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

folia f

  1. foolishness, madness

Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: folía
  • Portuguese: folia

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Folie.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

folia f (diminutive folijka)

  1. plastic film, especially the kinds used to make plastic bags and food packaging
  2. foil

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • folia in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese folia, from fol + -ia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

folia f (plural folias)

  1. merrymaking
  2. merriment
  3. (music) folia
  4. (dance) an old Portuguese dance

Derived terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

folia

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of foliar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of foliar.
  3. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of foliar.