folie

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See also: Folie and folié

Czech[edit]

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folie f

  1. foil (very thin sheet of metal)

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Etymology[edit]

From German Folie, from Late Latin folia, plural form of folium ‎(leaf, sheet). The word foelie derives from the same source, but is older and entered the language via Old French.

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Noun[edit]

folie f, n ‎(plural folies, diminutive folietje n)

  1. foil (sheet of material)

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

folie f ‎(plural folies)

  1. madness, folly, insanity; silliness, craziness
  2. (architecture) folly

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Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

folie

  1. leaf

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin folium

Noun[edit]

folie m ‎(definite singular folien, indefinite plural folier, definite plural foliene)

  1. foil (thin material)
  2. film (thin material, such as plastic film, cling film)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin folium

Noun[edit]

folie m ‎(definite singular folien, indefinite plural foliar, definite plural foliane)

  1. foil (thin material)
  2. film (thin material, such as plastic film, cling film)

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

folie f ‎(oblique plural folies, nominative singular folie, nominative plural folies)

  1. madness; insanity

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