formell

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of French forme the female of a bird of prey.

Noun[edit]

formell ‎(plural formells)

  1. (obsolete) The female of a hawk or falcon.

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German[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

formell ‎(comparative formeller, superlative am formellsten)

  1. formal (official)

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Not to be confused with formal.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

formell ‎(neuter singular formelt, definite singular and plural formelle)

  1. formal

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

formell ‎(neuter singular formelt, definite singular and plural formelle)

  1. formal

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

form +‎ -ell

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Adjective[edit]

formell (comparative formellare, superlative formellast)

  1. formal, official, strict

Declension[edit]

Inflection of formell
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular formell formellare formellast
Neuter singular formellt formellare formellast
Plural formella formellare formellast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 formelle formellare formellaste
All formella formellare formellaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.