hela

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See also: Hela, HeLa, helá, and héla

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German hell.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈhela]
  • Audio:
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  • Rhymes: -ela
  • Hyphenation: he‧la

Adjective[edit]

hela (accusative singular helan, plural helaj, accusative plural helajn)

  1. clear, bright
    • 1997, Henrik Ibsen, Odd Tangerud, transl., John Gabriel Borkman:
      Li estas juna homo kun helaj, bravaj okuloj.
      He is a young man with bright, brave eyes.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A word from the same stem as heleä (bright (e.g. of a sound)) and helistä (to clink, jingle, tingle);[1] thus a sound-symbolic word. Morphologically possibly a back-formation.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhelɑ/, [ˈhe̞lɑ]
  • Rhymes: -elɑ
  • Syllabification(key): he‧la

Noun[edit]

hela

  1. mounting, fitting, bushing
  2. bolster (on a knife)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hela (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative hela helat
genitive helan helojen
partitive helaa heloja
illative helaan heloihin
singular plural
nominative hela helat
accusative nom. hela helat
gen. helan
genitive helan helojen
helainrare
partitive helaa heloja
inessive helassa heloissa
elative helasta heloista
illative helaan heloihin
adessive helalla heloilla
ablative helalta heloilta
allative helalle heloille
essive helana heloina
translative helaksi heloiksi
instructive heloin
abessive helatta heloitta
comitative heloineen
Possessive forms of hela (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person helani helamme
2nd person helasi helanne
3rd person helansa

References[edit]

  1. ^ Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004) Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja [Modern Finnish Etymological Dictionary] (in Finnish), Juva: WSOY, →ISBN

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German hell. Not inherited from Esperanto hela, but could be influenced. The native word is klara.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hela

  1. (neologism, of colors) light
    Synonym: klara

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay hela, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hilah (drag, pull). Cognate with Tagalog hila.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈhela]
  • Hyphenation: hé‧la

Verb[edit]

héla

  1. (transitive) to pull, to drag, to haul

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hilah (drag, pull). Cognate with Tagalog hila.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

héla (Jawi spelling هيلا‎)

  1. (transitive) to drag, to haul

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: hela
  • Ternate: hela

References[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • helet
  • helte (simple past, Etymology 4)
  • helt (past participle, Etymology 4)

Verb[edit]

hela

  1. past tense of hele
  2. past participle of hele

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

hela (present tense helar, past tense hela, past participle hela, passive infinitive helast, present participle helande, imperative hela/hel)

  1. alternative form of hele

Noun[edit]

hela f (definite singular hela, indefinite plural heler or helor, definite plural helene or helone)

  1. definite singular of hele
  2. (pre-2012) alternative form of hele

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hanhilaz. Cognate with Middle Dutch hiele (Dutch hiel), Old Frisian hēla, Old Norse hæll (Danish hæl, Swedish häl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxeː.lɑ/, [ˈheː.lɑ]

Noun[edit]

hēla m (nominative plural hēlan)

  1. heel (of the foot)
    Synonym: hōh
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Variant of ēalā, equivalent to *hē +‎ .

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxeː.lɑː/, [ˈheː.lɑː]

Interjection[edit]

hēlā

  1. Alternative form of ēalā

Old Frisian[edit]

Ēn hēla (1.1).

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *hą̄hil. Cognates include Old English hēla and Old Saxon hēla.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈheːla/, [ˈheːla]

Noun[edit]

hēla m

  1. heel
Descendants[edit]
  • North Frisian:
    Föhr-Amrum: haiel

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *hailijan. Cognate with Old English hǣlan, Old Saxon hēlian.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈheːla/, [ˈhɛːla]

Verb[edit]

hēla

  1. (transitive) to heal
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bremmer, Rolf H. (2009) An Introduction to Old Frisian: History, Grammar, Reader, Glossary, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, →ISBN, pages 26, 28

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse heila, from Proto-Germanic *hailijaną.

Verb[edit]

hēla

  1. to heal, to cure
  2. to save (in religious sense)

Conjugation[edit]

or

Descendants[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

hela

  1. inflection of haber:
    1. second-person singular imperative combined with la
    2. second-person singular voseo imperative combined with la

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Heller, which was introduced in 1904 at the value of 1/100 rupee.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hela (n class, plural hela)

  1. money
    Synonym: pesa
  2. (historical) heller

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hela

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of hel.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish hēla, from Old Norse heila, from Proto-Germanic *hailijaną. Equivalent to Swedish hel +‎ -a.

Verb[edit]

hela (present helar, preterite helade, supine helat, imperative hela)

  1. to heal; especially through faith
Conjugation[edit]
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Ternate[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay hela.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

hela

  1. (transitive) to pull

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of hela
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st tohela fohela mihela
2nd nohela nihela
3rd Masculine ohela ihela, yohela
Feminine mohela
Neuter ihela
- archaic

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh