ile

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See also: Ile, île, %ile, and -ile

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English egl.

Noun[edit]

ile

  1. (obsolete) Ear of corn.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ainsworth to this entry?)

Etymology 2[edit]

See aisle.

Noun[edit]

ile

  1. (obsolete) An aisle.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of H. Swinburne to this entry?)

Etymology 3[edit]

See isle.

Noun[edit]

ile

  1. (obsolete) An isle.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Geoffrey Chaucer to this entry?)

Etymology 4[edit]

See I'll.

Contraction[edit]

ile

  1. (archaic) I’ll; contraction for I will or I shall
    • "Why then Ile fit you." — T. S. Eliot’s The Waste Land

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Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

ile

  1. hair

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ile ‎(imperative il, infinitive at ile, present tense iler, past tense ilede, perfect tense har ilet)

  1. hurry, hasten

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

ile f ‎(plural iles)

  1. Alternative spelling of île

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Most likely from Ancient Greek εἰλεός(eileós, colic), from εἰλέω(eiléō, I throng, press), from Proto-Indo-European *wel-(to turn, wind, round), same source as with Old Armenian գելում(gelum).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

īle n ‎(genitive īlis); third declension

  1. (anatomy) intestines, guts

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter “pure” i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
nominative īle īlia
genitive īlis īlium
dative īlī īlibus
accusative īle īlia
ablative īlī īlibus
vocative īle īlia

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ile

  1. how much, how many
    Ile to kosztuje?
    How much is it?
    Ile masz lat?
    How old are you?

Declension[edit]

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External links[edit]

  • ile in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Swahili[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ile

  1. Mi class inflected form of -le.
  2. N class inflected form of -le (singular only).

Turkish[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ile

  1. with
    Arkadaşımla dışarı çıkıyorum.
    I am going out with my friend.
  2. and
    Ateşle barut yan yana durmaz.
    The fire and the gunpowder don't stand nearby.

Usage notes[edit]

Generally suffixed to words as -la / -yla or -le / -yle. Which form is used depends on the affixed word's dominant vowel, and whether the word ends in a vowel or a consonant.

An apostrophe is required with proper nouns:

  • Şebnem'le
  • Ali'yle
  • Barış'la
  • Beyza'yla