jalous

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

jalo +‎ -us

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjɑlous/, [ˈjɑlo̞us̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑlous
  • Syllabification: ja‧lo‧us

Noun[edit]

jalous

  1. nobleness

Declension[edit]

Inflection of jalous (Kotus type 40/kalleus, t-d gradation)
nominative jalous jaloudet
genitive jalouden jalouksien
partitive jaloutta jalouksia
illative jalouteen jalouksiin
singular plural
nominative jalous jaloudet
accusative nom. jalous jaloudet
gen. jalouden
genitive jalouden jalouksien
partitive jaloutta jalouksia
inessive jaloudessa jalouksissa
elative jaloudesta jalouksista
illative jalouteen jalouksiin
adessive jaloudella jalouksilla
ablative jaloudelta jalouksilta
allative jaloudelle jalouksille
essive jaloutena jalouksina
translative jaloudeksi jalouksiksi
instructive jalouksin
abessive jaloudetta jalouksitta
comitative jalouksineen
Possessive forms of jalous (type kalleus)
possessor singular plural
1st person jalouteni jaloutemme
2nd person jaloutesi jaloutenne
3rd person jaloutensa

Luxembourgish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

jalous (masculine jalousen, neuter jaloust, comparative méi jalous, superlative am jalousten)

  1. jealous

Declension[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

jalous

  1. Alternative form of jelous

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin zelosus, from zelus, from Ancient Greek ζῆλος (zêlos, zeal, jealousy).

Adjective[edit]

jalous m (oblique and nominative feminine singular jalouse)

  1. eager; zealous
  2. jealous

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: jelous
  • French: jaloux