novella

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Noun[edit]

novella ‎(plural novellas or novelle)

  1. a short novel or a long short story

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /noˈvɛlːa/, [n̺oˈvɛl̺.l̺ä]
  • Hyphenation: no‧vèl‧la

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

novella

  1. feminine singular of novello

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin novella, substantivized neuter plural form of novellus ‎(new, novel)..

Noun[edit]

novella f ‎(plural novelle)

  1. tale, story, short story
  2. (archaic, literary) information of interest, news
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Verb[edit]

novella

  1. third-person singular present indicative of novellare
  2. second-person singular imperative of novellare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From novellus used substantively in agricultural contexts, for example in agreement with vītis ‎(vine).

Pronunciation[edit]

(Classical) IPA(key): /noˈwel.la/, [nɔˈwɛl.la]

Noun[edit]

novella f ‎(genitive novellae); first declension

  1. a newly planted vine or shoot
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First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative novella novellae
genitive novellae novellārum
dative novellae novellīs
accusative novellam novellās
ablative novellā novellīs
vocative novella novellae

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Non-lemma forms.

Adjective[edit]

novella

  1. nominative feminine singular of novellus
  2. nominative neuter plural of novellus
  3. accusative neuter plural of novellus
  4. vocative feminine singular of novellus
  5. nominative neuter plural of novellus

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novellā

  1. ablative feminine singular of novellus

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

novella f (plural novellas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of novela