peale

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Allative case of pea.

Noun[edit]

peale

  1. allative singular of pea

Postposition[edit]

peale

  1. (lative) onto, on top of
    Ta hüppas laua peale.
    He jumped onto the table.
  2. for
    Ta jättis kõik õhtu peale.
    He left everything for the evening.
  3. since (governs the elative)
    Eilsest peale on sadanud.
    It has rained since yesterday.

Preposition[edit]

peale

  1. except
    Peale minu ei jäänud keegi ellu.
    Nobody survived except me.
  2. in addition, besides
    Peale minu jäi ka Pets ellu.
    Besides me, Pets also survived.
  3. after (governs the partitive)
    Mulle meeldib peale söömist üks väike uinak teha.
    I like to have a small nap after eating.

Yola[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

peale (simple past pealt)

  1. to beat
    • 1867, GLOSSARY OF THE DIALECT OF FORTH AND BARGY:
      Ee-pealt a mydhe.
      Have beaten the girl.

References[edit]

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith