ple

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See also: PLE, plé, and -ple

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan ple, from Latin plēnus, from Proto-Italic *plēnos, from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₁nós (full).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ple (feminine plena, masculine plural plens, feminine plural plenes)

  1. full
  2. complete

Noun[edit]

ple m (plural plens)

  1. plenary meeting (of a parliament, town council, etc.)

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Dalmatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin plus.

Adjective[edit]

ple

  1. (comparative adjective) more

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

plē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of pleō

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French plait, plaid, from Medieval Latin placitum.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ple (plural plees)

  1. disputation, arguing, debate
  2. warfare, conflict, fighting
  3. (law) A legal dispute or lawsuit.
  4. (law) A legal plea or allegation (from either party)
  5. (rare) plea, beseeching, petition
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Etymology 2[edit]

From ple (noun).

Verb[edit]

ple

  1. Alternative form of pleyen (to plea)

Old Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin plēnus.

Adjective[edit]

ple

  1. full

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: ple
  • Occitan: plen (from a variant form)