quale

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See also: Quale, qualé, and quäle

English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwɑːl/, /ˈkweɪl/

Noun[edit]

quale (plural qualia)

  1. (philosophy) A property considered separately from a thing having that property.
    • 2011, Steven L. Peck, A Short Stay in Hell
      I was more like a vegetable than a person—with my consciousness only a shadow of self-awareness, only a dim sense of qualia penetrated my mental haze.

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From quala +‎ -e.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwa.le/, /ˈkwa.lɛ/

Adverb[edit]

quale

  1. (interrogative adverb) how, as, like
    Explikez quale vu facis ol.
    Explain how you did it.

Related terms[edit]

  • quala (what kind of)

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quālis, quālem.

Adjective[edit]

quale m f (plural quali)

  1. (question) what?
    Synonym: che
    Quale uomo era?What man was it?
  2. (in choosing options) which?
    Quale macchina preferisci?Which car do you prefer?
  3. (exclamation) what
    Quale fortuna!What luck!
    Synonym: che
  4. (in lists) such as, like
    Synonyms: come, tipo
    Verdura quali le carote ed i piselli.Vegetables such as carrots and peas.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Poetic or archaic variants before consonant: quai, quà.

Pronoun[edit]

quale

  1. which ... ?
    Quale dei tre è il più grande?Which of the three is biggest?

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

quale

  1. as
    Synonym: come
    quale amicoas a friend

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Latin[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

quale

  1. nominative neuter singular of quālis
  2. accusative neuter singular of quālis
  3. vocative neuter singular of quālis