regle

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See also: réglé, reglé, and règle

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See reglement.

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regle (third-person singular simple present regles, present participle regling, simple past and past participle regled)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To rule; to govern.
    • a. 1662 (date written), Thomas Fuller, The History of the Worthies of England, London: [] J[ohn] G[rismond,] W[illiam] L[eybourne] and W[illiam] G[odbid], published 1662, OCLC 418859860:
      to regle their lives

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “regle” in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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regle

  1. inflection of regeln:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. singular imperative
    3. first/third-person singular subjunctive I

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse regla, from Latin regula.

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regle f or m (definite singular regla or reglen, indefinite plural regler, definite plural reglene)

  1. a rhyme, jingle
  2. a rhythmic and (often) rhyming series of words or syllables, often with joking or absurd content, used e.g. in children's play's or practiced as a lyrical genre

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

regle

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of reglar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of reglar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of reglar.
  4. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of reglar.