sela

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See also: Sela, sèlā, and села

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

sela

  1. plural of selo

Anagrams[edit]


Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

sela

  1. inflection of sít:
    1. feminine singular past participle
    2. neuter plural past participle

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

sela

  1. inflection of selo:
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative plural

Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Sela ("saddle")

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese sela, from Latin sella. Cognate with Portuguese sela and Spanish silla.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sela f (plural selas)

  1. saddle
    • 1409, J. L. Pensado Tomé (ed.), Tratado de Albeitaria. Santiago de Compostela: Centro Ramón Piñeiro, page 117:
      Nota que esta door, que chaman corno, desarreigase çedo se caualgaren en el con sella posta ante cada hũa das meezjnas
      Note that this ache, which they call horn, is soon removed if they ride [the horse] with the saddle on before each one of the medicines
  2. (archaic) throne; chair

References[edit]

  • sela” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • sela” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • sela” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • sela” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

Javanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

sela

  1. Dated spelling of séla.

Malagasy[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English cell.

Noun[edit]

sela

  1. cell (unit of life)

Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *saiwalō.

Noun[edit]

sēla f

  1. soul
    Irlosin sol an frithe sela mina fan then thia ginacont mi, wanda under managon he was mit mi.
    He shall deliver in peace my soul from those who attack me, for amongst many he was with me.

Alternative forms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Dutch: siele
    • Dutch: ziel
    • Limburgish: zeel

Further reading[edit]

  • siela”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

sela

  1. inflection of seli m (harness)
    1. oblique singular indefinite of seli
      1. accusative singular indefinite of seli
      2. dative singular indefinite of seli
      3. genitive singular indefinite of seli
    2. accusative plural indefinite of seli
    3. genitive plural indefinite of seli
  2. inflection of selr m (seal)
    1. accusative plural indefinite of selr
    2. genitive plural indefinite of selr

Phuthi[edit]

Verb[edit]

-séla

  1. to drink

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese sela, from Latin sella, from Proto-Italic *sedlā, from Proto-Indo-European *sed-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛ.lɐ/, [ˈsɛ.lɐ]

Noun[edit]

sela f (plural selas)

  1. saddle

Southern Ndebele[edit]

Verb[edit]

-séla

  1. to drink

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English sailor

Noun[edit]

sela

  1. sailor

Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Verb[edit]

-séla

  1. (transitive) to drink

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.