selle

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See also: Selle and sellé

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

selle (plural selles)

  1. Obsolete spelling of sell
    • 1885, Sir Richard Burton, The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night (Night 20)
      When he ended his verse he bade one of his pages saddle him his Nubian mare-mule with her padded selle.

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

selle

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of sellar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of sellar

Estonian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

selle

  1. Genitive singular form of see.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French selle, from Old French sele, from Latin sella, from Proto-Italic *sedlā, from Proto-Indo-European *sed-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

selle f (plural selles)

  1. saddle (for riding)
  2. commode (chair containing a chamber pot)
    Synonym: chaise percée
  3. (metonymically, chiefly in the plural) excrement (human or animal)

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Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

selle f

  1. plural of sella

Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

selle

  1. Alternative form of selly

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French sele, from Latin sella.

Noun[edit]

selle f (plural selles)

  1. saddle

Descendants[edit]


Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French sele, from Latin sella.

Noun[edit]

selle f (plural selles)

  1. (Jersey, cycling, horse tack) saddle

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cella

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sel.le/, [ˈsɛl.lə]

Noun[edit]

selle f, m (definite singular sella or sellen, indefinite plural seller, definite plural sellene)

  1. Alternative form of celle

References[edit]

“selle” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cella

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sel.le/, [ˈsɛl.lə]

Noun[edit]

selle f (definite singular sella, indefinite plural seller, definite plural sellene)

  1. Alternative form of celle

References[edit]

“selle” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.


Pennsylvania German[edit]

Determiner[edit]

selle

  1. inflection of sell:
    1. feminine nominative and accusative singular
    2. nominative and accusative plural
    3. dative plural

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

selle

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

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortened from sellemoanne

Noun[edit]

selle

  1. February (least common)

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