selo

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See also: śelo, ŝelo, and село

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

selo (plural selos or sela)

  1. A village, in various Slavic regions.
    • 1985, American Geographical Society of New York, Soviet Geography (volume 26, page 194)
      Most Ukrainian and southern Russian selos are large; often they have several hundred households, and there are selos with more than a thousand.

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Czech[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *selo.

Noun[edit]

selo n

  1. village (used only for villages in East Slavic and South Slavic countries)
    Synonym: vesnice
    • 1874, M. Bogolyubov; Jaromír Hrubý (transl.), “Žhář”, in Lumír[1], volume 2, page 288:
      Byl jsem a jsem dosud nejbohatším v sele Martynovce.
      I was and still am the richest one in the village of Martynovka.
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

selo

  1. neuter singular past participle of sít
    Synonym: silo

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Further reading[edit]

  • selo in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • selo in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin sella.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [ˈselo]
  • Rhymes: -elo
  • Hyphenation: se‧lo

Noun[edit]

selo (accusative singular selon, plural seloj, accusative plural selojn)

  1. saddle

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese seello, from Latin sigillum.

Noun[edit]

selo m (plural selos)

  1. postage stamp
  2. stamp, seal

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Esperanto seloEnglish saddleFrench selleGerman SattelItalian sellaRussian седло́ (sedló)Spanish silla., from Latin sella.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

selo (plural seli)

  1. saddle
    • 1910, Mondo, page 74.
      Eutyches quik kuris a la stablo, prenis mulo, selizis ol hastoze, sideskis en la selo, e kavalkis a Maria-klostro.
      Eutyches quickly ran to the stable, took a mule, hastily saddled it, sat down on the saddle and rode to the monastery of Mary.
    • 2015, Jean Martignon, "Ivain o la kavaliero kun leono", in Kuriero Internaciona, No. 1, page 11.
      Il imperas ke on pozez nova selo a lua kavalo.
      He demands that a new saddle is put on his horse.

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch cello, shortening of violoncello, from Italian violoncello.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛlo/
  • Hyphenation: sè‧lo

Noun[edit]

sèlo (first-person possessive seloku, second-person possessive selomu, third-person possessive selonya)

  1. (music) cello: a large stringed instrument of the violin family with four strings, tuned from lowest to highest C-G-D-A, and played with a bow, also possessing an endpin to support the instrument's weight.

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Javanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

selo

  1. Nonstandard spelling of séla.

Portuguese[edit]

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selo

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese seello, from Latin sigillum, diminutive of signum. Doublet of sigilo. Cognate with Galician selo and Spanish sello.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈse.lu/, [ˈse.lu]

  • Hyphenation: se‧lo

Noun[edit]

selo m (plural selos)

  1. seal (e.g., on a document)
  2. stamp
Derived terms[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛ.lu/, [ˈsɛ.lu]

  • Hyphenation: se‧lo

Verb[edit]

selo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of selar

Samoan[edit]

Samoan cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : selo

Numeral[edit]

selo

  1. zero

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *selo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sělo/
  • Hyphenation: se‧lo

Noun[edit]

sèlo n (Cyrillic spelling сѐло)

  1. a village
  2. the country, countryside
  3. rural area
    Ljubav je na selu - (TV broadcast "Farmer Wants a Wife" in Croatia)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Reflects Proto-Slavic *sědlo, from Proto-Indo-European *sed- (to sit), with a sense development similar to Polish posiedzenie, Latin sessio, English sitting.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sěːlo/
  • Hyphenation: se‧lo

Noun[edit]

sélo n (Cyrillic spelling се́ло)

  1. social call, visit
  2. rural evening social gathering, sometimes featuring traditional music and amusements
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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

selo

  1. inflection of ser:
    1. second-person singular imperative combined with lo
    2. second-person singular voseo imperative combined with lo

Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

selo

  1. (transitive) to slice or cut right through

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of selo
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st toselo foselo miselo
2nd noselo niselo
3rd Human oselom, moselof iselo, yoselo
Non-human iselo iselo, yoselo
* m - masculine, f - feminine, - archaic

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh