spille

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

spille c (singular definite spillen, plural indefinite spiller)

  1. A music player, any device that can play music.

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

spille (imperative spil, infinitive at spille, present tense spiller, past tense spillede, perfect tense har spillet)

  1. to play (music, a game, in a theatrical performance)
  2. to move one's body, or a specific part of it, back and forth.

Usage notes[edit]

The second sense sometimes has a sexual meaning, especially used to mean the stroking of a penis, see also spille pik.

Conjugation[edit]



Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

spillē

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐍀𐌹𐌻𐌻𐌴

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

spille f

  1. plural of spilla

Anagrams[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English spillan.

Verb[edit]

spille

  1. Alternative form of spillen

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /spil.le/, [ˈspɪl.lə]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German spelen.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

spille (imperative spill, present tense spiller, passive spilles, simple past spilte, past participle spilt, present participle spillende)

  1. to play (a sport)
  2. to play (a musical instrument)
  3. spille inn (music etc.) to record (something)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse spilla

Verb[edit]

spille (inflections as above)

  1. to spill, slop
  2. to waste

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse spilla

Verb[edit]

spille (present tense spiller, past tense spilte, past participle spilt, passive infinitive spillast, present participle spillande, imperative spill)

  1. to spill, slop
  2. to waste

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