veli

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See also: velí, veļi, Veli, vēli, and вели

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈveli/
  • Hyphenation: ve‧li

Verb[edit]

veli (present velas, past velis, future velos, conditional velus, volitive velu)

  1. to sail

Conjugation[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *velji. Cognate with Finnish veli.

Noun[edit]

veli (genitive velje, partitive velje) veli (genitive velle, partitive velle)

  1. (uncommon) brother

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *velji. Cognate with Northern Sami viellja, Karelian velj, Estonian veli.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋeli/, [ˈʋe̞li]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eli
  • Syllabification: ve‧li

Noun[edit]

veli

  1. brother

Declension[edit]

Inflection of this word is somewhat irregular. The stem in inflected forms is velj-.

Inflection of veli (Kotus type 7/ovi, no gradation)
nominative veli veljet
genitive veljen veljien
partitive veljeä veljiä
illative veljeen veljiin
singular plural
nominative veli veljet
accusative nom. veli veljet
gen. veljen
genitive veljen veljien
partitive veljeä veljiä
inessive veljessä veljissä
elative veljestä veljistä
illative veljeen veljiin
adessive veljellä veljillä
ablative veljeltä veljiltä
allative veljelle veljille
essive veljenä veljinä
translative veljeksi veljiksi
instructive veljin
abessive veljettä veljittä
comitative veljineen
Possessive forms of veli (type ovi)
possessor singular plural
1st person veljeni veljemme
2nd person veljesi veljenne
3rd person veljensä

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

veli m

  1. plural of velo

Verb[edit]

veli

  1. second-person singular present indicative of velare
  2. first-person singular present subjunctive of velare
  3. second-person singular present subjunctive of velare
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of velare
  5. third-person singular imperative of velare

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

vēlī

  1. genitive singular of vēlum

Maltese[edit]

Noun[edit]

veli

  1. plural of velu

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English veil.

Noun[edit]

veli (n class, plural veli)

  1. veil (something to hide an object)

Võro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *velji.

Noun[edit]

veli (genitive vele or velle, partitive veljä or velle)

  1. brother

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.