villi

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

villi

  1. (biology) plural of villus

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Norse villr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋilːi/, [ˈʋilːi]
  • Rhymes: -ilːi
  • Syllabification: vil‧li

Adjective[edit]

villi (comparative villimpi, superlative villein)

  1. wild
  2. savage
  3. feral (wild, untamed, especially of domesticated animals having returned to the wild)
  4. wildcat (unauthorized)
    Juutalaiset siirtolaiset ovat pystyttäneet uusia villejä siirtokuntia Länsirannan mäkien päälle.
    Jewish settlers have been putting up new wildcat outposts on hilltops in the West Bank.
  5. far-fetched (not likely; difficult to believe)
    Hänellä on paljon villejä ideoita rahan ansaitsemiseksi.
    He is full of far-fetched ideas to make money.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of villi (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative villi villit
genitive villin villien
partitive villiä villejä
illative villiin villeihin
singular plural
nominative villi villit
accusative nom. villi villit
gen. villin
genitive villin villien
partitive villiä villejä
inessive villissä villeissä
elative villistä villeistä
illative villiin villeihin
adessive villillä villeillä
ablative villiltä villeiltä
allative villille villeille
essive villinä villeinä
translative villiksi villeiksi
instructive villein
abessive villittä villeittä
comitative villeine
Possessive forms of villi (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person villini villimme
2nd person villisi villinne
3rd person villinsä
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.

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Noun[edit]

villi

  1. (obsolete, politically incorrect) Short for villi-ihminen (savage).

Declension[edit]

Inflection of villi (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative villi villit
genitive villin villien
partitive villiä villejä
illative villiin villeihin
singular plural
nominative villi villit
accusative nom. villi villit
gen. villin
genitive villin villien
partitive villiä villejä
inessive villissä villeissä
elative villistä villeistä
illative villiin villeihin
adessive villillä villeillä
ablative villiltä villeiltä
allative villille villeille
essive villinä villeinä
translative villiksi villeiksi
instructive villein
abessive villittä villeittä
comitative villeineen
Possessive forms of villi (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person villini villimme
2nd person villisi villinne
3rd person villinsä

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From German Willi, from Slovak víly, plural of víla (fairy).

Noun[edit]

villi (plural villik)

  1. fairy
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative villi villik
accusative villit villiket
dative villinek villiknek
instrumental villivel villikkel
causal-final villiért villikért
translative villivé villikké
terminative villiig villikig
essive-formal villiként villikként
essive-modal
inessive villiben villikben
superessive villin villiken
adessive villinél villiknél
illative villibe villikbe
sublative villire villikre
allative villihez villikhez
elative villiből villikből
delative villiről villikről
ablative villitől villiktől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
villié villiké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
villiéi villikéi
Possessive forms of villi
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. villim villijeim
2nd person sing. villid villijeid
3rd person sing. villije villijei
1st person plural villink villijeink
2nd person plural villitek villijeitek
3rd person plural villijük villijeik

Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation of villamos.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

villi (plural villik)

  1. (informal) tram
Declension[edit]

This nominal needs an inflection-table template.

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References[edit]

  • Idegen szavak és kifejezések szótára, Bakos Ferenc, Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, 1989, →ISBN
  • Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg Le Villi on Wikipedia.Wikipedia According to the legend of the villi, when a woman dies of a broken heart, the fairies force the heart breaker to dance until death.

Ingrian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

villi

  1. wild

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

villi m

  1. plural of villo

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

villī

  1. nominative plural of villus
  2. genitive singular of villus
  3. vocative plural of villus

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French veillier, from Latin vigilare, present active infinitive of vigilo (I watch).

Verb[edit]

villi

  1. (France) to watch over

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