wele

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Manipa[edit]

Noun[edit]

wele

  1. water

References[edit]

  • James T. Collins, The Historical Relationships of the Languages of Central Maluku, Indonesia (1983), page 70

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English wela, from Proto-Germanic *walô. For more; see English weal (prosperity).

Noun[edit]

wele

  1. prosperity; happiness; well-being
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English hwēol.

Noun[edit]

wele

  1. Alternative form of whele (wheel)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for wele in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

wele

  1. (literary) third-person singular imperative of gweld