wele

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Bambara[edit]

Verb[edit]

wele

  1. to call
  2. to invite

Derived terms[edit]


Fijian[edit]

Noun[edit]

wele

  1. indifference

Adjective[edit]

wele

  1. careless, unconcerned
  2. reckless (vakawelewele to specify connotative sense)
  3. neuter

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]

Inherited from Old English wela, from Proto-West Germanic *welō, *walō, from Proto-Germanic *walô. For more; see English weal.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

wele

  1. prosperity; happiness; well-being
    • c. Late 14th Century, Pearl, Lines 340-343
      Ofte mony mon forgos þe mo. // Þe oȝte better þyseluen blesse // And love ay God in wele and wo, // For anger gaynez þe not a cresse;
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • English: weal
  • Scots: weal, weel

Etymology 2[edit]

Adverb[edit]

wele

  1. Alternative form of wel

Adjective[edit]

wele

  1. Alternative form of wel

Etymology 3[edit]

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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)


Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

wele

  1. (transitive) to hang (something)

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of wele
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st towele fowele miwele
2nd nowele niwele
3rd Masculine owele iwele, yowele
Feminine mowele
Neuter iwele
- archaic

References[edit]

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

Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

wele

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