welle

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Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • wolle (non-native; but now common in some dialects via German)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German *willen, northern variant of wellen.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

welle ‎(third-person singular present well or wellt, past tense wollt, past participle jewollt or gewollt)

  1. (most dialects) to want (to)
    Su e Benemme welle mer hee net hann.
    We don't want that kind of behaviour here.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

welle

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of wellen

German[edit]

Verb[edit]

welle

  1. First-person singular present of wellen.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of wellen.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of wellen.
  4. Imperative singular of wellen.