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English

Etymology 1

From delta, the symbol being an inverted delta

Pronunciation

Noun

del (uncountable)

  1. (vector algebra) The symbol ∇ used to denote the gradient operator.
Synonyms
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Etymology 2

See deal

Noun

Singular
del

Plural
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del ({{{1}}})
  1. (obsolete) a part, portion

Etymology 3

Shortening

Abbreviation

del

  1. delegate
  2. delegation
  3. delete

Albanian

Verb

del (3rd. gender singular he/she)

  1. to exit
  2. to go out

Usage notes


Asturian

Etymology

From a contraction of the preposition de (of, from) + masculine singular article el (the).

Contraction

del m.

  1. of the, from the

Catalan

Contraction

del

  1. (contraction of the preposition de and the article el) of the

Galician

Etymology

From contraction of preposition de (of, from) + third-person masculine singular pronoun el (he, him, it)

Contraction

del m. (feminine dela, masculine plural deles, feminine plural delas)

  1. of him, of it, from him, from it

Italian

Etymology

  • prep di + article il

Contraction

del

  1. of the, from the (+ a masculine noun in singular).

Norwegian

Noun

del

  1. part, portion, share
  2. en god del -- a great deal, a lot

Romani

Verb

del

  1. to give

Derived terms


Slovene

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *dělъ.

Noun

del m.

  1. part

Spanish

Etymology

  • prep de + article el

Contraction

del

  1. of the, from the (+ a masculine noun in singular).

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

del c.

Inflection for del Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative del delen delar delarna
Genitive dels delens delars delarnas
  1. part (of a whole); share

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Volapük

Noun

del

  1. day

Related terms


Welsh

Adjective

del

  1. pretty

West Frisian

Adverb

del

  1. down

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