Friulian vocabulary – MONT (world)

MONT (m.), world: Jesù al disè: Jo o soi la lûs dal mont, Jesus said: I am the light of the world; la fin dal mont, the end of the world; cognossût in dut il mont, known throughout the world, known the world over; il mont intîr, the entire world, the whole world; tal mont catolic, in the Catholic world; il mont ocidentâl, the occidental … Continue reading Friulian vocabulary – MONT (world)

Friulian vocabulary – VUERE (war)

VUERE (f.), war: lâ in vuere, to go to war; fâ vuere, to make war; fâur vuere ai nemîs, to make war against the enemies; tacâ vuere, to initiate war; jessi in vuere, to be at war; declarâ vuere, to declare war; prontâsi pe vuere, to ready for war; proclamâ la vuere sante, to proclaim holy war; e sclopà une vuere, a war broke out; … Continue reading Friulian vocabulary – VUERE (war)

Friulian vocabulary – CUARP (body)

CUARP (m.), body: il cuarp di Jesù, the body of Christ; ufrît i vuestris cuarps come une vitime vive, offer your bodies as a living sacrifice; Josef al invuluçà il cuarp di Crist tun linzûl mont, Joseph wrapped the body of Christ in a clean linen cloth; il lusôr dal cuarp al è il voli, the lamp of the body is the eye; lavâsi il … Continue reading Friulian vocabulary – CUARP (body)

Friulian vocabulary – SEGRET (secret)

SEGRET (m.), secret: tignî un segret, to keep a secret; al è bon di tignî un segret, he is good at keeping a secret; palesâ un segret, to divulge a secret; scuvierzi un segret, to discover a secret; contâ i siei segrets, to tell one’s secrets, to recount one’s secrets; dî in segret, to say in secret, to tell secretly; restâ tal segret, to remain … Continue reading Friulian vocabulary – SEGRET (secret)

Friulian vocabulary – PULVIN (dust)

PULVIN (m.), dust: il pulvin de tiere, the dust of the earth; un grignel di pulvin, a speck of dust; scjassâ il pulvin dai siei pîts, to shake off the dust from one’s feet; fâ deventâ pulvin e savalon, to make to become dust and sand; spacâsi il pulvin, to shake oneself from the dust; il prin om al è di pulvin, the first man … Continue reading Friulian vocabulary – PULVIN (dust)

Friulian vocabulary – STELE (star)

STELE (f.), star: contâ lis stelis, to count the stars; un cîl cun tantis stelis, a sky with many stars; un cîl cence stelis, a starless sky, a sky without stars; la stele sflandorose de buinore, the bright morning star; il soreli, la lune e lis stelis, the sun, the moon and the stars; sot des stelis, under the stars; une stele e colà dal … Continue reading Friulian vocabulary – STELE (star)

Friulian vocabulary – CRÔS (cross)

CRÔS (f.), cross: la crôs dal Signôr nestri Jesù Crist, the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ; Crist in crôs, Christ crucified, Christ on the cross; meti in crôs, to crucify, to put on the cross; lu meterin in crôs, they crucified him, they put him on the cross; nô o predicjìn Crist metût in crôs, we proclaim Christ crucified; patî la muart in crôs, … Continue reading Friulian vocabulary – CRÔS (cross)