finale vs finis what difference

what is difference between finale and finis

English

Etymology

From Italian finale (ending), from Late Latin fīnālis, from Latin fīnis (end; boundary, limit). Doublet of final.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɑːli
  • (UK) IPA(key): /fɪˈnɑːli/
  • (US) IPA(key): /fɨˈnɑli/, /fɨˈnæli/

Noun

finale (plural finales)

  1. The grand end of something, especially a show or piece of music.
  2. (narratology) The chronological conclusion of a series of narrative works.

Antonyms

  • premiere

Derived terms

  • grand finale

Translations

Anagrams

  • elafin

Albanian

Noun

finale f (indefinite plural finale, definite singular finalja, definite plural finalet)

  1. (sports) final

Declension


Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from Italian finale, from Latin finālis. The sports sense derived from French finale.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fiˈnaːlə/
  • Hyphenation: fi‧na‧le
  • Rhymes: -aːlə

Noun

finale f (plural finales, diminutive finaletje n)

  1. a final, e.g. the end-round in a competition
  2. the finale of a music piece

Derived terms

  • achtste finale
  • bekerfinale
  • halve finale
  • kwartfinale
  • seizoensfinale
  • troostfinale

Adjective

finale

  1. Inflected form of finaal

French

Pronunciation

Adjective

finale

  1. feminine singular of final

Noun

finale f (plural finales)

  1. a final

Derived terms

  • demi-finale
  • finaliste
  • grande finale
  • quart de finale
  • petite finale

Further reading

  • “finale” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Anagrams

  • enfila
  • enflai

Italian

Etymology

From Late Latin fīnālis, from Latin fīnis (end; boundary, limit), whence fine. Surface analysis: fine (end; limit; goal) +‎ -ale.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fiˈna.le/
  • Hyphenation: fi‧nà‧le

Adjective

finale (plural finali)

  1. final, ending
    Synonyms: conclusivo, ultimo
    Antonym: iniziale

Noun

finale m (plural finali)

  1. end, ending, conclusion
  2. finale
  3. (wine) finish (sensations a wine leaves on the palate after degustation)

Antonyms

  • inizio
  • principio

Noun

finale f (plural finali)

  1. (sports) final, finals
  2. (of a contest) last round, final trial
  3. (linguistics) termination, ending, final clause

Derived terms

Related terms

  • fine
  • finire

Anagrams

  • alfine, felina

Latin

Adjective

fīnāle

  1. nominative neuter singular of fīnālis
  2. accusative neuter singular of fīnālis
  3. vocative neuter singular of fīnālis

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Italian finale

Noun

finale m (definite singular finalen, indefinite plural finaler, definite plural finalene)

  1. a final (last round of a competition)
  2. finale

Derived terms

  • cupfinale
  • kvartfinale
  • semifinale

References

  • “finale” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Anagrams

  • fialen, fleina

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Italian finale

Noun

finale m (definite singular finalen, indefinite plural finalar, definite plural finalane)

  1. a final (last round of a competition)
  2. finale

Derived terms

  • cupfinale
  • kvartfinale
  • semifinale

References

  • “finale” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Polish

Noun

finale

  1. locative singular of finał
  2. vocative singular of finał

Portuguese

Etymology

From Italian finale. Doublet of final.

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /fiˈna.li/

Noun

finale m (plural finales)

  1. (chiefly art) finale (grand end of a show or piece of music)

Serbo-Croatian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /finǎːle/
  • Hyphenation: fi‧na‧le

Noun

finále m or n (Cyrillic spelling фина́ле)

  1. finale
  2. finals

Declension



English

Etymology

From Middle English finis, from Latin fīnis (end; limit). Doublet of fine.

Pronunciation

IPA(key): /ˈfɪnɪs/, /fiːˈniː/

Noun

finis

  1. The end (of a book or other work).
    • 1836, — Frederick Marryat, Mr Midshipman Easy
      He had gone through the work from the title-page to the finis at least forty times, and had just commenced it over again.
    • , Episode 16
      Highly providential was the appearance on the scene of Corny Kelleher when Stephen was blissfully unconscious but for that man in the gap turning up at the eleventh hour the finis might have been that he might have been a candidate for the accident ward []

Esperanto

Verb

finis

  1. past of fini

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /fi.ni/
  • Homophones: fini, finie, finies, finit, finît
  • Rhymes: -i

Adjective

finis

  1. masculine plural of fini

Verb

finis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of finir
  2. second-person singular present indicative of finir
  3. first-person singular past historic of finir
  4. second-person singular past historic of finir
  5. second-person singular imperative of finir

Participle

finis

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of finir

Ido

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfinis/

Verb

finis

  1. past of finar

Latin

Etymology

Disputed. Possibly for *fignis, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeygʷ- (to stick, set up), whence figō, or for *fidnis, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyd- (to split), whence findō.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈfiː.nis/, [ˈfiːnɪs̠]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈfi.nis/, [ˈfiːnis]

Noun

fīnis m (genitive fīnis); third declension

  1. end
    • 29-19 BC, Vergil. Aeneid, I
  2. limit, border, bound boundary, frontier
  3. (in the plural) boundaries, bounds; by extension, territory, region, lands
  4. limit in duration, term (duration of a set length)
  5. end, purpose, aim, object, telos
  6. death, end (of life)
  7. amount (in late juridical writings)

Declension

Third-declension noun (i-stem, ablative singular in -e or ).

Usage notes

According to Lewis & Short, fīnis does occasionally appear as a feminine noun in both the ante-classical and post-classical eras.

Derived terms

  • affīnis
  • fīniō
  • fīnitimus

Antonyms

  • initium
  • orīgō

Descendants

Verb

fīnīs

  1. second-person singular present active of fīniō

References

Further reading

  • finis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • finis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • finis in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • finis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[2], London: Macmillan and Co.

Pijin

Etymology

From English finish

Particle

finis

  1. Tense marker for the past perfect tense

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