Adele definition

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(person, proper) A feminine name.
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(mathematics) A member of a self-dual topological ring built on the field of rational numbers (or, more generally, any algebraic number field), and involving in a symmetric way all the completions of the field.
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A female given name.
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A Kwa language spoken in Ghana and neighboring Togo.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
adele
Plural:
adeles

Origin of adele

  • Anglicized form of Adèle, the French equivalent of Adela.

    From Wiktionary

  • Short for additive idele; coined by André Weil.

    From Wiktionary