æppel

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aplaz, from Proto-Indo-European *abl-, *ablu-. Compare Old Saxon and Old Frisian appel, Old High German apful.

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Noun[edit]

æppel m (nominative plural æppela)

  1. fruit, apple
    Æppel unsælga, deaþ-beames ofet. The unblessed apple, fruit of the tree of death. (Cædmon’s Metrical Paraphrase)
  2. apple tree

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