Pól

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Pól m

  1. A male given name, cognate to Paul.

Usage notes[edit]

Patronymics

  • son of Pól: Pólsson IPA(key): [ˈpœlsɔn]
  • daughter Pól: Pólsdóttir IPA(key): [ˈpɔlsˌdœtːɪr]

The fact that the pronunciation of Pólsson makes out of /poul/ a /pøl/ made the Faroese writer and musician Petur Pólson Jensen, to write his patronymic name with only one S.

Alternative forms[edit]

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Pól
Accusative Pól
Dative Póli
Genitive Póls

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Paulus, perhaps via Anglo-Norman Paul and/or English Paul.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Pól m (genitive Phóil)

  1. A male given name, cognate to Paul.

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Pól Phól bPól
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.