egal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French égal. See equal.

Adjective[edit]

egal (comparative more egal, superlative most egal)

  1. (obsolete) equal; impartial
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?)

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French égal

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

egal (comparative egaler, superlative am egalsten)

  1. (usually predicative only) all the same, unimportant
    Das ist mir egal. - That's all the same to me.
    Es könnte mir gar nicht egaler sein. ‑ I couldn't care less.
  2. (dated, still used by some older speakers) the same, matching, alike
    Das sind zwei egale Hemden. ‑ These are two matching shirts.

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

egal

  1. no matter
    Egal was du sagst: ich bleibe dabei.
    No matter what you say: my opinion won't change.

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Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French égal (equal). 

Adjective[edit]

egal

  1. equal

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French égal

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

egal 4 nom/acc forms

  1. equal, even

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

egal

  1. equally, evenly

Noun[edit]

egal m (plural egalifeminine equivalent egală)

  1. an equal, a match

Declension[edit]