engel

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse engill (angel).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛnɡəl/, [ˈɛŋl̩]

Noun[edit]

engel c (singular definite englen or engelen, plural indefinite engle)

  1. angel

Inflection[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

engel m (plural engelen, diminutive engeltje n)

  1. angel
  2. A person of the Angles tribe (Dutch: Engelen or Angelen, same root as English)

Anagrams[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English engel.

Noun[edit]

engel (genitive engles, plural engles)

  1. angel

Middle High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German engil.

Noun[edit]

engel m

  1. angel

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

engel m (definite singular engelen, indefinite plural engler, definite plural englene)

  1. an angel

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

engel m (definite singular engelen, indefinite plural englar, definite plural englane)

  1. an angel

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos, messenger). Cognate with Old Frisian angel, engel, Old Saxon engil, Middle Dutch engel (Dutch engel), Old High German angil, engil (German Engel), Old Norse engill (Swedish ängel). (Gothic 𐌰𐌲𐌲𐌹𐌻𐌿𐍃 (aggilus) was apparently borrowed directly from the Greek.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

engel m

  1. angel

Declension[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

engel (definite accusative engeli, plural engeller)

  1. obstacle

Synonyms[edit]