ethel

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English ethel, from Old English æþel, ēþel.

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Noun[edit]

ethel

  1. The letter Œ/œ, or the rune .
Synonyms[edit]
  • (letter, rune): odal

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ethel

  1. A kind of tree, perhaps a tamarisk, found in northern Africa and in Arabia, which has dark, bluish wood.

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ethel

  1. homeland, ancestral territory (especially of the Anglo-Saxons or other Germanic peoples)
  2. patrimony

Adjective[edit]

ethel

  1. athel (noble)