gul

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *gula, close to Old High German kalo (bald, nakedl), Slavic* golь 'naked', *guliti 'to skin'[1].

Adjective[edit]

gul m (feminine gule)

  1. hornless

References[edit]

  1. ^ A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill ,Leiden 2000

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gulr, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰel- (to shine).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡuːl/, [ɡ̊uːˀl]

Adjective[edit]

gul (neuter gult, definite and plural gule)

  1. yellow (having yellow as its colour)
  2. (as a noun) yellow (colour)

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Germanic, uncertain but probably cognate with Frisian gol 'kind of heart', Middle English gulle 'friendly'

Adjective[edit]

gul (comparative guller, superlative gulst)

  1. generous, unselfish
  2. unsparing, plentiful
  3. hearty, cordial
    Hij lachte gul.
    He laughed heartily.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Germanic, from Middle Dutch gullekijn with diminutive ending (=-kein), plausibly related to geel 'yellow' (as it's stripes)

Noun[edit]

gul ? (plural gullen, diminutive gulletje n)

  1. young cod

Faroese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gul

  1. feminine nominative singular of gulur
  2. neuter nominative plural of gulur
  3. neuter accusative plural of gulur

Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian گل (gol).

Noun[edit]

gul f

  1. flower

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gulr

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gul (neuter singular gult, definite singular and plural gule, comparative gulere, indefinite superlative gulest, definite superlative guleste)

  1. yellow (colour)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gulr

Adjective[edit]

gul (neuter singular gult, definite singular and plural gule, comparative gulare, indefinite superlative gulast, definite superlative gulaste)

  1. yellow (colour)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

gul m (genitive guil)

  1. Verbal noun of guil.

Swedish[edit]

Rapeseed flowers

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gulr, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰel- (to shine).

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Adjective[edit]

gul

  1. colored yellow

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Noun[edit]

gul

  1. the color yellow

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Turkmen[edit]

Noun[edit]

gul (definite accusative guly, plural gullar)

  1. slave
  2. servant

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Uzbek[edit]

Noun[edit]

gul (plural gullar)

  1. flower

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Volapük[edit]

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Noun[edit]

gul (plural guls)

  1. angle
  2. corner

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Welsh[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gul

  1. Mutated form of cul (narrow).

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cul gul nghul chul

Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Persian گل (gul).

Noun[edit]

gul

  1. rose