hal

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See also: HAL, Hal, hál, hâl, häl, hål, and hæl

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse hǫll (large living room).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hal c (singular definite hallen, plural indefinite haller)

  1. hall
  2. sports centre
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Etymology 2[edit]

See hale.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /haːl/, [hæːˀl]

Verb[edit]

hal

  1. Imperative of hale.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch halle, from Old Dutch *halla, from Frankish *halla, *hala, from Proto-Germanic *hallō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱel- (to hide, cover, conceal). Compare Low German Hall, German Halle, English hall, Danish hall.

Noun[edit]

hal f (plural hallen, diminutive halletje n)

  1. hall, hallway
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

hal n (plural hallen, diminutive halletje n)

  1. frozen ground

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɒl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: hal

Etymology 1[edit]

From the same Proto-Uralic *kala as Finnish and Estonian kala.

Noun[edit]

hal (plural halak)

  1. fish
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Compound words

Etymology 2[edit]

From the same Proto-Uralic *kola- (to die), *kaxlï- (to die) as Finnish kuolla.

Verb[edit]

hal

  1. to die
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With verb prefixes

Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

hal

  1. affair

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hailaz, from Proto-Indo-European *kóh₂ilus (healthy, whole, intact, well-omened). Cognate with Old Frisian hēl (West Frisian hiel), Old Saxon hēl (Low German hel, heel, heil) Dutch heel, geheel (healthy), Old High German heil (German heil (healthy)), Old Norse heill (Danish and Swedish hel (whole)), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐌹𐌻𐍃 (hails), Vandalic eils. The Proto-Indo-European root is also the source of Old Church Slavonic целъ (celŭ) (Russian целый (celyj, whole, healthy)), Ancient Greek κοῖλυ (koîlu, goodness, beauty), Welsh coel (sign).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hāl

  1. sound, healthy, intact
    Iosep axode hwæðer hira fæder wære hal. Joseph asked whether their father were well. (Genesis)
  2. whole, undivided

Declension[edit]

Weak Strong
singular plural singular plural
m n f m n f m n f
nominative hāla hāle hāle hālan nom. hāl hāle hāl hāla, -e
accusative hālan hāle hālan acc. hālne hāl hāle hāle hāl hāla, -e
genitive hālan hālra, hālena gen. hāles hāles hālre hālra
dative hālan hālum dat. hālum hālum hālre hālum
instrumental hāle


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Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

hal f

  1. genitive plural of hala

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hal, halare, halast

  1. slippery

Turkish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حال (ḥāl).

Noun[edit]

hal (definite accusative halli, plural haller)

  1. solution
    Meselinin hallini üzerine aldı.
    [He/She/It] took the solution of the issue on [him/her/it]self.

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