heil

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

heil (third-person singular simple present heils, present participle heiling, simple past and past participle heiled)

  1. To greet with a Sieg Heil.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

heil n (uncountable)

  1. prosperity
  2. salvation

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German, from Old High German heil, from Proto-Germanic *hailaz, from Proto-Indo-European *kóh₂ilus (healthy, whole). Compare Low German heel, heil, hel, Dutch heel, English whole, hale, Danish hel.

Adjective[edit]

heil (comparative heiler, superlative am heilsten)

  1. whole
  2. safe

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

  • heil in Duden online

Icelandic[edit]

Adjective[edit]

heill m, heil f, heilt n

  1. (indefinite) feminine singular nominative of heill
  2. (indefinite) neuter plural nominative of heill
  3. (indefinite) neuter plural accusative of heill

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse heill, from Proto-Germanic *hailaz, from Proto-Indo-European *kóh₂ilus (healthy, whole).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

heil (masculine and feminine heil, neuter heilt, definite singular and plural heile, comparative heilare, indefinite superlative heilast, definite superlative heilaste)

  1. whole, not in pieces
  2. healthy; uninjured

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hailaz, whence also Old Saxon hēl, Old English hāl, Old Norse heill, Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐌹𐌻𐍃 (hails), Vandalic eils. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kóh₂ilus (healthy, whole).

Adjective[edit]

heil

  1. whole
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hailą, whence also Old English hæl, Old Norse heill

Noun[edit]

heil n

  1. luck

Old Norse[edit]

Adjective[edit]

heil

  1. feminine singular indefinite nominative of heill (‘whole’)
  2. neuter plural indefinite nominative or accusative of heill (‘whole’)