huile

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Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

huile

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of huilen

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Middle French huyle, from Old French uile, from Latin oleum, from olea (olive), from Ancient Greek ἐλαία (elaía, olive). The h was added in Middle French to indicate a vocalic u, as opposed to vile, which was spelled uile at the time.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

huile f (plural huiles)

  1. oil (liquid fat)
  2. big gun, big cheese

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

huile

  1. first-person singular present indicative of huiler
  2. third-person singular present indicative of huiler
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of huiler
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of huiler
  5. second-person singular imperative of huiler

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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French uile, from Latin oleum, from olea (olive), from Ancient Greek ἐλαία (elaía, olive).

Noun[edit]

huile f (plural huiles)

  1. oil

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

huile

  1. h-prothesized form of uile

Old Irish[edit]

Determiner[edit]

huile

  1. Alternative spelling of uile.