igil

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Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

iġil m

  1. hedgehog; porcupine

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: ile

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *igilaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eǵʰis (hedgehog). Cognate with Proto-Slavic *ežь, Ancient Greek ἐχῖνος (ekhînos), Old English igel.

Noun[edit]

igil m

  1. hedgehog

Descendants[edit]