kál

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See also: kal and kål

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kál, from Old English cawel, caul, cāl, from Latin caulis, from Ancient Greek καυλός (kaulós, stem), from Proto-Indo-European *kaw(ǝ)l or *kowos (tubular bone, pipe).

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kál n (genitive singular káls, plural kál)

  1. cabbage (Brassica)

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n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kál kálið kál kálini
Accusative kál kálið kál kálini
Dative káli kálinum kálum kálunum
Genitive káls kálsins kála kálanna

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kál, from Old English cawel, caul, cāl, from Latin caulis, from Ancient Greek καυλός (kaulós, stem).

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Noun[edit]

kál n (genitive singular káls, no plural)

  1. a plant of the genus Brassica; cabbage, kale, cole, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, etc.

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