skil

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

skil (plural skils)

  1. obsolete spelling of skill

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skil, derived from the same root *skel- as skilja (to separate, to understand), but without a -j- suffix.

Noun[edit]

skil n pl

  1. boundary, division
  2. understanding, knowledge
  3. due and proper treatment, that which duty requires
  4. delivery, handing in of something due, e.g. of an assignment, paper, etc., but also payment, e.g. of rent
  5. (weaving) the space between threads through which one weaves
  6. (meteorology) front (transition zone between airmasses)
  7. message

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Verb[edit]

skil

  1. skil (I understand), the present active indicative first person singular of skilja (to understand)
    Ég skil ekki.
    I don't understand.
  2. skil (understand!), the shortened active imperative of skilja (to understand)

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

skil (plural skils)

  1. skill

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