val

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See also: Val, väl, văl, and -val

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

val m (plural vals)

  1. voucher

Verb[edit]

val

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of valer
  2. second-person singular imperative form of valer

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

val m

  1. bulwark, rampart

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb vallen (to fall).

Noun[edit]

val m (plural vallen, diminutive valletje n)

  1. fall (act of falling)
  2. downfall, demise
  3. trap, snare
  4. (in compounds) casus
  5. (in compounds) nightfall

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Verb[edit]

val

  1. first-person singular present indicative of vallen
  2. imperative of vallen

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Faroese[edit]

Noun[edit]

val n (genitive singular vals, plural val)

  1. choice
  2. (politics) election
  3. quality

Declension[edit]

n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative val valið val valini
Accusative val valið val valini
Dative vali valinum valum valunum
Genitive vals valsins vala valanna

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vallis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

val m (plural vals or vaux)

  1. (old-fashioned) valley

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vallis.

Noun[edit]

val f (plural valis)

  1. valley

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese val, from Latin vallis.

Noun[edit]

val m (plural vales)

  1. valley

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

val n

  1. choice
  2. selection

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

val f (invariable)

  1. apocopic form of valle

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

val

  1. rafsi of valsi.

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse vaðill (ford, shallow water).

Noun[edit]

val

  1. inlet, shallow bay
Inflection[edit]
References[edit]
  • “val” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse valr (the fallen).

Noun[edit]

val

  1. (poetic) battlefield
Inflection[edit]
References[edit]
  • “val” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse val.

Verb[edit]

val n (definite singular valet, indefinite plural val, definite plural vala)

  1. a choice
    Du har ikkje noko val.
    You don't have a choice.
  2. election
    Kven skal du røysta på til valet?
    Who are you going to vote for in the election?

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vallis.

Noun[edit]

val m (oblique plural vaus or vax or vals, nominative singular vaus or vax or vals, nominative plural val)

  1. valley

Descendants[edit]

  • English: vale (borrowed)
  • French: val

Old High German[edit]

Noun[edit]

val m

  1. fall

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

val

  1. (Portugal) third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of valer

Romanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Slavonic valŭ (Proto-Slavic *valъ), from Proto-Indo-European *wel(H)- (to turn, roll).

Noun[edit]

val n (plural valuri)

  1. wave
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin vallum (wall, rampart).

Noun[edit]

val n (plural valuri)

  1. earth rampart which served in antiquity as a military stronghold
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Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vallis.

Noun[edit]

val f (plural vals)

  1. valley

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *valъ, from Proto-Indo-European *wel(H)- (to turn, roll).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vȃl m (Cyrillic spelling ва̑л)

  1. wave

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *valъ, from Proto-Indo-European *wel(H)- (to turn, roll).

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Noun[edit]

vál m inan (genitive vála, nominative plural valôvi or váli)

  1. wave, undulation

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

val m (plural valles)

  1. apocopic form of valle valley

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse hvalr, from Proto-Germanic *hwalaz, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kʷálos (sheatfish).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

val c

  1. a whale
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse val.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Particularly: “same as above?”

Noun[edit]

val n

  1. an election[1]
  2. a choice
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Government terms, Government Offices of Sweden

Venetian[edit]

Pronounciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /val/
  • Hyphenation: vàl

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vallis.

Noun[edit]

val f (plural val)

  1. valley
Synonyms[edit]