æl

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See æla (to shower)

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Noun[edit]

æl n (genitive singular æls, plural æl)

  1. shower

Declension[edit]

Declension of æl
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative æl ælið æl ælini
accusative æl ælið æl ælini
dative æli ælinum ælum ælunum
genitive æls ælsins æla ælanna

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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *alaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

æl m

  1. awl, hook, fork

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Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: alle, al

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *ālu, from Proto-Germanic *ēlō.

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Noun[edit]

ǣl f

  1. Alternative form of æl (awl)

Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *āl, from Proto-Germanic *ēlaz.

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Noun[edit]

ǣl m

  1. eel
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