öl

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈøl]
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *wilä- (to kill). Cognates include Northern Mansi али (ali) and Komi-Zyrian вины (viny).[1] Possibly also related to the Turkic root reflected in e.g. Turkish öl- (to die).[2]

Verb[edit]

öl

  1. (transitive) to kill, slay, murder
    Synonyms: megöl, meggyilkol, elpusztít, kivégez
  2. (transitive) to devote, sacrifice, spend (money, time, energy) on something (-ba/-be) (often disproportionally much or fruitlessly)
    Synonyms: szán, fordít, áldoz, költ (money), tölt (time)
Conjugation[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

(With verbal prefixes):

Further reading[edit]
  • öl in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *süle (lap, fathom). Cognates include Finnish syli.

Noun[edit]

öl (plural ölek)

  1. lap (of a person)
    • 1847, Sándor Petőfi, Szeptember végén [End of September], translation by George Szirtes
      Elhull a virág, eliramlik az élet… / Űlj, hitvesem, űlj az ölembe ide!
      The petals are falling and life is declining. / Come sit in my lap, my beloved, my own!
  2. (archaic, poetic) loins of a woman (euphemism for the pubic region)
  3. fathom (a unit of measure, 1.89648384 m in Hungary)
  4. cord (a unit of measurement for firewood, about 4 m3)
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in -e-, front rounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative öl ölek
accusative ölet öleket
dative ölnek öleknek
instrumental öllel ölekkel
causal-final ölért ölekért
translative öllé ölekké
terminative ölig ölekig
essive-formal ölként ölekként
essive-modal
inessive ölben ölekben
superessive ölön öleken
adessive ölnél öleknél
illative ölbe ölekbe
sublative ölre ölekre
allative ölhöz ölekhez
elative ölből ölekből
delative ölről ölekről
ablative öltől ölektől
Possessive forms of öl
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. ölem öleim
2nd person sing. öled öleid
3rd person sing. öle ölei
1st person plural ölünk öleink
2nd person plural öletek öleitek
3rd person plural ölük öleik
Derived terms[edit]

(Expressions):

Further reading[edit]
  • öl in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

References[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ǫl (ale, beer), from Proto-Germanic *alu, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elut-. Cognate with Swedish öl.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

öl n (genitive singular öls, nominative plural öl)

  1. ale, beer (loosely), yill

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish öl, from Old Norse ǫl (ale, beer), from Proto-Germanic *alu, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elut- (beer), or *h₂elu- (bitter). Cognate with Icelandic öl. Probably related to Latin alūmen (alum); the meaning of "feast" comes from the custom of beer being served at feasts.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

öl n or c

  1. (neuter) a beer (a kind or brand of beer)
    Jag smakade ett riktigt gott öl igår.
    I tasted a really delicious beer yesterday.
  2. (common) a beer (a serving, as in one bottle or glass)
    Kan jag få en öl, tack.
    Can I have a beer, please.
  3. (neuter, archaic, in compound nouns) a feast
    Med anledning av landsfiskal Axelssons hastiga bortgång kommer gravöl att hållas på lördag eftermiddag.
    Because of sheriff Axelsson’s sudden departure, funeral arrangements (literally: “funeral feast”) will be held on Saturday afternoon.

Declension[edit]

Declension of öl 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative öl ölet öl ölen
Genitive öls ölets öls ölens
Declension of öl 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative öl ölet öler ölerna
Genitive öls ölets ölers ölernas
Declension of öl 2
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative öl ölen öl ölen
Genitive öls ölens öls ölens

Derived terms[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ölmek (to die).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈøl/
  • Hyphenation: öl

Verb[edit]

öl

  1. singular imperative of ölmek (die)
  2. singular negative imperative of ölmemek
    yavaşça öl!die slowly!