þyrel

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þurhilą ‎(hole, opening), from Proto-Indo-European *ter- ‎(through, over), equivalent to Old English þurh ‎(through) +‎ -el. More at through.

Noun[edit]

þyrel n

  1. A hole made through anything; an opening; aperture; orifice; perforation.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þurhilaz ‎(perforated, pierced), from Proto-Indo-European *ter- ‎(through, over), equivalent to Old English þurh ‎(through) +‎ -el. Cognate with Old High German durihhil, durchil ‎(perforated, pierced, adjective).

Adjective[edit]

þyrel

  1. Pierced; perforated; full of holes; pierced through; having a hole or holes.