אייל

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ʾayyal-.

Noun[edit]

אייל \ אַיָּל ('ayálm (feminine counterpart איילה \ אַיָּלָה)

  1. (male) deer, stag

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

אייל \ אֱיָל ('eyálm

  1. power, strength

Proper noun[edit]

אייל \ אֱיָל ('eyálm

  1. A male given name, transliterated as Eyal

Yiddish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German öle, from Old High German oli, from Latin oleum, from Ancient Greek ἔλαιον (élaion, olive oil). Compare German Öl.

Noun[edit]

אייל (eylm, plural איילן (eyln)

  1. oil

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German ele, elle, derived from the plural eln, ellen by interpretation of -n as a plural ending, from Old High German elina. Compare German Elle.

Noun[edit]

אייל (eylf, plural איילן (eyln)

  1. ell, cubit (unit of about 45 inches)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From English ale.

Noun[edit]

אייל (eylm

  1. ale