Appel

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See also: appel, appèl, and Äppel

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Appel

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Appel is the 4,473rd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 7,938 individuals. Appel is most common among White (93.74%) individuals.

Anagrams[edit]


Central Franconian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German apfel, compare German Apfel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Appel m (plural Äppel, diminutive Äppelche)

  1. (most dialects) apple

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested as appele in 1146. Etymology unknown. Usually intepreted as a compound of appel (apple) and lo (light forest on sandy soil, pool). An alternative interpretation reads the first component as Old Dutch *apa (river, current).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Ap‧pel

Proper noun[edit]

Appel n

  1. A hamlet in Nijkerk, Gelderland, Netherlands.

East Central German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German apfel

Noun[edit]

Appel

  1. (Upper Saxon) apple

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

German Low German and Central German form of standard Upper German Apfel (compare Middle Low German appel). Adopted from there into colloquial standard German.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈapl̩/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Appel m (genitive Appels, plural Äppel)

  1. (colloquial, regional, northern and central Germany) Alternative form of Apfel (apple)
    Ich hab den ganzen Tag noch nix gegessen außer 'n Appel heut morgen.
    I haven't eaten anything the whole day except an apple this morning.

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Derived terms[edit]


German Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German appel, from Old Saxon appel. More at apple.

Noun[edit]

Appel m (plural Äppel or Appels)

  1. apple (fruit)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • German: Appel (colloquial, regional)

Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Rhine Franconian, from Middle High German apfel. Compare German Apfel, Dutch appel, English apple.

Noun[edit]

Appel m (plural Eppel)

  1. apple

Saterland Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian appel, from Proto-West Germanic *applu. More at apple.

Noun[edit]

Appel m

  1. apple