Deel

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See also: deel and dééł

Low German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German dēl, deil, from Old Saxon dēl, from Proto-Germanic *dailiz (part, deal), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰail- (part, watershed), cognate with English deal, Dutch deel and Swedish, Norwegian, Danish del.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Deel m (plural Deel)

  1. part

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German dēle, from Old Saxon thili, from Proto-Germanic *þiljǭ. More at thill.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Deel f (plural Deel)

  1. vestibule

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German *deil, northern variant of teil, from Proto-Germanic *dailą. Cognate with German Teil, Dutch deel, English dole, West Frisian diel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Deel m (plural Deeler)

  1. part, portion, component

Noun[edit]

Deel f (plural Deelen)

  1. share (of an inheritance)

Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German Teil, Dutch deel.

Noun[edit]

Deel n (plural Deele)

  1. part
  2. share

Plautdietsch[edit]

Noun[edit]

Deel n

  1. portion, proportion
  2. part
  3. deal

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Saterland Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian dēl, from Proto-Germanic *dailiz. More at deal.

Noun[edit]

Deel m

  1. A part; portion; share

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