Dill

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See also: dill and díll

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Dill

  1. A surname​.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German tille, from Old High German tilli. The modern consonantism is Central and Low German (cf. Middle Low German dille). Cognate with Dutch dille, English dill.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dill m (genitive Dills or Dilles, plural Dille)

  1. dill

Further reading[edit]

  • Dill in Duden online

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German dilla, from Proto-Germanic *þiljǭ. Cognate with German Diele, Dutch deel, English thill.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dill m (plural Dill or Diller)

  1. plank, board
  2. bowling lane

Derived terms[edit]