Eil

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See also: eil, eil-, eil., -eil, Éil, and éilʼ

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ūwila, from Proto-Germanic *uwwalǭ. Cognate with German Eule, Dutch uil, English owl, Icelandic ugla.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Eil f (plural Eilen)

  1. owl

Synonyms[edit]


Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare German Eule, Dutch uil, English owl.

Noun[edit]

Eil f (plural Eile)

  1. owl

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare German Eile, Dutch ijl.

Noun[edit]

Eil f

  1. haste

Plautdietsch[edit]

Noun[edit]

Eil f (plural Eile)

  1. barley bread

Noun[edit]

Eil n

  1. hurry, rush