Gal

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See also: gal, GAL, Gál, Gâl, gal-, gal., -gal, Gal., and Gał

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Gal

  1. Alternative form of Gal.

Symbol[edit]

Gal

  1. (metrology) The symbol for the cgs unit of acceleration, gal or galileo.

Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Gallus, probably of Celtic origin.

Proper noun[edit]

Gal m

  1. Gallus

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

Gal m

  1. Gaul (person)

Related terms[edit]


French[edit]

Noun[edit]

Gal m (plural Gaux)

  1. Abbreviation of général. (when used as a title)

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German galle, from Old High German galla, from Proto-Germanic *gallō. Cognate with German Galle, Dutch gal, English gall, West Frisian galle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Gal f (plural Galen)

  1. bile
  2. gall bladder

Synonyms[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Gallus, probably of Celtic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡal/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -al
  • Syllabification: Gal
  • Homophone: gal

Noun[edit]

Gal m pers (feminine Galijka)

  1. (historical) Gaul (one of the Gauls)

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

adjective
noun

Further reading[edit]

  • Gal in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Gal in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Gal f

  1. a female given name