Schall

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Schall (plural Schalls)

  1. A surname.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German schal, from Old High German scal, from Proto-West Germanic *skellan, from Proto-Germanic *skellaną, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kelh₁- (to call, shout).

Cognate with Dutch schal and Swedish skall. Compare English low (to moo).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃal/
  • Rhymes: -al
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Schall m (strong, genitive Schalles or Schalls, plural Schalle or Schälle)

  1. sound

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Schall” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Schall” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Schall” in Duden online

Hunsrik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German schal, from Old High German scal, from Proto-Germanic *skellan-, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kelh₁- (to call, shout).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Schall m (plural Schell or Schall)

  1. sound

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schall” in Duden online
  2. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), Bern, München: Francke Verlag

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German schal, from Old High German scal, from Proto-West Germanic *skellan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Schall m (uncountable)

  1. sound

Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German schal, from Old High German scal, from Proto-West Germanic *skellan. Compare German Schall.

Noun[edit]

Schall m (plural Schalle)

  1. sound
  2. echo