aksel

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Cimbrian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German ahsel, from Old High German ahsla, from Proto-Germanic *ahslō (shoulder). Cognate with German Achsel, Dutch assel, English axle (shoulder), Icelandic öxl.

Noun[edit]

àksel f (plural akseln)

  1. shoulder
    Dar Sansuun, metten akseln hat gajukhet iidar in tèmpien.
    Samson knocked down the temple with his shoulders.

References[edit]

  • “àksala, àksel” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse ǫxull m, from Proto-Germanic *ahsulaz, cognate with Norwegian aksel, Swedish axel. Related to the following word.

Noun[edit]

aksel c (singular definite akslen or (unofficial) akselen, plural indefinite aksler)

  1. axle
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ǫxl f, from Proto-Germanic *ahslō, cognate with Norwegian aksel, Swedish axel, English axle, German Achsel.

Noun[edit]

aksel c (singular definite akslen, plural indefinite aksler)

  1. (archaic) shoulder
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Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

aksel (first-person possessive akselku, second-person possessive akselmu, third-person possessive akselnya)

  1. (education, colloquial) clipping of akselerasi (acceleration).

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse ǫxull.

Noun[edit]

aksel m (definite singular akselen, indefinite plural aksler, definite plural akslene)

  1. an axle
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Derived terms[edit]
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ǫxl.

Noun[edit]

aksel m or f (definite singular akselen or aksla, indefinite plural aksler, definite plural akslene)

  1. a shoulder
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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse ǫxull.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aksel m (definite singular akselen, indefinite plural akslar, definite plural akslane)

  1. an axle
    Synonym: aksling
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ǫxl, from Proto-Germanic *ahslō.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aksel f (definite singular aksla, indefinite plural aksler, definite plural akslene)

  1. (anatomy) a shoulder
    Synonyms: skulder, herd

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Polish[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after Norwegian skater Axel Paulsen (1855–1938), who in 1882 became the first to perform the jump.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈak.sɛl/
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  • Rhymes: -aksɛl
  • Syllabification: ak‧sel

Noun[edit]

aksel m inan

  1. (figure skating) axel (jump that includes one (or more than one) complete turn and a half turn while in the air)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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