appel

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See also: Appel, appèl, and Äppel

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French appel

Noun[edit]

appel (plural appels)

  1. (fencing) An act of striking the ground with the leading foot to frighten, distract, or mislead one's opponent.

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Verb[edit]

appel (third-person singular simple present appels, present participle appeling, simple past and past participle appeled)

  1. Obsolete spelling of appeal

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch appel.

Noun[edit]

appel (plural appels, diminutive appeltjie)

  1. apple

Dutch[edit]

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

From Old Dutch *appel, *appul, from Proto-Germanic *aplaz; compare West Frisian apel, English apple, German Apfel; from Proto-Indo-European *abel-, *h₂ébl̥, *h₂ebōl (apple, apple-tree)

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Noun[edit]

Appel
Apple

appel m (plural appels or appelen, diminutive appeltje n)

  1. apple
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Etymology 2[edit]

From French appel.

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Noun[edit]

appel n (plural appels, diminutive appelletje n)

  1. appeal
    Christen Democratisch Appèl — Christian Democratic Appeal (the name of a Dutch political party: old spelling with the accent on te -e-)

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French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

appel m (plural appels)

  1. call
  2. appeal

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Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aplaz. Compare Old English æppel.

Noun[edit]

appel m

  1. apple

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Old Saxon[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aplaz. Compare Old Frisian appel, Old English æppel, Old High German apful.

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appel m

  1. apple

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This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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West Frisian[edit]

Noun[edit]

appel c (plural appels)

  1. apple

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