baal

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See also: Baal, bål, baʼal, Baʿal, and Ba'al

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Baal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

baal (plural baals)

  1. a false deity or idol
  2. (obsolete, derogatory) Catholic or Orthodox icons of the saints.

Synonyms[edit]

Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

baal m

  1. (Sette Comuni) drainage channel
    Elchar stall hat an baal so büuran ausar ausont 's lautare.
    Each barn has a drainage channel to carry the liquid outside.

References[edit]

  • “baal” 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

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /baːl/, [baːl]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: baal
  • Rhymes: -aːl

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch bale, from Old French bale.

Noun[edit]

baal f (plural balen, diminutive baaltje n)

  1. A bale of hay or straw.
  2. A closed bag or package of wares.
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: baal
  • Indonesian: bal

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

baal

  1. first-person singular present indicative of balen
  2. imperative of balen

Limos Kalinga[edit]

Noun[edit]

baál

  1. G-string

Somali[edit]

Noun[edit]

baal ?

  1. wing

Yucatec Maya[edit]

Verb[edit]

baal (transitive)

  1. to hide, to conceal
  2. to protect, to shelter, to shield
  3. to guard, to keep

Inflection[edit]