cealf

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kalbaz, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷolbʰo- ‎(womb, animal young). Compare Old Saxon and Old Dutch kalf (Low German Kalf, Dutch kalf), West Frisian keal, Old High German kalb (German Kalb), Old Norse kalfr (Danish kalv, Icelandic kálfur).

Noun[edit]

cealf n

  1. calf (young bovine)

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