cild

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Arabic جلد‎.

Noun[edit]

cild (definite accusative cildi, plural cildlər)

  1. (anatomy) skin
  2. binding (spine of a book)
  3. book volume, book copy

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cild

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of child

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kelþaz (womb; embryo or fetus), from Proto-Indo-European *gelt-, *ǵelt- (womb). Related to Old Norse kjalta (lap), Old Swedish kolder (litter, children born in wedlock), Gothic 𐌺𐌹𐌻𐌸𐌴𐌹 (kilþei, womb). See English child.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃild/, [t͡ʃiɫd]

Noun[edit]

ċild n (nominative plural ċild or ċildru)

  1. child
  2. baby
  3. fetus

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Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: child