engel

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse engill (angel).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛnɡəl/, [ˈɛŋl̩]

Noun[edit]

engel c (singular definite englen or engelen, plural indefinite engle)

  1. angel

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch engel, from Old Dutch engil, from Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

engel m (plural engelen, diminutive engeltje n)

  1. angel

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch engil, from Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos).

Noun[edit]

engel m

  1. angel, servant of God
  2. fallen angel

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Further reading[edit]

  • inghel”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • engel (II)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English engel.

Noun[edit]

engel (genitive engles, plural engles)

  1. angel

Middle High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German engil.

Noun[edit]

engel m

  1. angel

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos), via Old Norse engill

Noun[edit]

engel m (definite singular engelen, indefinite plural engler, definite plural englene)

  1. an angel

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos), via Old Norse engill

Noun[edit]

engel m (definite singular engelen, indefinite plural englar, definite plural englane)

  1. an angel

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin angelus, from Ancient Greek ἄγγελος (ángelos, messenger). Cognate with Old Frisian angel, engel, Old Saxon engil, Middle Dutch engel (Dutch engel), Old High German angil, engil (German Engel), Old Norse engill (Swedish ängel). (Gothic 𐌰𐌲𐌲𐌹𐌻𐌿𐍃 (aggilus) was apparently borrowed directly from the Greek.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

enġel m

  1. angel

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Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

engel (definite accusative engeli, plural engeller)

  1. obstacle

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