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

Inflection[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

engel m ‎(plural engelen, diminutive engeltje n)

  1. angel
  2. A person of the Angles tribe (Dutch: Engelen or Angelen, same root as English)

Anagrams[edit]


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

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

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

  1. an angel

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

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

  1. an angel

Derived terms[edit]


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]

engel m

  1. angel

Declension[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

engel ‎(definite accusative engeli, plural engeller)

  1. obstacle

Synonyms[edit]