faul

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Czech[edit]

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Noun[edit]

faul m

  1. foul (offence in sports)

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German fūl, from Proto-Germanic *fūlaz, from Proto-Indo-European *pū- (be rotten, putrid), *pew-. Compare Dutch vuil, English foul, Danish and Swedish ful.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /faʊ̯l/
  • (file)
  • (file)
  • Homophone: Foul

Adjective[edit]

faul (comparative fauler, superlative am faulsten)

  1. rotten
  2. lazy

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Further reading[edit]

  • faul in Duden online

Hunsrik[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

faul (comparative fauler, superlative faulest)

  1. rotten
    En faules Eu stinkd.
    A rotten egg stinks.
    Die Epple sin schun faul.
    The apples are already rotten.
  2. lazy
    En fauler Kerl.
    A lazy guy.

Declension[edit]

Declension of faul
masculine feminine neuter plural
Weak inflection nominative faul faul faul faule
accusative faule faul faul faule
dative faule faule faule faule
Strong inflection nominative fauler faule faules faule
accusative faule faule faules faule
dative faulem fauler faulem faule

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English foul.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

faul m inan

  1. (sports) foul

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Further reading[edit]

  • faul in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • faul in Polish dictionaries at PWN