gaule

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See also: Gaule, gaulé, and Gäule

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French gaule, gaulle, from Old French gaule, waulle (long pole, rod), from Old Frankish *walu (stick), from Proto-Germanic *waluz (stick, root), from Proto-Indo-European *wel- (to turn, wind, roll). Cognate with Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐌻𐌿𐍃 (walus, staff, rod), Old Norse valr (round rod), North Frisian waal (rod, stick), Old English walu (ridge, bank, rib, comb of helmet, weal, mark of a blow). More at wale, weal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gaule f (plural gaules)

  1. (long) pole
  2. fishing rod
  3. (slang) boner

Verb[edit]

gaule

  1. inflection of gauler:
    1. first-person and third-person singular present indicative
    2. first-person and third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. second-person singular imperative

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gaula

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡæʉ.le/, [ˈɡæu̯.lə]

Verb[edit]

gaule (imperative gaul, present tense gauler, simple past gaula or gaulet or gaulte, past participle gaula or gaulet or gault)

  1. to yell, bellow
  2. to howl

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References[edit]

“gaule” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gaula

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡæʉ.le/, [ˈɡæu̯.lə]

Verb[edit]

gaule (imperative gaul, present tense gaular, simple past gaula, past participle gaula)

  1. to yell, bellow
  2. to howl

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

“gaule” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.


Plautdietsch[edit]

Verb[edit]

gaule

  1. to be annoyed