geola

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From Proto-Germanic *jehwlą, *jeulō ‎(Yule, Yule month), from Proto-Indo-European *yekə- ‎(joke, play). Cognate with Old Norse jól ‎(a midwinter festival), Gothic 𐌾𐌹𐌿𐌻𐌴𐌹𐍃 ‎(jiuleis) in 𐍆𐍂𐌿𐌼𐌰𐌾𐌹𐌿𐌻𐌴𐌹𐍃 ‎(frumajiuleis, November).

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ġēola m

  1. the Yule period of time, covering December and January

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