gil

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɣɪl/
  • Rhymes: -ɪl
  • Hyphenation: gil
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From gillen.

Noun[edit]

gil m (plural gillen, diminutive gilletje n)

  1. scream

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

gil

  1. first-person singular present indicative of gillen
  2. imperative of gillen

Anagrams[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gil, from Proto-Germanic *gilją.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gil n (genitive singular gils, nominative plural gil)

  1. gully, ravine

Declension[edit]


Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gil

  1. vocative/genitive singular of geal

Adjective[edit]

gil

  1. inflection of geal:
    1. vocative/genitive singular masculine
    2. (archaic) dative singular feminine

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gil ghil ngil
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gil

  1. inflection of gel:
    1. vocative/genitive singular masculine
    2. dative/accusative singular feminine
    3. genitive singular neuter
    4. nominative plural masculine

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
gil gil
pronounced with /ɣ(ʲ)-/
ngil
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *gilją.

Noun[edit]

gil n

  1. ravine, gully

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: gil
  • Middle English: gille

References[edit]

  • gil in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Polish[edit]

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gil

Etymology[edit]

From northern Proto-Slavic *gylь. Cognate with Czech hýl and Belarusian гіль (hilʹ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gil m anim

  1. bullfinch, bird of genus Pyrrhula

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gil (feminine singular gila, masculine plural giles, feminine plural gilas)

  1. (Argentina, Chile, Uruguay) naïve, innocent, dumb, dummy

Uzbek[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic гил
Roman gil
Perso-Arabic ‍‍

Noun[edit]

gil (plural gillar)

  1. clay

Volapük[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gil (nominative plural gils)

  1. (obsolete) eagle

Usage notes[edit]

This older term has been replaced by the word kvil "eagle".

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

gil m

  1. Soft mutation of cil.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cil gil nghil chil
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Zou[edit]

Noun[edit]

gil

  1. belly

References[edit]