gril

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English grille, from Old English gril (harsh), akin to German grell (offending the ear or eye, shrill, dazzling).

Adjective[edit]

gril (comparative more gril, superlative most gril)

  1. (obsolete) harsh; hard; severe; stern; rough

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for gril in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

Anagrams[edit]


Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gril m

  1. grill, barbecue

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • gril in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • gril in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

gril

  1. cricket

References[edit]

  • Bartoli, Matteo Giulio (1906) Il Dalmatico: Resti di un’antica lingua romanza parlata da Veglia a Ragusa e sua collocazione nella Romània appenino-balcanica, Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana, published 2000

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɣrɪl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: gril
  • Rhymes: -ɪl

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Middle High German grille (cricket) (modern Grille). Perhaps the shift in sense is due to a conflation of crickets with earwigs, involving the popular myth of insects which crawl through the ears to lay eggs in the brain, altering a person's behaviour.

Noun[edit]

gril f or m (plural grillen, diminutive grilletje n)

  1. caprice, whim, impulse

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

gril m (plural grils)

  1. Alternative form of grill

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gril m (plural grils)

  1. grill (for cooking)

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French greïl, graïl (gridiron), from graïlle (grate, grating), from Latin crātīcula (gridiron), diminutive of crātis (hurdle, wickerwork), from Proto-Indo-European *kor(ə)t-, *krāt- (to weave, twist, wattle; wicker).

Noun[edit]

gril m (plural grils)

  1. (Jersey) grill

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gril m (genitive singular grilu, nominative plural grily, genitive plural grilov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. grill, barbecue

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • gril in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French grille.

Noun[edit]

gril (definite accusative grili, plural griller)

  1. grill (barbecue)

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative gril
Definite accusative grili
Singular Plural
Nominative gril griller
Definite accusative grili grilleri
Dative grile grillere
Locative grilde grillerde
Ablative grilden grillerden
Genitive grilin grillerin
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular grilim grillerim
2nd singular grilin grillerin
3rd singular grili grilleri
1st plural grilimiz grillerimiz
2nd plural griliniz grilleriniz
3rd plural grilleri grilleri
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular grilimi grillerimi
2nd singular grilini grillerini
3rd singular grilini grillerini
1st plural grilimizi grillerimizi
2nd plural grilinizi grillerinizi
3rd plural grillerini grillerini
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular grilime grillerime
2nd singular griline grillerine
3rd singular griline grillerine
1st plural grilimize grillerimize
2nd plural grilinize grillerinize
3rd plural grillerine grillerine
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular grilimde grillerimde
2nd singular grilinde grillerinde
3rd singular grilinde grillerinde
1st plural grilimizde grillerimizde
2nd plural grilinizde grillerinizde
3rd plural grillerinde grillerinde
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular grilimden grillerimden
2nd singular grilinden grillerinden
3rd singular grilinden grillerinden
1st plural grilimizden grillerimizden
2nd plural grilinizden grillerinizden
3rd plural grillerinden grillerinden
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular grilimin grillerimin
2nd singular grilinin grillerinin
3rd singular grilinin grillerinin
1st plural grilimizin grillerimizin
2nd plural grilinizin grillerinizin
3rd plural grillerinin grillerinin

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • gril in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English grill.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gril m (plural griliau)

  1. grill, broiler

Derived terms[edit]

  • grilio (to grill, to broil)

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
gril unchanged ngril unchanged
Irregular.
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “gril”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies