gul

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *gula, close to Old High German kalo ‎(bald, nakedl), Slavic* golь 'naked', *guliti 'to skin'[1].

Adjective[edit]

gul m ‎(feminine gule)

  1. hornless

References[edit]

  1. ^ “gul” in Vladimir Orel (1998), Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Ledien, Boston, Köln: Brill Academic Publishers, page 126

Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of gwul, cognate with Breton ober (conjugation in gr-).

Verb[edit]

gul ‎(irregular)

  1. do, make

Conjugation[edit]

Indicative Subjunctive Imperative
Pres-fut Imperfect Preterite Conditional Pres-fut Imperfect
1s gwrav vy gwren vy gwrug(av) vy gwrussen vy gwrylliv vy gwrellen vy -
2s gwredh jy, gwre'ta gwres jy gwrugys jy, gwruss'ta gwrusses jy gwrylli jy gwrelles jy gwres
3s gwra ev gwre ev gwrug ev gwrussa ev gwrello ev gwrella ev gwra
1p gwren ni gwren ni gwrussyn ni gwrussen ni gwryllyn ni gwrellen ni gwren
2p gwrewgh hwi gwrewgh hwi gwrussowgh hwi gwrussewgh hwi gwryllowgh hwi gwrellewgh hwi gwrewgh
3p gwrons i gwrens i gwrussons i gwrussens i gwrellons i gwrellens i gwrens
0 gwrer gwres gwrug gwrussys gwreller gwrellys -
Present participle: ow kul
Verbal adjective: gwrys

Mutation[edit]

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ǵʰelh₃-

From Old Norse gulr, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰelh₃- ‎(to shine).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡuːl/, [ɡ̊uːˀl]

Adjective[edit]

gul ‎(neuter gult, definite and plural gule)

  1. yellow (having yellow as its colour)
  2. (as a noun) yellow (colour)

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Germanic, uncertain but probably cognate with Frisian gol 'kind of heart', Middle English gulle 'friendly'

Adjective[edit]

gul ‎(comparative guller, superlative gulst)

  1. generous, unselfish
  2. unsparing, plentiful
  3. hearty, cordial
    Hij lachte gul.
    He laughed heartily.
Declension[edit]
Inflection of gul
uninflected gul
inflected gulle
comparative guller
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial gul guller het gulst
het gulste
indefinite m./f. sing. gulle gullere gulste
n. sing. gul guller gulste
plural gulle gullere gulste
definite gulle gullere gulste
partitive guls gullers
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Etymology 2[edit]

Germanic, from Middle Dutch gullekijn with diminutive ending (=-kein), plausibly related to geel 'yellow' (as it's stripes)

Noun[edit]

gul ? ‎(plural gullen, diminutive gulletje n)

  1. young cod

Faroese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gul

  1. feminine nominative singular of gulur
  2. neuter nominative plural of gulur
  3. neuter accusative plural of gulur

Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian گل ‎(gol).

Noun[edit]

gul f

  1. flower

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ǵʰelh₃-

From Old Norse gulr

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gul ‎(neuter singular gult, definite singular and plural gule, comparative gulere, indefinite superlative gulest, definite superlative guleste)

  1. yellow (colour)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ǵʰelh₃-

From Old Norse gulr

Adjective[edit]

gul ‎(neuter singular gult, definite singular and plural gule, comparative gulare, indefinite superlative gulast, definite superlative gulaste)

  1. yellow (colour)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

gul m ‎(genitive singular guil)

  1. verbal noun of guil

Swedish[edit]

Rapeseed flowers

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ǵʰelh₃-

From Old Norse gulr, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰelh₃- ‎(to shine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gul

  1. colored yellow

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

gul

  1. the color yellow

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Turkmen[edit]

Noun[edit]

gul ‎(definite accusative guly, plural gullar)

  1. slave
  2. servant

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Uzbek[edit]

Noun[edit]

gul ‎(plural gullar)

  1. flower

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Volapük[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gul ‎(plural guls)

  1. angle
  2. corner

Declension[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gul

  1. Soft mutation of cul ‎(narrow).

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cul gul nghul chul
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Persian گل ‎(gul).

Noun[edit]

gul

  1. rose