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

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gulr, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰel- ‎(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

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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]

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]

From Old Norse gulr, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰel- ‎(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

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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