hal

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See also: HAL, Hal, hál, hâl, häl, hål, and hæl

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse hǫll ‎(large living room).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hal c (singular definite hallen, plural indefinite haller)

  1. hall
  2. sports centre
Derived terms[edit]
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See hale.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /haːl/, [hæːˀl]

Verb[edit]

hal

  1. imperative of hale

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch halle, from Old Dutch *halla, from Proto-Germanic *hallō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱel- ‎(to hide, cover, conceal).

Cognate with Low German Hall, German Halle, English hall, Danish hall.

Noun[edit]

hal f ‎(plural hallen, diminutive halletje n)

  1. hall, hallway
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

hal n ‎(plural hallen, diminutive halletje n)

  1. frozen ground

Haida[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

hal

  1. he, she, it (3rd person singular personal pronoun, weak-A or weak-B)
  2. his, her, its, their (3rd person possessive pronoun, weak-B)
Usage notes[edit]
  • Weak pronouns are placed right before the verb; strong pronouns are placed at the start of the sentence (focus position) and are followed by the focus marker uu.
  • Some Haida verbs use pronouns from set A, while other verbs need pronouns from set B.
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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɒl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: hal

Etymology 1[edit]

From the same Proto-Uralic *kala as Finnish and Estonian kala.

Noun[edit]

hal ‎(plural halak)

  1. fish
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Derived terms[edit]

(Compound words):

Etymology 2[edit]

From the same Proto-Uralic *kola- ‎(to die), *kaxlï- ‎(to die) as Finnish kuolla.

Verb[edit]

hal

  1. (intransitive) to die (to stop living; to become dead)
Conjugation[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

(With verbal prefixes):


Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

hal

  1. indefinite accusative singular of halur
  2. indefinite dative singular of halur

Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

hal

  1. affair

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hailaz, from Proto-Indo-European *kóh₂ilus ‎(healthy, whole, intact, well-omened). Cognate with Old Frisian hēl (West Frisian hiel), Old Saxon hēl (Low German hel, heel, heil) Dutch heel, geheel ‎(healthy), Old High German heil (German heil ‎(healthy)), Old Norse heill (Danish and Swedish hel ‎(whole)), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐌹𐌻𐍃 ‎(hails), Vandalic eils. The Proto-Indo-European root is also the source of Old Church Slavonic целъ ‎(celŭ) (Russian целый ‎(celyj, whole, healthy)), Ancient Greek κοῖλυ ‎(koîlu, goodness, beauty), Welsh coel ‎(sign).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hāl

  1. sound, healthy, intact
    Iosep axode hwæðer hira fæder wære hal. Joseph asked whether their father were well. (Genesis)
  2. whole, undivided

Declension[edit]

Weak Strong
case singular plural case singular plural
m n f m n f m n f
nominative hāla hāle hāle hālan nom. hāl hāle hāl hāla, -e
accusative hālan hāle hālan acc. hālne hāl hāle hāle hāl hāla, -e
genitive hālan hālra, hālena gen. hāles hāles hālre hālra
dative hālan hālum dat. hālum hālum hālre hālum
instrumental hāle

Descendants[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hal f

  1. genitive plural of hala

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hal (comparative halare, superlative halast)

  1. slippery

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hal
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular hal halare halast
Neuter singular halt halare halast
Plural hala halare halast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 hale halare halaste
All hala halare halaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hɑl/
  • Hyphenation: hal

Etymology 1[edit]

From French halle

Noun 1[edit]

hal ‎(definite accusative hali, plural haller)

  1. covered market
    Can halden 3 kilo elma aldı.
    Can bought 3 kilos of apple from the covered marked

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Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic حَال ‎(ḥāl).

Noun 2[edit]

hal ‎(definite accusative halli, plural haller)

  1. (obsolete) solution
    Meselinin hallini üzerine aldı.
    [He/She/It] took the solution of the issue on [him/her/it]self.

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Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Not to be confused with hâl (situation or grammar case)