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
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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 Frankish *halla, *hala, from Proto-Germanic *hallō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱel- ‎(to hide, cover, conceal). Compare Low German Hall, German Halle, English hall, Danish hall.

Noun[edit]

hal f ‎(plural hallen, diminutive halletje n)

  1. hall, hallway
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

hal n ‎(plural hallen, diminutive halletje n)

  1. frozen ground

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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Compound words

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

hal

  1. to die
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With verb prefixes

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

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hal f

  1. genitive plural of hala

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hal, halare, halast

  1. slippery

Turkish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حَال ‎(ḥāl).

Noun[edit]

hal ‎(definite accusative halli, plural haller)

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

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