hyll

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Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to hyj (god).

Noun[edit]

hyll m (indefinite plural hyje, definite singular hylli, definite plural hyjet)

  1. (archaic) star

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigations into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)‎[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 206
  2. ^ Schumacher, Stefan; Matzinger, Joachim (2013) Die Verben des Altalbanischen: Belegwörterbuch, Vorgeschichte und Etymologie (Albanische Forschungen; 33) (in German), Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN, page 220

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic root *holana-, related to Middle Low German holder, holdern, and German Holunder.

Noun[edit]

hyll m (definite singular hyllen, indefinite plural hyller, definite plural hyllene)

  1. an elder or elderberry, small tree of genus Sambucus.

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic root *holana-, related to Middle Low German holder, holdern, and German Holunder.

Noun[edit]

hyll m (definite singular hyllen, indefinite plural hyllar, definite plural hyllane)

  1. an elder or elderberry, small tree of genus Sambucus.

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hulliz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hyll m or f (nominative plural hyllas or hylle)

  1. hill

Declension[edit]

Masculine declension:

Feminine declension:

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: hil, hyl, hille, hylle, hul, hulle, helle
    • English: hill
    • Scots: hill, hull

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /hɨ̞ɬ/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /hɪɬ/

Adjective[edit]

hyll (feminine singular hyll, plural hyll, equative cyn hyll, comparative mwy hyll, superlative mwyaf hyll)

  1. ugly

Mutation[edit]

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

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