jól

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See also: jol and jöl

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse jól, cognate with Danish, Norwegian, Swedish jul, Icelandic jól, Old English geōl and English Yule, from Proto-Germanic *jehwlą, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *yekə- (joke, play).

Noun[edit]

jól n pl (plurale tantum, genitive plural jóla)

  1. Christmas
  2. Yule

Declension[edit]

Declension of jól (plural only)
n3p plural
indefinite definite
nominative jól jólini
accusative jól jólini
dative jólum jólunum
genitive jóla jólanna

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A lexicalized inflected form of (good) +‎ -l (adverb of manner suffix).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

jól (comparative jobban, superlative legjobban)

  1. well, fine
    A: Hogy vagy? B: Köszönöm, jól.‎ ― A: How are you? B: Fine, thank you.

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Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse jól, from Proto-Germanic *jehwlą, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *yekə- (joke, play).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jól n pl (plurale tantum)

  1. Christmas, Noel
  2. Yule

Declension[edit]

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *jehwlą, *jeulō, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *yekə- (joke, play).

Noun[edit]

jól n pl (genitive jóla)

  1. yule, midwinter season