kál

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See also: kal, kål, kaļ, ką̊l, kał, and -kál

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kál, from Old English cawel, caul, cāl, from Latin caulis, from Ancient Greek καυλός (kaulós, stem), from Proto-Indo-European *kaw(ǝ)l or *kowos (tubular bone, pipe).

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Noun[edit]

kál n (genitive singular káls, plural kál)

  1. cabbage (Brassica)

Declension[edit]

Declension of kál
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative kál kálið kál kálini
accusative kál kálið kál kálini
dative káli kálinum kálum kálunum
genitive káls kálsins kála kálanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kál, from Old English cawel, caul, cāl, from Latin caulis, from Ancient Greek καυλός (kaulós, stem).

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Noun[edit]

kál n (genitive singular káls, no plural)

  1. a plant of the genus Brassica; cabbage, kale, cole, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, etc.

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