ketill

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ketill.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ketill m (genitive singular ketils, nominative plural katlar)

  1. kettle
  2. boiler

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *katilaz, whence also Gothic 𐌺𐌰𐍄𐌹𐌻𐍃 (katils) and Old English ċietel; an early loan in Germanic from Latin catillus, diminutive of catīnus and in Slavic languages (compare Russian котёл (kotjól)).

Noun[edit]

ketill m (genitive ketils, plural katlar)

  1. kettle

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: kedel
  • Elfdalian: ketil
  • English: kettle
  • Faroese: ketil

References[edit]

  • ketill in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press