mòl

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See also: mol, mól, mõl, mōl, möl, m̄öl, moľ, møl, Mol, Mól, and мол

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • mol (alternative spelling)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse mǫl f.[1]

Noun[edit]

mòl m (definite singular mòlen, indefinite plural mòlar, definite plural mòlane)

  1. a bank of gravel beach
  2. hard sand found under soil

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Swedish moln (cloud).[1]

Noun[edit]

mòl f (definite singular mòla, uncountable)

  1. (collective) small and spread-out clouds

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse mǫlr (moth), in reference to the way in which they grind things down by eating.[1]

Noun[edit]

mòl m (definite singular mòlen, indefinite plural mòlar, definite plural mòlane)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by møll

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 “mòl” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Anagrams[edit]