See also: meðal
- 1 English
- 2 Crimean Tatar
- 3 Estonian
- 4 Polish
- enPR: mĕdʹ-əl, IPA(key): /ˈmɛdəl/
- Rhymes: -ɛdəl
medal (plural medals)
- A stamped metal disc used as a personal ornament, a charm, or a religious object.
1621, Democritus Junior [pseudonym; Robert Burton], The Anatomy of Melancholy, Oxford: Printed by Iohn Lichfield and Iames Short, for Henry Cripps, OCLC 216894069; The Anatomy of Melancholy: What It Is. With All the Kindes, Cavses, Symptomes, Prognosticks, and Seuerall Cvres of It. In Three Maine Partitions, with Their Seuerall Sections, Members, and Svbsections. Philosophically, Medicinally, Historically Opened and Cut Up, by Democritvs Iunior, with a Satyricall Preface, Conducing to the Following Discourse, 2nd corrected and augmented edition, Oxford: Printed by John Lichfield and James Short, for Henry Cripps, 1624, OCLC 54573970, (please specify |partition=1, 2, or 3):, II.i.3:
- Whether their images, shrines, relics, consecrated things, holy water, medals, benedictions, those divine amulets, holy exorcisms, and the sign of the cross, be available in this disease?
- A stamped or cast metal object (usually a disc), particularly one awarded as a prize or reward.
stamped metal disc
- (sports, colloquial) To win a medal.
He medalled twice at the Olympics.
2013 January 13, Elizabeth Alderfer as Anna, “Je Ne Sais What?”, in The Good Wife, season 4, episode 12:
- I wanted to medal. I was pregnant and I wanted to medal.
Declension of medal
- Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8
medal (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])
This noun needs an inflection-table template.
medal m inan
declension of medal