nagle

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See also: nagłe and naglę

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse nagli, from Proto-Germanic *nagalô, derived from *naglaz (nail; peg), which is the source of Danish negl, English nail, German Nagel (nail; spike).

Noun[edit]

nagle c (singular definite naglen, plural indefinite nagler)

  1. spike, nail
  2. peg (of wood)
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Danish næglæ, from Old Norse negla, from Proto-Germanic *naglijaną, cognate with English nail (Old English næġl(i)an), German nageln (Old High German negilen), Gothic 𐌲𐌰𐌽𐌰𐌲𐌻𐌾𐌰𐌽 (ganagljan). Derived from the noun *naglaz (nail). The modern Danish form is influenced by the noun and German nageln.

Verb[edit]

nagle (past tense naglede, past participle naglet)

  1. to nail
Inflection[edit]

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

nagle

  1. inflection of nageln:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. singular imperative
    3. first/third-person singular subjunctive I

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From nagły +‎ -e.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

nagle (not comparable)

  1. suddenly (happening quickly and with little or no warning)

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Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • nagle in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • nagle in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nagle

  1. inflection of nagao:
    1. masculine accusative plural
    2. feminine genitive singular
    3. feminine nominative/accusative/vocative plural