pægel

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *pagilaz (peg, rake), from Proto-Indo-European *bak(')- (pointed stick, peg). Akin to Middle Dutch pegel (half pint), Middle Low German pegel (half pint), Danish pægl (half a pint).

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Noun[edit]

pæġel m

  1. gill, small liquid measure
  2. wine pot; pail

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