pils

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See also: Pils and pils'

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Short form of pilsner (a pale, light lager beer), after Czech Plzeň (Pilsen). Compare German Pilsener.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pils/, [pʰilˀs]

Noun[edit]

pils c (singular definite pilsen, plural indefinite pils)

  1. Lager, pilsner.
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Etymology 2[edit]

See pil (arrow).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /piːls/, [pʰiːˀls]

Noun[edit]

pils c

  1. genitive singular indefinite of pil

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pils m, n (plural pilsen, diminutive pilsje n)

  1. pilsner beer

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

pils n

  1. skirt

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Latvian[edit]

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 Pils on Latvian Wikipedia

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Pils

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₁- (stronghold). Cognates include Ancient Greek πόλις (pólis), Sanskrit पुर (pura) and Lithuanian pilis.

Noun[edit]

pils f (6th declension)

  1. palace (residence of a monarch or head of state; large, luxurious residence)
    prezidenta pils — presidential palace
    pils sardze — the palace guard
  2. castle (fortified building belonging to a king or nobleman)
    senlatviešu pilis — ancient Latvian castles
    viduslaiku pilis — medieval castles
    pils muri, torņi, grāviscastle walls, towers, moat

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

pils m (definite singular pilsen; uncountable)

  1. pilsner beer

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

pils

  1. indefinite genitive singular of pil