sil

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See also: SIL, Sil, síl, sìl, şil, and s'il

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

sil (uncountable)

  1. A yellowish pigment used by painters in ancient times.
    • 2017, Pier Luigi Tucci, The Temple of Peace in Rome (page 278)
      Indeed, Vitruvius and Pliny the Elder attest that in Greece ochra was the name of the yellow quality, corresponding to what the Romans called sil.

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Faroese[edit]

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sil n (genitive singular sils, plural sil)

  1. (biology) milt, roe (of male fish)

Declension[edit]

n22 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sil silið sil silini
Accusative sil silið sil silini
Dative sili silinum sil(j)um sil(j)unum
Genitive sils silsins silja siljanna

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Noun[edit]

sil n (genitive singular sils, plural sil)

  1. (botany) sap

Declension[edit]

Declension of sil
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative sil silið sil silini
accusative sil silið sil silini
dative sili silinum silum silunum
genitive sils silsins sila silanna

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Istriot[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin caelum. Compare Dalmatian cil.

Noun[edit]

sil m

  1. sky

Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English seal, from Middle English sele, from an inflectional form of Old English seolh, from Proto-Germanic *selhaz, either from Proto-Indo-European *selk, *solk (to pull) or from Finno-Ugric *šülke.

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sil (Jawi spelling سيل)

  1. seal (pinniped)

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Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sil.

  1. Abbreviation of silabație: syllabication

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

sil (past shil, future silidh, verbal noun sileadh, past participle silte)

  1. rain, drip, shower
  2. flow, shed, ooze, dribble

Noun[edit]

sil f (genitive singular sile, plural silean)

  1. (dated) rain, trickle, shower

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English sill.

Noun[edit]

sil m (Cyrillic spelling сил)

  1. sill (layer of igneous rock)

Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sil c

  1. strainer

Declension[edit]

Declension of sil 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sil silen silar silarna
Genitive sils silens silars silarnas

Tarao[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sil

  1. cow (animal)

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References[edit]

  • 2002, Chungkham Yashwanta Singh, Tarao Grammar

Volapük[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sil (plural sils)

  1. sky

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Considered by de Vries to derive from Old Norse síl.

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Noun[edit]

sil m, f (plural silod or silion)

  1. fry (of fish, especially salmon, trout or minnow); spawn (of fish, frogs, etc.); small fish
  2. hull, husk (of grain)

West Frisian[edit]

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Verb[edit]

sil

  1. shall, will (first person singular of sille)