singel

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch singele, with the sense of a moat, from Old French sengle, cengle (fence), from Latin cingulum (belt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

singel m (plural singels, diminutive singeltje n)

  1. a body of water surrounding the inner portion of a city or a village
    Synonyms: singelgracht, gracht

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From English single and singles

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

singel m (definite singular singelen, indefinite plural singeler, definite plural singelene)

  1. (music) a single (record or CD)
  2. (sports) singles (e.g. in tennis)
Synonyms[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Dutch

Noun[edit]

singel m (definite singular singelen, indefinite plural singler, definite plural singlene)

  1. shingle (pebbles, gravel)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology 1[edit]

From English single and singles

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

singel m (definite singular singelen, indefinite plural singelar, definite plural singelane)

  1. (music) a single (record or CD)
  2. (sports) singles (e.g. in tennis)

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Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Dutch

Noun[edit]

singel m (definite singular singelen, indefinite plural singlar, definite plural singlane)

  1. shingle (pebbles, gravel)

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

singel c

  1. (music) a single (a recording)
  2. an unmarried person without girl- or boyfriend

Declension[edit]

Declension of singel 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative singel singeln singlar singlarna
Genitive singels singelns singlars singlarnas