skal

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See also: skał, skál, skäl, skål, škál, and скал

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Old High German scāla (shell, scale, bowl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /skal/, [sɡ̊alˀ]
  • Rhymes: -a

Noun[edit]

skal c (singular definite skallen, plural indefinite skaller)

  1. shell, valve
  2. skin, peel, rind
  3. skull
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See skulle (should).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

skal

  1. present of skulle

Etymology 3[edit]

See skalle (peel, flake).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

skal

  1. imperative of skalle

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the verb skula.

Verb[edit]

skal

  • 1st and 3rd person singular present form of skula
  1. I, he, she, it shall, ought to
Usage notes[edit]
Conjugation[edit]


Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse skal.

Noun[edit]

skal n (genitive singular skals, plural skøl)

  1. shell, peel, rind, skin
Declension[edit]
Declension of skal
n5 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative skal skalið skøl skølini
accusative skal skalið skøl skølini
dative skali skalinum skølum skølunum
genitive skals skalsins skala skalanna
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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

skal

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌺𐌰𐌻

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

skal

  1. present of skulle

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skal n (definite singular skalet, indefinite plural skal, definite plural skala)

  1. shell
    Krabben hadde nett skift skal.
    The crab had just gotten a new shell.

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

skal

  1. present tense of skulla and skulle

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (genitive plural of skala) skali

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skal f

  1. genitive plural of skala

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish skal.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

skal n

  1. (uncountable and countable) shell (a hard covering)
  2. (usually uncountable) peel; outer layer or cover of a fruit or vegetable

Declension[edit]

Declension of skal 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative skal skalet skal skalen
Genitive skals skalets skals skalens

Anagrams[edit]


Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

skal (nominative plural skals)

  1. pot, cup

Declension[edit]