stilling

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

stilling

  1. present participle of still

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Low German Stelling, German stellen(to set, to place).

Noun[edit]

stilling ‎(plural stillings)

  1. (obsolete, Britain, dialect) A stillion.

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From stilla(adjust, tune) +‎ -ing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stilling f ‎(genitive singular stillingar, nominative plural stillingar)

  1. adjustment
  2. composure
  3. (music) tuning

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From stille +‎ -ing

Noun[edit]

stilling f, m ‎(definite singular stillinga or stillingen, indefinite plural stillinger, definite plural stillingene)

  1. position
  2. post (position in employment)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From stille +‎ -ing

Noun[edit]

stilling f ‎(definite singular stillinga, indefinite plural stillingar, definite plural stillingane)

  1. position
  2. post (position in employment)

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