strale

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See also: stråle

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English stral, from Old English strǣl (arrow). More at streal.

Noun[edit]

strale (plural strales)

  1. Arrow.
  2. (UK, dialect) The pupil of the eye.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “strale” in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

strale

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of stralen

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle High German strâle (arrow, beam), from Old Saxon strāla, from Proto-West Germanic *strālu (beam), also "arrow".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈstra.le/
  • Rhymes: -ale
  • Hyphenation: strà‧le

Noun[edit]

strale m (plural strali)

  1. (literary) arrow, thunderbolt
  2. a type of racing dinghy for two people

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch strāla, from Proto-West Germanic *strālu.

Noun[edit]

strâle f

  1. arrow
  2. stinger (of an insect)
  3. point of a weapon
  4. (rare) ray, beam

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Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: straal
    • Afrikaans: straal
    • Papiamentu: stral, straal
  • Limburgish: straol

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