ull

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal olh, from Vulgar Latin oclus, from Latin oculus, from Proto-Italic *okelos, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃okʷ-, *h₃ekʷ-(eye; to see).

Noun[edit]

ull m ‎(plural ulls)

  1. (anatomy) eye

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ull, from Proto-Germanic *wullō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wĺ̥h₁neh₂(wool).

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Noun[edit]

ull f (genitive singular ullar, plural ullir)

  1. wool

Declension[edit]

Declension of ull
f2 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative ull ullin ullir ullirnar
accusative ull ullina ullir ullirnar
dative ull ullini ullum ullunum
genitive ullar ullarinnar ulla ullanna

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse ull, from Proto-Germanic *wullō from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wĺ̥h₁neh₂(wool).

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Noun[edit]

ull f ‎(genitive singular ullar, no plural)

  1. wool
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the verb ulla(stick one's tongue out)

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Noun[edit]

ull n ‎(genitive singular ulls, nominative plural ull)

  1. (informal) The act of sticking one's tongue out.
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ull

Noun[edit]

ull m, f ‎(definite singular ulla or ullen)

  1. wool

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ull

Noun[edit]

ull f ‎(definite singular ulla)

  1. wool

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wullō, whence also Old English wull (English wool), Old Frisian wolle, Old High German wolla (German Wolle), Gothic 𐍅𐌿𐌻𐌻𐌰(wulla).

Noun[edit]

ull f (genitive ullar)

  1. wool

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: uld c
  • Faroese: ull f
  • Icelandic: ull f
  • Norwegian Bokmål: ull m, f
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: ull f
  • Swedish: ull c

References[edit]

  • ull in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ull, from Proto-Germanic *wullō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wĺ̥h₁neh₂.

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Noun[edit]

ull c

  1. wool; hair of sheep

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