vaal

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch vaal, from Middle Dutch vāle, from Old Dutch *falo, from Frankish *falu, from Proto-Germanic *falwaz

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vaal (attributive vaal, comparative valer, superlative vaalste)

  1. sallow, pallid, pale, light

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch vāle, from Old Dutch *falo, from Frankish *falu, from Proto-Germanic *falwaz

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vaːl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: vaal
  • Rhymes: -aːl

Adjective[edit]

vaal (comparative valer, superlative vaalst)

  1. (of skin) sallow, pallid
  2. (of color, lighting etc) pale, light

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of vaal
uninflected vaal
inflected vale
comparative valer
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial vaal valer het vaalst
het vaalste
indefinite m./f. sing. vale valere vaalste
n. sing. vaal valer vaalste
plural vale valere vaalste
definite vale valere vaalste
partitive vaals valers

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: vaal

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Wal.

Noun[edit]

vaal (genitive vaala, partitive vaala)

  1. whale

Declension[edit]