wesel

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch wezel, from Middle Dutch wesel, from Old Dutch *wisula, from Proto-Germanic *wisulǭ.

Noun[edit]

wesel (plural wesels)

  1. weasel, least weasel, Mustela nivalis

Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch wissel, from Middle Dutch wissel, from Old Dutch *wissel, from Proto-Germanic *wihslaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈwɛsəl]
  • Hyphenation: wè‧sêl

Noun[edit]

wesel or wèsêl

  1. (rail transport) railroad switch, turnout, points.
  2. money order, a type of cheque, usually purchased from a postal service to allow safe sending of money through the post, possibly to be redeemed in another country.

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *wisula, *wisala, from Proto-Germanic *wisulǭ.

Noun[edit]

wēsel m or f

  1. weasel, least weasel

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: wezel
  • Limburgish: waezel, wieëzel

Further reading[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

wesel

  1. Alternative form of osel