ziel

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Aragonese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ziel m (plural ziels)

  1. sky

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch siele, from Old Dutch sēla, *sēola, *siola, from Proto-Germanic *saiwalō. Compare Low German Seel, West Frisian siel, German Seele, English soul.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zil/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ziel
  • Rhymes: -il

Noun[edit]

ziel f (plural zielen, diminutive zieltje n)

  1. soul (animate principle in non-materialist anthropologies)
  2. (lutherie) sound post
    • 2016, Marcel Cohen, Het innerlijke toneel. Feiten, tr. by Katelijne De Vuyst, Athenaeum.
      Ook de ziel is losgekomen en rolt heen en weer in de klankkast.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    Synonym: stapel

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: siel
  • Sranan Tongo: sili

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

ziel

  1. Imperative singular of zielen.

Luxembourgish[edit]

Verb[edit]

ziel

  1. second-person singular imperative of zielen