Weile

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German wīla, from Proto-Germanic *hwīlō. Cognate with Danish hvile (rest), Old Norse hvíld (rest, pause), Gothic 𐍈𐌴𐌹𐌻𐌰 (ƕeila, interval, time period), English while.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

Weile f (genitive Weile, no plural, diminutive Weilchen n)

  1. while
Last modified on 30 March 2014, at 20:55