fiell

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *falla- (a fall), from Proto-Germanic *fallaną (to fall), from Proto-Indo-European *phol- (to fall). Akin to Old Frisian fal, fel "a fall", Old Saxon fal (a fall), Old High German fal (a fall), Old English feallan "to fall".

NounEdit

fiell m, n

  1. a fall
  2. ruin, destruction; death, slaughter
  3. (grammar) case
  4. reflection

DeclensionEdit

(masc.)

(neut.)

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 16 August 2013, at 19:32