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ketill

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ketill.

NounEdit

ketill m (genitive singular ketils, nominative plural katlar)

  1. a kettle
  2. a boiler

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *katilaz, whence also Gothic 𐌺𐌰𐍄𐌹𐌻𐍃 (katils) and Old English citel; an early loan in Germanic from Latin catillus, diminutive of catīnus and in Slavic languages (compare Russian котёл (kotjól)).

NounEdit

ketill m

  1. kettle

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