See also: adel, ädel, and a del

EnglishEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *aþalaz. The female name is a rare variant of Adele. The surname is borrowed from German Adel.

Proper nounEdit

Adel

  1. (rare) A female given name from the Germanic languages, variant of Adele.
  2. A surname​.
  3. A suburb of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.
  4. A city, the county seat of Cook County, Georgia, United States.
  5. An unincorporated community in Franklin Township, Owen County, Indiana, United States.
  6. A city, the county seat of Dallas County, Iowa, United States.
  7. An unincorporated community in Mercer County, Missouri, United States.
  8. An unincorporated community in Pushmataha County, Oklahoma, United States.
  9. An unincorporated community in Lake County, Oregon, United States.

Etymology 2Edit

Variant of Adil, from Arabic عَادِل(ʿādil).

Proper nounEdit

Adel

  1. A male given name from Arabic.

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German adal, from Proto-Germanic *aþalą. More at athel. The surname is shortened from male given names beginning with Adel-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈaːdl̩]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Adel

NounEdit

Adel m (genitive Adels, no plural)

  1. nobility

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Proper nounEdit

Adel m or f (genitive Adels)

  1. A surname​.

ReferencesEdit

  • Adel in Duden online