See also: hals, háls, häls, håls, and hals'

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German hals, from Old High German hals, from Proto-West Germanic *hals, from Proto-Germanic *halsaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /hals/, [hals], [halts]
  • (file)

NounEdit

Hals m (genitive Halses, plural Hälse, diminutive Hälschen n or Hälslein n)

  1. neck
  2. throat

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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German hals, from Proto-West Germanic *hals, from Proto-Germanic *halsaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Hals m (plural Häls)

  1. neck
  2. throat

Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German Hals, Dutch hals, Old English heals.

NounEdit

Hals m (plural Hels)

  1. neck
  2. throat