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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German insel, from Latin īnsula (island). Compare also Middle High German īle (island) from Old French, and Middle High German īsele from Old High German īsila (island), also from the Latin word (probably via Romance). Displaced native Middle High German eilant (island) and ouwe (island). See Eiland and Aue.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɪnzəl/, [ˈɪnzəl], [ˈɪnzl̩]
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NounEdit

Insel f (genitive Insel, plural Inseln, diminutive Inselchen n)

  1. an island, an isle

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HunsrikEdit

 
En Insel

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German insel, from Latin īnsula (island).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Insel f (plural Insle, diminutive Inselche)

  1. island, isle
    Dääst-du gern in ener Insel wohne?
    Would you like to live on an island?

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Low GermanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Latin insula.

NounEdit

Insel f (plural Inseln)

  1. island, isle

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ReferencesEdit

  • Der neue SASS: Plattdeutsches Wörterbuch, Plattdeutsch - Hochdeutsch, Hochdeutsch - Plattdeutsch. Plattdeutsche Rechtschreibung, sixth revised edition (2011, →ISBN, Wachholtz Verlag, Neumünster)

PlautdietschEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Latin insula.

NounEdit

Insel f (plural Inslen)

  1. island