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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German kil, from Old High German kil, from Proto-Germanic *kīnaną (to split; crack). Cognate with Vilamovian kajł.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Keil m (genitive Keiles, plural Keile)

  1. a wedge
  2. (heraldry) a pile

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  •   Keil on the German Wikipedia.Wikipedia de
  • Liberman, Anatoly (2008): An Analytic Dictionary of the English Etymology: An Introduction

Further readingEdit

  • Keil in Duden online