FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Pól m

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Paul

Usage notesEdit

Patronymics

  • son of Pól: Pólsson [ˈpœlsɔn]
  • daughter Pól: Pólsdóttir [ˈpɔlsˌdœtːɪr]

The fact that the pronunciation of Pólsson makes out of /poul/ a /pøl/ made the Faroese writer and musician Petur Pólson Jensen, to write his patronymic name with only one S.

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Pól
Accusative Pól
Dative Póli
Genitive Póls

Alternative formsEdit


IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Paulus, perhaps via Anglo-Norman Pol and/or English Paul.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Pól m (genitive Phóil)

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Paul

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Pól Phól bPól
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.