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See also: adlē and ädle

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English adle, from Old English ādl (disease, infirmity, sickness, pain, languishing sickness, consumption), from Proto-Germanic *aidlō, *aidlaz (burning, fever, disease), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eydʰ- (to burn, shine). Cognate with Middle Low German ādel (ulcer, wound, sore).

NounEdit

adle

  1. (obsolete) Sickness; disease.

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GermanEdit

VerbEdit

adle

  1. First-person singular present of adeln.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of adeln.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of adeln.
  4. Imperative singular of adeln.

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English ādl, from Proto-Germanic *aidlaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaːdəl/, /ˈadəl/, /ˈɔːdəl/

NounEdit

adle

  1. disease

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German adeln

VerbEdit

adle (imperative adl or adle, present tense adler, passive adles, simple past and past participle adla or adlet, present participle adlende)

  1. to knight (someone), raise (someone) to the peerage, ennoble

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German adeln

VerbEdit

adle (present tense adlar, past tense adla, past participle adla, passive infinitive adlast, present participle adlande, imperative adl/adle)

  1. to knight (someone), raise (someone) to the peerage, ennoble

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