See also: adlē and ädle

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).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

adle

  1. (obsolete) Sickness; disease.

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

adle

  1. inflection of adeln:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

adle

  1. disease

DescendantsEdit

  • English: adle

ReferencesEdit


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

Etymology 1Edit

From German adeln.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

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

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

Etymology 2Edit

DeterminerEdit

adle

  1. (dialectal) neuter of all

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