See also: Alen, ålen, alén, and ʔalen

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse alin, ǫln, from Proto-Germanic *alinō (elbow, ell), cognate with English ell, German Elle. Compare also albue (elbow).

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NounEdit

alen

  1. (historical) cubit, ell (a unit of length of varying value, in Denmark 62.8 cm (equal to 2 feet) until 1907)

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːlən

NounEdit

alen

  1. plural of aal

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

alen

  1. genitive singular of ale

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OccitanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

alen m (plural alens)

  1. breath
  2. breathing, respiration

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Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English rain.

NounEdit

alen

  1. (Atmospheric phenomena) rain

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

alen

  1. definite singular of al
  2. Archaic spelling of aln.

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