See also: -ável

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin āvellō.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

avel (third-person singular simple present avels, present participle avelling, simple past and past participle avelled)

  1. (transitive, obsolete) To pull away.

AnagramsEdit


BretonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Breton auel, from Proto-Brythonic *awel (wind), from Proto-Celtic *awelā (wind, breeze) (compare Welsh awel).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑːvɛl/, /ˈɑːwɛl/
  • (file)

NounEdit

avel f

  1. wind

SynonymsEdit

  • (literary, archaic) gwent

LadinoEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew אוויר(avír), from Ancient Greek ᾱ̓ήρ (āḗr).

NounEdit

avel m (Latin spelling)

  1. air

Further readingEdit

  • Aitor García Moreno, editor (2013–), “aver”, in Diccionario Histórico Judeoespañol (in Spanish), CSIC
  • Joseph Nehama, Jesús Cantera (1977), “avér”, in Dictionnaire du Judéo-Espagnol (in French), Madrid: CSIC, →ISBN, page 69
  • Elli Kohen & Dahlia Kohen-Gordon (2000), “aver”, in Ladino–English Concise Encyclopedic Dictionary, Hippocrene Books, →ISBN, page 51

RomaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀆𑀯𑁂𑀤𑀺 (āvedi), from Sanskrit आपयति (āpayati), from the root आप् (āp).

VerbEdit

avel

  1. to come

ReferencesEdit

  • Yaron Matras (2002), “Historical and linguistic origins”, in Romani: A Linguistic Introduction[1], Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 39
  • Yūsuke Sumi (2018), “avel (avilǎs)”, in ニューエクスプレスプラス ロマ(ジプシー)語 [New Express Plus Romani (Gypsy)] (in Japanese), Tokyo: Hakusuisha, published 2021, →ISBN, OCLC 1267332830, page 146