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EnglishEdit

NumeralEdit

bil

  1. Abbreviation of billion.

AnagramsEdit


BouyeiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *piːᴬ (year). Cognate with Thai ปี (bpii), Northern Thai ᨸᩦ, Lao ປີ (), ᦔᦲ (ṗii), Shan ပီ (pǐi), Tai Nüa ᥙᥤ (pi), Ahom 𑜆𑜣 (pii), Zhuang bi.

NounEdit

bil

  1. year

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bil

  1. masculine singular past participle of bít

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a clipping of automobil, from French automobile (automotive).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bil c (singular definite bilen, plural indefinite biler)

  1. car, automobile

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

bil f (plural billen, diminutive billetje n)

  1. A buttock, usually used in the plural: billen, unless specified as left/right
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

bil f (plural billen, diminutive billetje n)

  1. a hammer-like double-edged tool used by stonecutters and millers

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit


ElfdalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Presumably from Swedish bil.

NounEdit

bil m

  1. car, automobile

FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bil n (genitive singular bils, plural bil)

  1. A space
  2. A while, time, period

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bil
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative bil bilið bil bilini
accusative bil bilið bil bilini
dative bili bilinum bilum bilunum
genitive bils bilsins bila bilanna

NounEdit

bil

  1. accusative singular of bilur

HausaEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English bill.

NounEdit

bîl m

  1. bill, invoice

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse bil, from Proto-Germanic *bilą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bil n (genitive singular bils, nominative plural bil)

  1. space, interval
  2. period of time, moment, space
  3. (computing) space
  4. damage, wound, nick
  5. (archaic) hesitation, break (in some action, process, etc.)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

This word originates from a contest to create a Norwegian word for car. The winning proposition was "bil", a short form of automobil.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bil m (definite singular bilen, indefinite plural biler, definite plural bilene)

  1. a car, automobile

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

As above.

NounEdit

bil m (definite singular bilen, indefinite plural bilar, definite plural bilane)

  1. a car or automobile

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From West Germanic *billo-, from Proto-Germanic *bilją. Cognate with Old Saxon bil, Old High German bill (German Bille (pickaxe)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bil n

  1. (poetic) A kind of sword or other bladed weapon, apparently having two edges
    Abrægd mid ðy bille. He brandished with his sword.

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of automobil.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bil c

  1. a car, an automobile

DeclensionEdit

Declension of bil 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative bil bilen bilar bilarna
Genitive bils bilens bilars bilarnas

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English bill.

NounEdit

bil

  1. bill

TurkishEdit

VerbEdit

bil

  1. imperative of bilmek

VolapükEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English beer and German Bier (this deformation was changed back to the original "r" sound)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bil (plural bils)

  1. bile, gall (an obsolete English term for bile)
  2. (obsolete word (the "l" was changed to "r") for bir "beer") beer

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English bill (note of charges for goods; list), from Middle English bille (document), from Anglo-Norman bille, from Old French bulle, from Medieval Latin bulla (seal; sealed document).

NounEdit

bil m (plural biliau)

  1. bill (receipt)

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
bil fil mil unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • bil”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014