See also: cél, cèl, and ceļ

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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From celluloid, by shortening

NounEdit

cel ‎(plural cels)

  1. A piece of celluloid on which has been drawn a frame of an animated film.
    • 2008 June 22, Michael Hirschorn, “Success Story 2”, in New York Times[1]:
      After Jobs’s $5 million offer was rejected, the team attempted to do a deal with Disney , then a bastion of hand-painted cel animation.
  2. short for celibate.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Provençal cel, from Latin caelum.

NounEdit

cel m ‎(plural cels)

  1. sky
  2. heaven

Crimean TatarEdit

NounEdit

cel

  1. (Northern dialect) gale, wind

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Usage notesEdit

  • Literary form: yel

DutchEdit

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nl

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NounEdit

cel f ‎(plural cellen, diminutive celletje n)

  1. cell (component of a battery)
  2. (cytology) cell
  3. (architecture) prison cell
  4. (architecture) cloister cell
  5. (entomology) cell – of a honeycomb
  6. (computer science) cell – of a table

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LatvianEdit

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cel

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of celt
  2. 2nd person singular imperative form of celt

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

cel

  1. rafsi of cecla.

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From an earlier cil, ultimately from Vulgar Latin *ecce illu, a compound of Latin ecce or eccum and illum. Largely replaced cist used in earlier Old French.

AdjectiveEdit

cel m ‎(oblique and nominative feminine singular cele)

  1. this (the one in question)

SynonymsEdit

  • cist (chiefly 12th and 13th centuries)

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DescendantsEdit

  • French: ce

Old ProvençalEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin caelum.

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cel m

  1. Heaven

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German zil. Compare German Ziel.

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cel m inan

  1. goal, aim, objective
  2. (shooting) target
  3. (military) target

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cel m anim

  1. (colloquial) aim, ability to hit a target with a weapon

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cel f

  1. genitive plural of cela

External linksEdit

  • cel in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From acel.

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ArticleEdit

cel

  1. the

PronounEdit

cel

  1. the one (that is)
    cel bogat face cum vreau, cel sărac face cum poate - the rich one does as he pleases, the poor one does as he can

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SloveneEdit

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cél ‎(not comparable)

  1. whole

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This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


VolapükEdit

NounEdit

cel ‎(plural cels)

  1. cherry

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