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See also: dał, dął, dál, dâl, -dal, -dál, Dal, and дал

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TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

dal

  1. (metrology) Symbol for the decaliter (decalitre), an SI unit of fluid measure equal to 101 liters (litres).

EnglishEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hindi दाल (dāl).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dal (countable and uncountable, plural dals)

  1. Any of many dried husked pulses (legume), including peas, beans and lentils.
  2. A dish made from lentils, cooked with spices, tomatoes and onions etc.
    • 1934, George Orwell, chapter 6, in Burmese Days[2]:
      A stout Burmese woman, wife of a constable, was kneeling outside the cage ladling rice and watery dahl into tin pannikins.
  3. A tropical herb with yellow flowers; the pigeon pea.

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

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AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch dal, from Old Dutch dal, from Proto-Germanic *dalą (valley, dale), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰol-, *dʰel- (an arch, vaulting, curve, curvature, cavity).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dal (plural dale)

  1. valley

ReferencesEdit


AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *dala, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰelh₁- (compare Ancient Greek θάλλω (thállō, to grow, bloom, thrive), Welsh deillio (to emanate, derive)).[1]

VerbEdit

dal (first-person singular past tense dola, participle dalë)

  1. I exit, go out
  2. I leave

ConjugationEdit

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigations into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)‎[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 120

BouyeiEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *taːᴬ (maternal grandfather). Cognate with Thai ตา (dtaa), Lao ຕາ (), ᦎᦱ (ṫaa), Shan တႃ (tǎa), Zhuang da.

NounEdit

dal

  1. maternal grandfather

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Tai *p.taːᴬ (eye). Cognate with Thai ตา (dtaa), Northern Thai ᨲᩣ, Lao ຕາ (), ᦎᦱ (ṫaa), Tai Dam ꪔꪱ, Shan တႃ (tǎa), Aiton တႃ, Ahom 𑜄𑜠 (ta) or 𑜄𑜡 (taa), Southern Kam dal, Zhuang da. Compare Old Chinese (OC *taːʔ, “to see”).

NounEdit

dal

  1. eye

DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse dalr (valley).

NounEdit

dal c (singular definite dalen, plural indefinite dale)

  1. dale, valley (elongated depression between hills or mountains)
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

dal

  1. imperative of dale

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dɑl/
  • Rhymes: -ɑl
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dal

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch dal, from Old Dutch dal, from Proto-Germanic *dalą.

NounEdit

dal n (plural dalen, diminutive dalletje n)

  1. valley

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

dal m (plural dallen, diminutive dalletje n)

  1. a type of stone to pave the floor with, flagstone

ElfdalianEdit

NounEdit

dal m

  1. valley

InflectionEdit


ExtremaduranEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dāre, present active infinitive of (give).

VerbEdit

dal

  1. to give

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

dal

  1. Romanization of 𐌳𐌰𐌻

HungarianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

An onomatopoeia. It is also possible that it is a back-formation from dalol.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dal (plural dalok)

  1. song
    Synonyms: ének, nóta

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative dal dalok
accusative dalt dalokat
dative dalnak daloknak
instrumental dallal dalokkal
causal-final dalért dalokért
translative dallá dalokká
terminative dalig dalokig
essive-formal dalként dalokként
essive-modal
inessive dalban dalokban
superessive dalon dalokon
adessive dalnál daloknál
illative dalba dalokba
sublative dalra dalokra
allative dalhoz dalokhoz
elative dalból dalokból
delative dalról dalokról
ablative daltól daloktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
dalé daloké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
daléi dalokéi
Possessive forms of dal
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. dalom dalaim
2nd person sing. dalod dalaid
3rd person sing. dala dalai
1st person plural dalunk dalaink
2nd person plural dalotok dalaitok
3rd person plural daluk dalaik

Derived termsEdit

Compound words

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Eőry, Vilma. Értelmező szótár+ (’Explanatory Dictionary Plus’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2007. →ISBN

IcelandicEdit

ItalianEdit

ContractionEdit

dal

  1. Contraction of da il; from the
  2. since
    dal 1963since 1963

Related termsEdit


LadinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From da +‎ l.

ContractionEdit

dal

  1. from the (masculine singular)

Mauritian CreoleEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hindi दाल (dāl).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dal

  1. any of many dried husked pulses (legume), including peas, beans and lentils; dahl
  2. a dish made from lentils, cooked with spices, tomatoes and onions etc.

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch dal, from Proto-Germanic *dalą.

NounEdit

dal n

  1. valley
  2. dip, lower area in the landscape
  3. hole

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: dal
  • Limburgish: daal

Further readingEdit

  • dal”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000

Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “dal”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN


Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈtal/

AdverbEdit

dal

  1. now

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[3], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse dalr

NounEdit

dal m (definite singular dalen, indefinite plural daler, definite plural dalene)

  1. a valley

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse dalr. Akin to English dale.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dal m (definite singular dalen, indefinite plural dalar, definite plural dalane)

  1. a valley

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


NovialEdit

ContractionEdit

dal

  1. contraction of da + li

OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

ContractionEdit

dal

  1. Contraction of de + lo

Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *dalą.

NounEdit

dal n

  1. valley

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • dal”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *dailą.

NounEdit

dal n

  1. division

DescendantsEdit


Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *dalą.

NounEdit

dal n

  1. valley

DescendantsEdit


Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse dalr, from Proto-Germanic *dalą.

NounEdit

dal m

  1. valley

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

The conjugation of this verb in Papiamentu follows that of former Dutch verbs.

Therefore more probably from Dutch douwen (push).

And less probably from Spanish dale: da + le ("give it").

VerbEdit

dal

  1. to hit
  2. to beat

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dal f

  1. distance
    z dalafrom a distance, from afar, from far away
    skok w dallong jump

DeclensionEdit


Southern KamEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dal

  1. eye

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish dal, from Old Norse dalr, from Proto-Germanic *dalą, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰol-, *dʰel-.

NounEdit

dal c

  1. valley

DeclensionEdit

Declension of dal 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative dal dalen dalar dalarna
Genitive dals dalens dalars dalarnas

Related termsEdit


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Turkic tal, from Proto-Turkic *tāl, *dal.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dal

  1. branch

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

dal (first-person singular present daliaf)

  1. to catch
  2. to capture
  3. to hold
  4. to continue
ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

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

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

dal

  1. Soft mutation of tal.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tal dal nhal thal
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.