See also: Edel

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AfrikaansEdit

DutchEdit

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *etelä. Cognate with Finnish etelä ‎(south).

NounEdit

edel ‎(genitive edela, partitive edelat)

  1. southwest

DeclensionEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German adal, from Proto-Germanic *aþalaz, whence also Old English æþel-, Old Norse aðall.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʔeːdl̩/, /ˈʔeːdəl/

AdjectiveEdit

edel ‎(comparative edler, superlative am edelsten)

  1. (of people) noble (having a noble character)
  2. (of people, archaic) noble (being a member of the nobility)
  3. (of deeds) noble
  4. (of things) classy; of high quality

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

External linksEdit

  • edel in Duden online

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Low German edel

AdjectiveEdit

edel ‎(neuter singular edelt, definite singular and plural edle, comparative edlere, indefinite superlative edlest, definite superlative edleste)

  1. noble

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Low German edel

AdjectiveEdit

edel ‎(neuter singular edelt, definite singular and plural edle, comparative edlare, indefinite superlative edlast, definite superlative edlaste)

  1. noble

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Related to Finnish edellä.

PrepositionEdit

edel

  1. before (in time)

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “до, перед, передо, под, прежде”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika
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