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DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch ēsel, from Old Dutch esil, from Proto-Germanic *asiluz, from Late Latin asellus.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ezel m (plural ezels, diminutive ezeltje n)

  1. donkey
    Een ezel balkt: “i-aa, i-aa”.
    A donkey howls: “ee-aa, ee-aa”.
  2. fool, idiot
    Wat doen jullie nu? Stomme ezels!
    What are you doing? Dumb asses!
  3. easel
    Ezel en palet zijn onmisbare hulpmiddelen van de landschapsschilder.
    Easel and palette are essential tools of the landscape painter.
    Synonym: schildersezel

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ J. de Vries & F. de Tollenaere, "Etymologisch Woordenboek", Uitgeverij Het Spectrum, Utrecht, 1986 (14de druk)

AnagramsEdit


Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Esel, from Old High German esil, from Proto-Germanic *asiluz, from Latin asellus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ezel m

  1. donkey (domestic animal)
    Synonym: wósoł

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ezel in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

TurkishEdit

NounEdit

ezel (definite accusative ezeli, uncountable)

  1. eternity, time stretching back without beginning

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative ezel
Definite accusative ezeli
Singular Plural
Nominative ezel
Definite accusative ezeli
Dative ezele
Locative ezelde
Ablative ezelden
Genitive ezelin

West FrisianEdit

NounEdit

ezel c (plural ezels)

  1. donkey