See also: Fal, FAL, fál, fàl, and fäl

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

fal

  1. Obsolete spelling of fall

AnagramsEdit


AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *spala, from Proto-Indo-European *pōl-, *spōl- (to fall). Cognate to Ancient Greek σφάλλω (sphállō, to overthrow)[1], Lithuanian pùlti (to attack, rush), German fallen (to fall).

VerbEdit

fal (first-person singular past tense fala, participle falur)

  1. I forgive
  2. I give (as a present)
  3. I pray, am respectful
  4. I salute, greet
  5. to set (of the sun)

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “fal”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 93

HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Ugric *påda, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *padɜ. Cognates include Finnish pato (dam). [1][2]

NounEdit

fal (plural falak)

  1. wall
DeclensionEdit
Inflection (stem in -a-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative fal falak
accusative falat falakat
dative falnak falaknak
instrumental fallal falakkal
causal-final falért falakért
translative fallá falakká
terminative falig falakig
essive-formal falként falakként
essive-modal
inessive falban falakban
superessive falon falakon
adessive falnál falaknál
illative falba falakba
sublative falra falakra
allative falhoz falakhoz
elative falból falakból
delative falról falakról
ablative faltól falaktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
falé falaké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
faléi falakéi
Possessive forms of fal
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. falam falaim
2nd person sing. falad falaid
3rd person sing. fala falai
1st person plural falunk falaink
2nd person plural falatok falaitok
3rd person plural faluk falaik
Derived termsEdit
Compound words with this term at the beginning
Compound words with this term at the end
Expressions

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Uralic *pala- (to devour). Cognates include Finnish palaa (to burn).

VerbEdit

fal

  1. (transitive) to devour, gorge, wolf, scarf (eat greedily, voraciously, or ravenously)
    Synonyms: zabál, habzsol, tömi magát
ConjugationEdit
Derived termsEdit
Compound words

(With verbal prefixes):

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Entry #687 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungary.
  2. ^ fal in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (‘Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

Further readingEdit

  • (wall): fal in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • (to devour): fal in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

fal

  1. indefinite accusative singular of falur
  2. indefinite dative singular of falur

KottEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔapV ("hotness, sweat"). Compare Assan palá, pfóltu, paltu ("hot").

AdjectiveEdit

fal

  1. hot, warm

Related termsEdit


LadinEdit

NounEdit

fal m (plural fai)

  1. error

LuxembourgishEdit

VerbEdit

fal

  1. second-person singular imperative of falen

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English feall, from Proto-Germanic *fallaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fal (plural falles)

  1. fall, drop

DescendantsEdit

  • English: fall
  • Yola: vall

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse falr.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fal (neuter falt, definite singular and plural fale, comparative falare, indefinite superlative falast, definite superlative falaste)

  1. (archaic) for sale
  2. (archaic) available

ReferencesEdit


Old NorseEdit

VerbEdit

fal

  1. first/third-person singular past active indicative of fela

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fal f

  1. genitive plural of fala

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse falr.

AdjectiveEdit

fal (not comparable)

  1. (dated) for sale, that can be bought, bribable, corrupt
    en fal kvinna
    a prostitute

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of fal
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular fal
Neuter singular falt
Plural fala
Masculine plural3 fale
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 fale
All fala
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
3) Dated or archaic

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic فَأْل(faʾl).

NounEdit

fal (definite accusative falı, plural fallar)

  1. fortune telling, omen

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative fal
Definite accusative falı
Singular Plural
Nominative fal fallar
Definite accusative falı falları
Dative fala fallara
Locative falda fallarda
Ablative faldan fallardan
Genitive falın falların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular falım fallarım
2nd singular falın falların
3rd singular falı falları
1st plural falımız fallarımız
2nd plural falınız fallarınız
3rd plural falları falları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular falımı fallarımı
2nd singular falını fallarını
3rd singular falını fallarını
1st plural falımızı fallarımızı
2nd plural falınızı fallarınızı
3rd plural fallarını fallarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular falıma fallarıma
2nd singular falına fallarına
3rd singular falına fallarına
1st plural falımıza fallarımıza
2nd plural falınıza fallarınıza
3rd plural fallarına fallarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular falımda fallarımda
2nd singular falında fallarında
3rd singular falında fallarında
1st plural falımızda fallarımızda
2nd plural falınızda fallarınızda
3rd plural fallarında fallarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular falımdan fallarımdan
2nd singular falından fallarından
3rd singular falından fallarından
1st plural falımızdan fallarımızdan
2nd plural falınızdan fallarınızdan
3rd plural fallarından fallarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular falımın fallarımın
2nd singular falının fallarının
3rd singular falının fallarının
1st plural falımızın fallarımızın
2nd plural falınızın fallarınızın
3rd plural fallarının fallarının

See alsoEdit


VolapükEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English fall and German Fall.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fal (nominative plural fals)

  1. the action of falling
  2. (grammar) grammatical case (in classic or original Volapük (Volapük rigik: kimfal (nominative), kimafal (genitive), borrowed from German Fall (case))

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit