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See also: Gaule, gaulé, and Gäule

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French gaule, gaulle, from Old French gaule, waulle (long pole, rod), from Old Frankish *walu (stick), from Proto-Germanic *waluz (stick, root), from Proto-Indo-European *wel- (to turn, wind, roll). Cognate with Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐌻𐌿𐍃 (walus, staff, rod), Old Norse valr (round rod), North Frisian waal (rod, stick), Old English walu (ridge, bank, rib, comb of helmet, weal, mark of a blow). More at wale, weal.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gaule f (plural gaules)

  1. (long) pole
  2. fishing rod
  3. (slang) boner
    Synonyms: trique

VerbEdit

gaule

  1. inflection of gauler:
    1. first-person and third-person singular present indicative
    2. first-person and third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. second-person singular imperative

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gaula

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡæʉ.le/, [ˈɡæu̯.lə]

VerbEdit

gaule (imperative gaul, present tense gauler, simple past gaula or gaulet or gaulte, past participle gaula or gaulet or gault)

  1. to yell, bellow
  2. to howl

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

“gaule” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gaula

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡæʉ.le/, [ˈɡæu̯.lə]

VerbEdit

gaule (imperative gaul, present tense gaular, simple past gaula, past participle gaula)

  1. to yell, bellow
  2. to howl

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

“gaule” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.


PlautdietschEdit

VerbEdit

gaule

  1. to be annoyed