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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hagl, from Proto-Germanic *haglaz (hail), which may be from Proto-Indo-European *kagʰlos (pebble, hail).

Cognate with Icelandic hagl, Norwegian hagl, Swedish hagel, Old English hægl and hagol (English hail), Old Frisian heil, Old High German hagal (German Hagel) and Old Saxon hagal (Low German Hagel), Dutch hagel.

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hagl n (singular definite haglet, plural indefinite hagl)

  1. shot (small metal balls used as ammunition)
  2. (meteorology) hail, hailstone

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hagl, from Proto-Germanic *haglaz (hail), which may be from Proto-Indo-European *kagʰlos (pebble, hail).

See Danish hagl for cognates.

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NounEdit

hagl n (genitive singular hagls, nominative plural högl)

  1. (precipitation) hail, a hailstone syn.
  2. (in a gun) a shot, the small metal shots used as ammunition for shotguns
  3. the name of the Younger Futhark haglaz rune h

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hagl, from Proto-Germanic *haglaz (hail), which may be from Proto-Indo-European *kagʰlos (pebble, hail).

See Danish hagl for cognates.

NounEdit

hagl n (definite singular haglet, indefinite plural hagl, definite plural hagla or haglene)

  1. (uncountable) hail (precipitation in the form of hailstones)
  2. (countable) a hailstone
  3. (countable) shot (mass noun) pellets used as ammunition for shotguns

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse hagl, from Proto-Germanic *haglaz (hail), which may be from Proto-Indo-European *kagʰlos (pebble, hail).

NounEdit

hagl n (definite singular haglet, indefinite plural hagl, definite plural hagla)

  1. (uncountable) hail (precipitation in the form of hailstones)
  2. (countable) a hailstone
  3. (countable) shot (mass noun) pellets used as ammunition for shotguns

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ReferencesEdit