AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Related to hyj (god). From early Proto-Albanian *ūlʉh, or Proto-Albanian *uslo.[1]

NounEdit

hyll m (indefinite plural hyje, definite singular hylli, definite plural hyjet)

  1. (archaic) star

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Schumacher, stefan; Matzinger, Joachim (2013) Die Verben des Altalbanischen: Belegwörterbuch, Vorgeschichte und Etymologie (Albanische Forschungen; 33) (in German), Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN, 3.5.2
  2. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigations into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)‎[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 206
  3. ^ Schumacher, Stefan; Matzinger, Joachim (2013) Die Verben des Altalbanischen: Belegwörterbuch, Vorgeschichte und Etymologie (Albanische Forschungen; 33) (in German), Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN, page 220

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From a Germanic root *holana-, related to Middle Low German holder, holdern, and German Holunder.

NounEdit

hyll m (definite singular hyllen, indefinite plural hyller, definite plural hyllene)

  1. an elder or elderberry, small tree of genus Sambucus.

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From a Germanic root *holana-, related to Middle Low German holder, holdern, and German Holunder.

NounEdit

hyll m (definite singular hyllen, indefinite plural hyllar, definite plural hyllane)

  1. an elder or elderberry, small tree of genus Sambucus.

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hulliz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hyll f

  1. hill

DeclensionEdit

This word is also sometimes masculine:

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: hil, hyl, hille, hylle, hul, hulle, helle
    • English: hill
    • Scots: hill, hull

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /hɨ̞ɬ/
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): /hɪɬ/

AdjectiveEdit

hyll (feminine singular hell, plural hyllion, equative hylled or cyn hyll, comparative hyllach or mwy hyll, superlative hyllaf or mwyaf hyll, not mutable)

  1. ugly

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