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See also: jol and jöl

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse jól, cognate with Danish, Norwegian, Swedish jul, Icelandic jól, Old English geōl and English Yule, from Proto-Germanic *jehwlą, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *yekə- (joke, play).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jól n pl (plurale tantum, genitive plural jóla)

  1. Christmas
  2. Yule

DeclensionEdit

Declension of jól (plural only)
n3p plural
indefinite definite
nominative jól jólini
accusative jól jólini
dative jólum jólunum
genitive jóla jólanna

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Lexicalization of (good) +‎ -l (adverb of manner suffix).[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈjoːl]
  • (file)

AdverbEdit

jól (comparative jobban, superlative legjobban)

  1. well, fine
    A: Hogy vagy? B: Köszönöm, jól.A: How are you? B: Fine, thank you.

Derived termsEdit

(Compound words):

(Expressions):

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN
  2. ^ Eőry, Vilma. Értelmező szótár+ (’Explanatory Dictionary Plus’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2007. →ISBN

IcelandicEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse jól, from Proto-Germanic *jehwlą, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *yekə- (joke, play).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jól n pl (plurale tantum)

  1. Christmas, Noel
  2. Yule

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *jehwlą, *jeulō, perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *yekə- (joke, play).

NounEdit

jól n pl (genitive jóla)

  1. yule, midwinter season

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • jól in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.