FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mikill, from Proto-Germanic *mikilaz, from Proto-Indo-European *méǵh₂s.

AdjectiveEdit

mikil (comparative meiri, superlative mestur)

  1. great
  2. important (persons)

DeclensionEdit

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Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) mikil mikil mikið
Accusative (hvønnfall) miklan mikla
Dative (hvørjumfall) miklum miklari miklum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (mikils) (miklar) (mikils)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) miklir miklar mikil
Accusative (hvønnfall) miklar
Dative (hvørjumfall) miklum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (mikla)

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GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

mikil

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌹𐌺𐌹𐌻

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

mikil

  1. inflection of mikill:
    1. feminine singular nominative strong positive degree
    2. neuter plural nominative strong positive degree
    3. neuter plural accusative strong positive degree

Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *mikil

AdjectiveEdit

mikil

  1. great, big
  2. a large amount of

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DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: mēkel

Further readingEdit

  • mikil”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old NorseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mikil

  1. inflection of mikill:
    1. strong feminine nominative singular
    2. strong neuter nominative/accusative plural

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *mikil

AdjectiveEdit

mikil (comparative mēro, superlative mēst)

  1. great, big
  2. a large amount of

DeclensionEdit


DescendantsEdit