See also: Ogle, oglē, ógle, øgle, and öğle

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EtymologyEdit

Probably from

Compare German äugeln (to ogle). More at eye, -le.

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VerbEdit

ogle (third-person singular simple present ogles, present participle ogling, simple past and past participle ogled)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To stare at (someone or something), especially impertinently, amorously, or covetously.

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NounEdit

ogle (plural ogles)

  1. An impertinent, flirtatious, amorous or covetous stare.
  2. (Polari, usually in the plural) An eye.
    • 1997, Gardiner, James, Who's a Pretty Boy Then?, page 137:
      Will you take a varder at the cartz on the feely-omi in the naf strides: the one with the bona blue ogles polarying the omi-palone with a vogue on and a cod sheitel.
    • 2015 October 12, Lowe, Adam, “Poem of the week: Vada That”, in The Guardian[1]:
      Slick, she bamboozles the ogles / of old Lilly Law.

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LatvianEdit

 ogle on Latvian Wikipedia
 
Ogle (1)
 
Akmeņogle (2)

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *anˀglís, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁óngʷl̥ (coal).[1]

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NounEdit

ogle f (5th declension)

  1. charcoal (partially burnt organic materials, usually wood)
    aktīvā ogle, aktivētā ogleactivated carbon
    melns kā ogleblack as charcoal
    ogles zīmējumicharcoal drawings
    kvēlojošas oglesburning coals
  2. (syn. akmeņogle) coal (mineral deposits, used as industrial fuel)
    ogļu atradnescoal deposits
    ogļu ieguvecoal mining
    ogļu rūpniecībacoal industry

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Karulis, Konstantīns (1992), “ogle”, in Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (in Latvian), Rīga: AVOTS, →ISBN

SloveneEdit

NounEdit

ógle

  1. accusative plural of ogel