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See also: PIL, Píl, pił, and -pil

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Chinook JargonEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pil

  1. red

Derived termsEdit


DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From late Old Norse píla, from Latin pīlum (javelin).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /piːl/, [pʰiːˀl]

NounEdit

pil c (singular definite pilen, plural indefinite pile)

  1. arrow
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse píll.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /piːl/, [pʰiːˀl]

NounEdit

pil c (singular definite pilen, plural indefinite pile)

  1. willow
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See pile.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /piːl/, [pʰiːˀl]

VerbEdit

pil

  1. imperative of pile

Etymology 4Edit

See pille.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

pil

  1. imperative of pille

DutchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɪl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pil
  • Rhymes: -ɪl

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch pille, from Medieval Latin pilla, from Latin pilula, diminutive of pila (ball).

NounEdit

pil f (plural pillen, diminutive pilletje n)

  1. a pill, an usually ball- or oval-shaped, coated portion of a drug to be taken orally
  2. (with definite article: de pil) 'the' contraceptive pill
    Synonym: anticonceptiepil
  3. an analogous ball-shaped object
  4. (metonymically) an expert in pill use:
    1. a pharmacist
    2. an MD
    3. (military) a med student
  5. a thick sandwich
  6. a hard kick on a balk or other object
  7. a bitter experience
  8. a large book, a tome
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from French pile.

NounEdit

pil f (plural [please provide], diminutive [please provide])

  1. (Belgium) an electric battery

Etymology 3Edit

From Middle Dutch pille. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

NounEdit

pil m or f (plural pillen)

  1. (obsolete) godchild
Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


KarakalpakEdit

NounEdit

pil

  1. elephant

LatvianEdit

VerbEdit

pil

  1. 3rd person singular present indicative form of pilēt
  2. 3rd person plural present indicative form of pilēt
  3. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of pilēt
  4. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of pilēt

NehanEdit

NounEdit

pil

  1. thunder

Further readingEdit

  • Malcolm Ross, Proto Oceanic and the Austronesian Languages of Western Melanesia, Pacific Linguistics, series C-98 (1988)
  • Malcolm Ross et al, The Lexicon of Proto-Oceanic: The Culture and Environment →ISBN:
    Nehan pil 'thunder' [...] Solos pina 'thunder'

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse píla

NounEdit

pil f or m (definite singular pila or pilen, indefinite plural piler, definite plural pilene)

  1. an arrow (projectile)
    pil og buebow and arrow
  2. an arrow (graphic symbol)
Derived termsEdit
 
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse píll

NounEdit

pil f or m (definite singular pila or pilen, indefinite plural piler, definite plural pilene)

  1. a willow (tree of genus Salix)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse píla, from Latin pilum (javelin).

NounEdit

pil f (definite singular pila, indefinite plural piler, definite plural pilene)

pil m (definite singular pilen, indefinite plural pilar, definite plural pilane)

  1. an arrow (projectile)
    pil og bogebow and arrow
  2. an arrow (graphic symbol)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse píll

NounEdit

pil (inflections as for Etymology 1)

  1. a willow (tree of genus Salix)

ReferencesEdit


RadeEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French pile.

NounEdit

pil

  1. battery

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Possibly from a Vulgar Latin root *pillum (compare piuă, from *pilla), or from Latin pīlum (spear).

NounEdit

pil n (plural piluri)

  1. (regional) stick, rod; also, a horsewhip

See alsoEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse píla

NounEdit

pil c

  1. arrow, the weapon
  2. arrow, the symbol
  3. dart, the small arrowlike thing thrown in the game of darts.

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse píli

NounEdit

pil c

  1. willow, a tree in the genus Salix

DeclensionEdit

Declension of pil 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pil pilen pilar pilarna
Genitive pils pilens pilars pilarnas

SynonymsEdit

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TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French pile.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pil (definite accusative pili, plural piller)

  1. battery

SynonymsEdit


VolapükEdit

NounEdit

pil (plural pils)

  1. eel

DeclensionEdit