See also: qu'il

Catalan

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Etymology

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Borrowed from Ancient Greek χυλός (khulós, juice).

Pronunciation

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Noun

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quil m (plural quils)

  1. chyle

Further reading

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Istriot

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Etymology

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From Vulgar Latin *(ec)cu illu, contracted from the accusative of Vulgar Latin *eccum ille. Compare Italian quello, Venetian cuel, cuelo.

Adjective

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quil m sg (feminine quila or quilla, masculine plural quili or quii, feminine plural quile or quille)

  1. that
    • 1877, Antonio Ive, Canti popolari istriani: raccolti a Rovigno, volume 5, Ermanno Loescher, page 128:
      Caro, cun quil visito bianco e russo.
      Dear, with that little white and red face.

Old French

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Alternative forms

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  • q̃l (manuscripts)
  • qu'il (majority of facsimiles)

Contraction

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quil

  1. Contraction of que + il (that he, that it)