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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sǫðull, from Proto-Germanic *sadulaz, from Proto-Indo-European *sod-tlō-, from Proto-Indo-European *sed- (to sit).

NounEdit

sadel c (singular definite sadlen, plural indefinite sadler)

  1. saddle

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English sadol, from Proto-Germanic *sadulaz.

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsadəl/, /ˈsaːdəl/

NounEdit

sadel (plural sadels)

  1. A saddle; a seat on the back of a horse for horseriding.
    • a. 1375, Gawain Poet, Sir Gawayn and þe Grene Knyȝt, lines 2110-2117, page 118r:
      Forþy I ſay þe, as ſoþe as ȝe in ſadel ſitte, / Com ȝe þere, ȝe be kylled, may þe knyȝt rede, / Trawe ȝe me þat trwely, þaȝ ȝe had twenty lyues / to ſpende. / He hatz wonyd here ful ȝore / On bent much baret bende / Aȝayn his dyntez ſore / Ȝe may not yow defende
      So I say to you, as sure as you sit in your saddle: / If you come there, you'll be killed if he wills, / trust me about that truely, like you had twenty lives / to spend. / He has lived here a long time; / when he pulls his bow, much conflict begins. / Against his powerful blows, / you won't be able to defend yourself.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old English sadolian.

VerbEdit

sadel

  1. Alternative form of sadelen

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sǫðull, from Proto-Germanic *sadulaz, from Proto-Indo-European *sod-tlō-, from Proto-Indo-European *sed- (to sit).

NounEdit

sadel m (definite singular sadelen, indefinite plural sadler, definite plural sadlene)

  1. saddle (for riding an animal)

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sǫðull, from Proto-Germanic *sadulaz, from Proto-Indo-European *sod-tlō-, from Proto-Indo-European *sed- (to sit).

NounEdit

sadel c

  1. saddle
  2. nut, the small piece at the peghead end of the fingerboard

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English saddle.

NounEdit

sadel

  1. saddle