See also: Schal

DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

schal

  1. first-person singular present indicative of schallen
  2. imperative of schallen

Etymology 2Edit

Cognate with German Schall.

NounEdit

schal m (plural schallen, diminutive schalletje n)

  1. (poetic, dated) a resonating sound or noise
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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German schal (tasteless, turbid), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kelh₁- (to dry out). Compare Swedish skäll (thin, weak, bleak), Old English sceald (shallow, flat).

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

schal (comparative schaler, superlative am schalsten)

  1. stale, flat, insipid

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