See also: se'ls and sæls

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɛl/
  • (file)

NounEdit

sels m

  1. plural of sel
  2. (plural only) smelling salts

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

sēls

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌴𐌻𐍃

Old NorseEdit

NounEdit

sels

  1. genitive singular of sel
  2. genitive singular of selr

West FrisianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Frisian self, from Proto-Germanic *selbaz

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

sels

  1. (intensifier) oneself, referring to the subject of a sentence: myself, yourself, itself, ourselves, themselves etc.
Derived termsEdit
Further readingEdit
  • sels (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium. Particularly: “Related to zelfs”)

AdverbEdit

sels

  1. even (extreme example)
Further readingEdit
  • sels (II)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011