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See also: SIL, Sil, síl, sìl, şil, and s'il

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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

sil (uncountable)

  1. A yellowish pigment used by painters in ancient times.
    • 2017, Pier Luigi Tucci, The Temple of Peace in Rome (page 278)
      Indeed, Vitruvius and Pliny the Elder attest that in Greece ochra was the name of the yellow quality, corresponding to what the Romans called sil.

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FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sil n (genitive singular sils, plural sil)

  1. (biology) milt, roe (of male fish)

DeclensionEdit

n22 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sil silið sil silini
Accusative sil silið sil silini
Dative sili silinum sil(j)um sil(j)unum
Genitive sils silsins silja siljanna

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NounEdit

sil n (genitive singular sils, plural sil)

  1. (botany) sap

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sil
n3 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative sil silið sil silini
accusative sil silið sil silini
dative sili silinum silum silunum
genitive sils silsins sila silanna

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IstriotEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin caelum. Compare Dalmatian cil.

NounEdit

sil m

  1. sky

MalayEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English seal, from Middle English sele, from an inflectional form of Old English seolh, from Proto-Germanic *selhaz, either from Proto-Indo-European *selk, *solk (to pull) or from Finno-Ugric *šülke.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sil (Jawi spelling سيل)

  1. seal (pinniped)

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RomanianEdit

NounEdit

sil.

  1. Abbreviation of silabație: syllabication

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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VerbEdit

sil (past shil, future silidh, verbal noun sileadh, past participle silte)

  1. rain, drip, shower
  2. flow, shed, ooze, dribble

NounEdit

sil f (genitive singular sile, plural silean)

  1. (dated) rain, trickle, shower

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

English sill.

NounEdit

sil m (Cyrillic spelling сил)

  1. sill (layer of igneous rock)

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

sil c

  1. strainer

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sil 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sil silen silar silarna
Genitive sils silens silars silarnas

TaraoEdit

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NounEdit

sil

  1. cow (animal)

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ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Chungkham Yashwanta Singh, Tarao Grammar

VolapükEdit

PronunciationEdit

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sil (plural sils)

  1. sky

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WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

Considered by de Vries to derive from Old Norse síl.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sil m, f (plural silod or silion)

  1. fry (of fish, especially salmon, trout or minnow); spawn (of fish, frogs, etc.); small fish
  2. hull, husk (of grain)

West FrisianEdit

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VerbEdit

sil

  1. shall, will (first person singular of sille)