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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch singele, with the sense of a moat, from Old French sengle, cengle (fence), from Latin cingulum (belt).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

singel m (plural singels, diminutive singeltje n)

  1. a body of water surrounding the inner portion of a city or a village
    Synonyms: singelgracht, gracht
  2. a band passed under the belly of an animal, which holds a saddle in place; bellyband; girth

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From English single and singles

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

singel m (definite singular singelen, indefinite plural singeler, definite plural singelene)

  1. (music) a single (record or CD)
  2. (sports) singles (e.g. in tennis)
SynonymsEdit
 
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Etymology 2Edit

Possibly from Dutch

NounEdit

singel m (definite singular singelen, indefinite plural singler, definite plural singlene)

  1. shingle (pebbles, gravel)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From English single and singles

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

singel m (definite singular singelen, indefinite plural singelar, definite plural singelane)

  1. (music) a single (record or CD)
  2. (sports) singles (e.g. in tennis)

SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Possibly from Dutch

NounEdit

singel m (definite singular singelen, indefinite plural singlar, definite plural singlane)

  1. shingle (pebbles, gravel)

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

singel c

  1. (music) a single (a recording)
  2. an unmarried person without girl- or boyfriend

DeclensionEdit

Declension of singel 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative singel singeln singlar singlarna
Genitive singels singelns singlars singlarnas