själ

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sál ‎(soul), from Old English sāwol ‎(soul), from Proto-Germanic *saiwalō ‎(soul). Cognate with Danish sjæl ‎(soul), Norwegian sjel ‎(soul), Icelandic sál ‎(soul), English soul, Dutch ziel ‎(soul), German Seele ‎(soul), Low German Seel ‎(soul), Luxembourgish Séil ‎(soul, spirit).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

själ c

  1. soul
  2. Obsolete spelling of säl

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of själ 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative själ själen själar själarna
Genitive själs själens själars själarnas

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