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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Might be akin to a Permic word (*wele-), compare Komi-Permyak велавны (velavny) and Udmurt валаны (valany).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈveːl]
  • Hyphenation: vél

VerbEdit

vél

  1. (transitive, archaic or formal) to opine, think, believe, guess

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse vél, from Proto-Germanic *wīlą (craft, deceit), from Proto-Indo-European *wey- (to turn, bend); cognate with English wile.

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NounEdit

vél f (genitive singular vélar, nominative plural vélar)

  1. machine
  2. motor, engine

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