Complete Definition of "eel"

English

Etymology
Old English æl|Ç£l, from Germanic *Äla-. Cognate with Dutch aal, German Aal, Swedish Ã¥l.

Pronunciation
IPA|/i:l/
Äl, /<tt>I:l</tt>/
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-iËl|-iËl

Noun
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en-noun

  1. Any fish of the order Anguilliformes which are elongated and resemble snakes. There are freshwater and marine species.

Derived terms
top2
eelpout, eel-pout
conger eel
electric eel
mid2
glass eel
moray eel
sand eel

See also
elver

Translations

Bosnian: jegulja f
Bulgarian: змиоÑка f
Cayuga: gÇ«ÌËdeh
Catalan: anguila f
Cherokee: á¢áᦠ(tlvdega)
Chinese: é³é±¼ (man4yu2), é°»
Chortí: utuʼ Äay
CJKV Characters: é°», é³
Creek: acv´ppv
Danish: ål c, ålefisk c
Dutch: paling m, aal m (before it can spawn), palingachtigen p
Esperanto: angilo
Estonian: angerjas, angerjalised
Finnish: ankerias
French: anguille f
Georgian: ááááááááá (gvelt'evza), áááááááááá¡áááá áá (gvelt'evzasnairni) p
German: Aal m, Aalartige p
Greek: Ïέλι (kheli) n
Hungarian: angolna, angolnaalakúak p
Icelandic: áll m
Ido: anguilo
Indonesian: belut
Italian: anguilla m
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Japanese: ã¦ãã®, é°» (unagi)
Klamath: Ä¡awi
Korean: ì¥ì´ (jang-eo)
Kurdish: KUchar|ÙارÙاسÛ
Latin: anguilla f
Latvian: zutis m
Lithuanian: ungurys m, unguriažuvÄs p
Malay: moa
Maltese: sallura f
Nahuatl: cÅÄmichin
Norwegian: ålefisker p
Occitan: anguila f
Old English: æl m
Papago: wamad watopi
Persian: FAchar|ÙارÙاÙÛ
Polish: wÄgorz m, wÄgorzoksztaÅtne p
Proto-Polynesian: *toke
Portuguese: enguia f
Russian: ÑгоÑÑ (úgorâ) m
Slovak: úhorotvaré p
Slovene: jegulja f
Spanish: anguila f
Swahili: mkunga
Swedish: ål c
Thai: THchar|à¸à¸¥à¸²à¹à¸«à¸¥ (bplaa lÄi)
Tonkawa: nÉswÊlË ÊnseËnÊntɪÄ
Vietnamese: cá chình
Walloon: anweye

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