sail

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Такође погледајте: Sail, SAIL, sáil, sàil, и saïl

English[уреди]

Two sailboats racing,
with the wind filling their sails
A square-rigged sail
Dimetrodon loomisi, a synapsid species with a sail (spine projection).

Pronunciation[уреди]

Etymology 1[уреди]

From Средњи Енглески saile, sayle, seil, seyl, from Стари Енглески seġl, from Пра-Германски *seglą. Cognate with Западни Фризијски seil, Low German Segel, Холандски zeil, Немачки Segel, Шведски segel.

Noun[уреди]

sail (countable and uncountable, plural sails)

  1. (nautical) A piece of fabric attached to a boat and arranged such that it causes the wind to drive the boat along. The sail may be attached to the boat via a combination of mast, spars and ropes.
  2. (nautical,uncountable) The concept of a sail or sails, as if a substance.
    Take in sail: a storm is coming.
  3. (uncountable) The power harnessed by a sail or sails, or the use of this power for travel or transport.
  4. A trip in a boat, especially a sailboat.
    Let's go for a sail.
  5. (dated, plural "sail") A sailing vessel; a vessel of any kind; a craft.
    Twenty sail were in sight.
  6. The blade of a windmill.
  7. A tower-like structure found on the dorsal (topside) surface of submarines.
  8. The floating organ of siphonophores, such as the Portuguese man-of-war.
  9. (fishing) A sailfish.
    We caught three sails today.
  10. (paleontology) an outward projection of the spine, occurring in certain dinosaurs and synapsids
  11. Anything resembling a sail, such as a wing.
    • (Can we date this quote by Spenser and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Like an eagle soaring / To weather his broad sails.
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Etymology 2[уреди]

From Средњи Енглески sailen, saylen, seilen, seilien, from Стари Енглески siġlan (to sail), from *siglijaną. Cognate with Западни Фризијски sile, Low German seilen, Холандски zeilen, Немачки segeln, Шведски segla, Исландски sigla.

Verb[уреди]

sail (third-person singular simple present sails, present participle sailing, simple past and past participle sailed)

  1. To be impelled or driven forward by the action of wind upon sails, as a ship on water; to be impelled on a body of water by steam or other power.
  2. To move through or on the water; to swim, as a fish or a waterfowl.
  3. To ride in a boat, especially a sailboat.
  4. (intransitive) To set sail; to begin a voyage.
    We sail for Australia tomorrow.
  5. To move briskly and gracefully through the air.
    • (Can we date this quote by Shakespeare and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      As is a winged messenger of heaven, [] / When he bestrides the lazy pacing clouds, / And sails upon the bosom of the air.
    • Шаблон:RQ:YGO FRM
      [flavor text of the card "Spirit of the Winds"]
      A spirit of the wind that freely sails the skies.
    • 2011 април 15, Saj Chowdhury, “Norwich 2 - 1 Nott'm Forest”, in BBC Sport[1]:
      A hopeful ball from Forest right-back Brendan Moloney to the left edge of the area was met first by Ruddy but his attempted clearance rebounded off Tyson's leg and sailed in.
  6. (intransitive) To move briskly.
    The duchess sailed haughtily out of the room.
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Basque[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

sail

  1. area

Dutch[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

Borrowed from Енглески sail. Doublet of zeil

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Noun[уреди]

sail n (plural sails)

  1. (nautical) The fin or sail of a submarine.
    Синоним: toren

Irish[уреди]

Alternative forms[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

From Old Irish sal, from Proto-Celtic *salā.

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Noun[уреди]

sail f (genitive singular saile)

  1. dirt, dross, impurity
    sail mhiotailmetal dross
  2. stain, defilement
    sail pheacathe stain of sin

Declension[уреди]

Шаблон:ga-decl-f2-nopl

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Mutation[уреди]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sail shail
after an, tsail
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[уреди]

  • sal” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “sal” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 589.
  • "sail" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “sail” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

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Noun[уреди]

sail (nominative plural sails)

  1. (nautical) sail

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