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Etymology 1[edit | edit source]

Danish gal, furious, mad[1], from Old Norse gala (to sing)

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Noun[edit | edit source]

Singular
Gale

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  1. Template:Meteorology A very strong wind, more than a breeze, less than a storm; number 7 through 9 winds on the 12-step Beaufort scale.
  2. An outburst, especially of laughter.
    a gale of laughter
  3. (archaic) A light breeze.
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Etymology 2[edit | edit source]

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Singular
Gale

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Gale

  1. (archaic) A periodic payment, such as is made of a rent or annuity.
    Gale day - the day on which rent or interest is due. Definition from 1913 Webster.
  2. A shrub, sweet gale (Myrica gale) growing on moors and fens.
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Basque[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

Gale

  1. eagerness

French[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Variant of galle.

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Noun[edit | edit source]

gale f.

  1. scabies; mange

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Italian[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

gale f.

  1. Plural form of gala.

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Norwegian[edit | edit source]

Adjective[edit | edit source]

gale

  1. Plural of gal

Verb[edit | edit source]

Gale

  1. to make a sound characteristic of a rooster; to crow

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