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English

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
hall

Plural
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  1. A corridor; a hallway.
    The drinking fountain was out in the hall.
  2. A meeting room.
    The hotel had three halls for conferences, and two were in use by the convention.
  3. A manor house.
    The duke lived in a great hall overlooking the sea.
  4. A building providing student accommodation at a university.
    The student government hosted several social events so that students from different halls would intermingle.
  5. The principal room of a secular medieval building.

Derived terms

Translations

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Albanian

Noun

hall

  1. trouble

Estonian

Adjective

hall

  1. grey (color)

Noun

hall

  1. corridor

Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈhɒlː/

Etymology 1

From the same Uralic root *kule as Finnish kuulla

Verb

hall

  1. to hear
Derived terms

Etymology 2

From English ‘hall’.

Noun

hall (plural hallok)

  1. lounge

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

Inflection for hall Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hall hallen hallar hallarna
Genitive halls hallens hallars hallarnas

hall c.

  1. lounge
  2. corridor
  3. short for any of the words:
    1. simhall
    2. ishall
    3. sporthall
    4. verkstadshall
    5. mässhall

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