ankle (ancle)

[aeŋkl]
noun
gleženj
to sprain one's ankle (ancle) — izpahniti si gleženj

English-Slovenian dictionary. 2013.

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  • ancle — Britain variant of ankle * * * ancle variant spelling of ankle n …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ankle — Lateral view of the human ankle Latin articulatio talocruralis Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • ankle — (n.) O.E. ancleow ankle, from PIE root *ang /*ank to bend (see ANGLE (Cf. angle) (n.)). The modern form seems to have been influenced by O.N. ökkla or O.Fris. ankel, which are immediately from the Proto Germanic form of the root (Cf. M.H.G. anke… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Ankle — An kle ([a^][ng] k l), n. [OE. ancle, anclow, AS. ancleow; akin to Icel. [ o]kkla, [ o]kli, Dan. and Sw. ankel, D. enklaauw, enkel, G. enkel, and perh. OHG. encha, ancha thigh, shin: cf. Skr. anga limb, anguri finger. Cf. {Haunch}.] The joint… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ankle bone — Ankle An kle ([a^][ng] k l), n. [OE. ancle, anclow, AS. ancleow; akin to Icel. [ o]kkla, [ o]kli, Dan. and Sw. ankel, D. enklaauw, enkel, G. enkel, and perh. OHG. encha, ancha thigh, shin: cf. Skr. anga limb, anguri finger. Cf. {Haunch}.] The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ancle — An cle, n. See {Ankle}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ankle — [aŋ′kəl] n. [ME ancle, ancleou < OE ancleow (& ? ON ǫkkla) < IE base * ang , limb, var. of * ank , to bend > ANGLE1, ANGLE2, Gr ankōn, elbow, ankylos, crooked] 1. the joint that connects the foot and the leg 2. the area of the leg… …   English World dictionary

  • ancle — noun ankle …   Wiktionary

  • ancle — n. ankle, area and joint at the bottom of the leg where the foot begins (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ankle — an•kle [[t]ˈæŋ kəl[/t]] n. 1) anat. the joint between the foot and leg 2) the slender part of the leg above the foot • Etymology: bef. 1000; ME ankel, prob. in part < Scand (cf. early Sw ankol, ON ǫkkul, c. OHG anchal, enchil), in part… …   From formal English to slang

  • anklebone — noun the bone in the ankle that articulates with the leg bones to form the ankle joint • Syn: ↑astragal, ↑astragalus, ↑talus • Derivationally related forms: ↑astragalar (for: ↑astragalus), ↑astragalar …   Useful english dictionary


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