What does seel mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seel(verb)

    sew up the eyelids of hawks and falcons

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seel(verb)

    to close the eyes of (a hawk or other bird) by drawing through the lids threads which were fastened over the head

  2. Seel(verb)

    hence, to shut or close, as the eyes; to blind

  3. Seel(verb)

    to incline to one side; to lean; to roll, as a ship at sea

  4. Seel(noun)

    alt. of Seeling

  5. Seel(noun)

    good fortune; favorable opportunity; prosperity. [Obs.] "So have I seel"

  6. Seel(noun)

    time; season; as, hay seel

  7. Origin: [F. siller, ciller, fr. cil an eyelash, L. cilium.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Seel

    sēl, v.t. to close the eyes of by sewing the eyelids together, as a hawk: to blind, hoodwink. [O. Fr. siller, cillercil—L. cilium, eyelash.]

  2. Seel

    sēl, n. (prov.) good fortune, happiness: opportunity, season.—n. Seel′iness.—adj. Seel′y (Spens.), silly, innocent: fortunate, happy, good: simple: trifling.—n. good fortune: bliss: (Scot.) opportunity. [A.S. sǽl, time—sǽl, propitious.]

  3. Seel

    sēl, v.i. to lean to one side, to pitch or roll.—n. a roll of a ship. [Prob. related to sail.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seel in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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