From Middle English wal, from Old English weall, from Proto-Germanic *wallaz, *wallą, from Latin vallum, from Proto-Indo-European *welH-. Perhaps conflated with waw, from Middle English wawe, from Old English wāg, wāh, see waw. Cognate with North Frisian wal, Saterland Frisian Waal, Dutch wal, German Wall, Swedish vall. More at wallow, walk.
From Middle English wallen, from Old English weallan, from Proto-Germanic *wallōną, *wellōną, from Proto-Indo-European *welǝn-, *welǝm-. Cognate with Middle Dutch wallen, Dutch wellen, German wellen, Danish vælde, Swedish välla. See also well.
From Middle English walle, from Old English *wealla, *weall, from Proto-Germanic *wallô, *wallaz. See above. Cognate with Old Frisian walla ("spring"), Old English wiell ("well").
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