Meaning of HILL in English

HILL

n.

Pronunciation: ' hil

Function: noun

Etymology: Middle English, from Old English hyll; akin to Latin collis hill, culmen top

Date: before 12th century

1 : a usually rounded natural elevation of land lower than a mountain

2 : an artificial heap or mound (as of earth)

3 : several seeds or plants planted in a group rather than a row

4 : SLOPE , INCLINE

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.