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bol

See also: BOL, Bol., böl, ból, -ból, and -ből

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Clipping of bolognese

NounEdit

bol (uncountable)

  1. (informal) bolognese
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

bol (plural bols)

  1. excrescence on the trunk of a tree usually covering a knot
TranslationsEdit

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bol m (plural bols)

  1. bowl

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch bol, bolle, from Old Dutch *bolla, from Proto-Germanic *bullǭ (round object or vessel, ball, bowl). Cognate with Old High German bolla, Old English bolle. More at bowl.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bol m (plural bollen, diminutive bolletje n)

  1. ball, sphere, globe, bulb
  2. (metaphore) A head; brain
  3. A scoop (of ice etc.)
  4. (mainly the diminutive) A large, round spot, dot

AdjectiveEdit

bol (comparative boller, superlative bolst)

  1. convex; bulging
  2. chubby

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bol m (plural bols)

  1. bowl
  2. luck

DescendantsEdit

AnagramsEdit

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GalloEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

bol m (plural bols)

  1. bowl

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

bol

  1. rafsi of bolci.

Lower SorbianEdit

VerbEdit

bol

  1. obsolete spelling of ból

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *bolь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bȏl f, m (Cyrillic spelling бо̑л)

  1. pain, aching
    zadati bol ― to inflict pain

DeclensionEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

English balls

NounEdit

bol

  1. (anatomy) scrotum

SynonymsEdit


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Turkic bol, from Proto-Turkic *bol (abundant, full).

AdjectiveEdit

bol (comparative daha bol, superlative en bol)

  1. abundant

AntonymsEdit


WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bol m (plural boliau)

  1. tummy, stomach

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
bol fol mol unchanged