Last modified on 22 August 2014, at 23:22
See also: cała, ca̱la̱', całą, and cāļa

FijianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Austronesian.

VerbEdit

cala

  1. To err. (clarification of this Fijian definition is being sought)

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

cala

  1. third-person singular past historic of caler

AnagramsEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via a Late Latin *calare, possibly ultimately from a pre-Roman language. Related are French cale and Spanish cala.

NounEdit

cala f (plural cale)

  1. inlet, cove
  2. (nautical) hold

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

cala

  1. third-person singular present of calare
  2. second-person singular imperative of calare

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

calā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of calō

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

cala

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of calar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of calar

Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish calad (shore, port, landing-place; land (as opposed to sea)), from Late Latin calatum.

NounEdit

cala m (genitive cala, plural calaidhean)

  1. harbour

SynonymsEdit


SpanishEdit

NounEdit

cala f (plural calas)

  1. suppository (small medicinal plug that is inserted into the rectum)

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

cala

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of calar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of calar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of calar.

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

cala

  1. genitive singular of cal

WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Cornish kal, kalgh; Breton kalc'h.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cala f (plural caliau)

  1. (anatomy) penis

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cala gala nghala chala

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