EnglishEdit

NounEdit

pol (plural pols)

  1. A politician.

AnagramsEdit


AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a contraction of the preposition por (for, by) + masculine singular article el (the).

ContractionEdit

pol m (feminine pola, neuter polo, masculine plural polos, feminine plural poles)

  1. for the, by the

CatalanEdit

NounEdit

pol m, f (plural pols)

  1. pole
    el pol Sud
    the South Pole
    pol magnètic
    magnetic pole

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pol m (plural pollen, diminutive polletje n)

  1. a bundle of plants, with the soil it stands on or that hangs from it
  2. (Flemish, dialectic) a hand

Derived termsEdit

  • graspol

ExtremaduranEdit

PrepositionEdit

pol

  1. by
    Esti libru hue escritu pol Gabriel García Márquez.
    This book was written by Gabriel García Márquez.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. through
  3. for

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French pole, from Latin polus, from Ancient Greek πόλος (polos, axis of rotation).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pol m (genitive poil, nominative plural poil)

  1. (magnetism, electricity, geography) pole

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pol phol bpol
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

LatinEdit

InterjectionEdit

pol

  1. by Pollux!, truly!, really!
    • c. 254 BCE – 184 BCE, Plautus, Casina
      Myrrhina: Et pol ego istuc ad te. Sed quid est, quod tuo nunc animo aegrest?
      Myrrhina: And, troth, I was coming here to yours. But what is it that now distresses your mind?

See alsoEdit


LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

pol

  1. rafsi of polno.

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

West Proto-Germanic *pōlaz, of uncertain origin. Cognate with Old High German pfuol (German Pfuhl).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pōl m

  1. pool

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek πόλος (pólos).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pȏl m (Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. pole (magnetic, positive, negative etc.)
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pȏl m (Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. (Bosnian, Serbian) sex (kind of an organism as determined by its reproductive organs)
  2. (Bosnian, Serbian) gender
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • polni

Etymology 3Edit

From pȍla.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

ParticleEdit

pȏl (Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. half
    sat i po(l) — an hour and a half
    tri i po m(j)eseca — three and a half months

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pol c

  1. a pole, an extreme point, usually magnetically or geographically. (North pole, South pole)
  2. a pole, the points of an electrical battery between which the voltage arises.
  3. (mathematics, theory for analytical functions) a point where a Laurent series is not defined.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 18:52