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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Perhaps from a Proto-Indo-European *kol-, with cognates including Russian клей ‎(klej) and Middle Dutch helen.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

κόλλα ‎(kóllaf ‎(genitive κόλλης); first declension

  1. glue
  2. flour paste

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill
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