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CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cala f (plural cales)

  1. cove

Further readingEdit


FijianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian [Term?], from Proto-Austronesian [Term?].

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cala

  1. error
  2. guilt, fault
  3. disgrace
  4. fallacy
  5. transgression (caka vala)

AdjectiveEdit

cala

  1. wrong, erroneous, faulty
  2. culpable, guilty

AdverbEdit

cala

  1. amiss, astray

VerbEdit

cala

  1. to err, to deviate

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

cala

  1. third-person singular past historic of caler

AnagramsEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cala f (plural cale)

  1. inlet, cove
    Synonyms: baia, golfo, insenatura
  2. (nautical) hold

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

cala

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

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

cāla f (genitive cālae); first declension

  1. log to burn
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cāla cālae
Genitive cālae cālārum
Dative cālae cālīs
Accusative cālam cālās
Ablative cālā cālīs
Vocative cāla cālae

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

calā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of calō

ReferencesEdit


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 singular cala, plural calaidhean)

  1. harbour

SynonymsEdit


SpanishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From calar, from Latin chalāre (to descend), from Ancient Greek χαλάω (khaláō).

NounEdit

cala f (plural calas)

  1. prove (originally, of a piece or slice of fruit)
  2. try, attempt
  3. testing
  4. suppository (small medicinal plug that is inserted into the rectum)
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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.

Etymology 2Edit

Unknown, perhaps from pre-Roman origin

NounEdit

cala f (plural calas)

  1. cove
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From New Latin Calla, former genus of the plant

NounEdit

cala f (plural calas)

  1. calla lily, arum lily (plant, flower)
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SwaziEdit

EtymologyEdit

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VerbEdit

-cála

  1. to begin

InflectionEdit

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VolapükEdit

NounEdit

cala

  1. genitive singular of cal

WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *kalgā. Cognate with Cornish kal, kalgh; Breton kalc'h.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cala f (plural caliau)

  1. (anatomy) penis

SynonymsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cala gala nghala chala
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.