See also: Calla, callá, callà, and čállá

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

calla (plural callas)

  1. A marsh plant native to cooler areas throughout the northern hemisphere, Calla palustris, having pale green flowers in a white spathe.
  2. The calla lily, Zantedeschia aethiopica.

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FrenchEdit

NounEdit

calla m or f (plural callas)

  1. calla

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

calla

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of callar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of callar

Classical NahuatlEdit

NounEdit

calla

  1. Obsolete spelling of callah

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkal.la/
  • Rhymes: -alla
  • Hyphenation: càl‧la

Etymology 1Edit

Variant of calle.

NounEdit

calla f (plural calle) (obsolete)

  1. passage, passageway
    Synonyms: apertura, passaggio, varco
  2. weir
    Synonym: pescaia
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Etymology 2Edit

From translingual Calla, from Latin calla.

NounEdit

calla f (plural calle)

  1. calla (Calla palustris)
  2. calla lily (Zantedeschia aethiopica)

ReferencesEdit

  • calla1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • calla2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

NounEdit

calla

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural of callum

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Scottish GaelicEdit

NounEdit

calla m

  1. genitive singular of call

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

calla

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

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

calla (present callar, preterite callade, supine callat, imperative calla)

  1. (card games) to call

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