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See also: Kola, kóla, kolā, kolą, and koła

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EnglishEdit

 
Kola nut — pods and seeds

EtymologyEdit

Presumably from a West African language. Compare Hausa gōr̃ò, Bambara goro, Mandinka kolo (kola nut).

NounEdit

kola (countable and uncountable, plural kolas)

  1. A tree, genus Cola, bearing large brown seeds ("nuts") that are the source of cola extract.
  2. A nut of this tree.
  3. (rare, dated) Alternative form of cola (drink made with kola nut flavoring)

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CzechEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Slavic word for circle, wheel.

NounEdit

kola

  1. inflection of kolo:
    1. genitive singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative plural

Etymology 2Edit

From Coca-Cola.

NounEdit

kola f

  1. (drink): cola
DeclensionEdit

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkolɑ/, [ˈko̞lɑ]

Etymology 1Edit

Probably from Russian кол (kol, pole, stake)

NounEdit

 
Snow sled shovel made of durable plastic.

kola

  1. snow sled shovel, snow sleigh shovel (hand tool for removing snow by pushing and sliding)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of kola (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative kola kolat
genitive kolan kolien
partitive kolaa kolia
illative kolaan koliin
singular plural
nominative kola kolat
accusative nom. kola kolat
gen. kolan
genitive kolan kolien
kolainrare
partitive kolaa kolia
inessive kolassa kolissa
elative kolasta kolista
illative kolaan koliin
adessive kolalla kolilla
ablative kolalta kolilta
allative kolalle kolille
essive kolana kolina
translative kolaksi koliksi
instructive kolin
abessive kolatta kolitta
comitative kolineen
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Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

kola

  1. cola (beverage)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of kola (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative kola kolat
genitive kolan kolien
partitive kolaa kolia
illative kolaan koliin
singular plural
nominative kola kolat
accusative nom. kola kolat
gen. kolan
genitive kolan kolien
kolainrare
partitive kolaa kolia
inessive kolassa kolissa
elative kolasta kolista
illative kolaan koliin
adessive kolalla kolilla
ablative kolalta kolilta
allative kolalle kolille
essive kolana kolina
translative kolaksi koliksi
instructive kolin
abessive kolatta kolitta
comitative kolineen

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IcelandicEdit

KabuverdianuEdit

VerbEdit

kola

  1. glue

LakotaEdit

NounEdit

kola

  1. Alternative spelling of kȟolá

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

kola f (4th declension)

  1. cola

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

kola m

  1. genitive singular form of kols

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kola f

  1. kola (any tree of the genus Cola)
  2. (colloquial) cola (soft drink)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kola in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From kȍlo (wheel).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kôla/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧la

NounEdit

kȍla n pl (Cyrillic spelling ко̏ла)

  1. (plural only) cart, wagon, vehicle
  2. (plural only, Bosnia, Serbia) car
  3. plural of kolo
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From English cola.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kôːla/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧la

NounEdit

kȏla f (Cyrillic spelling ко̑ла)

  1. Coca-Cola, a coke, a cola
DeclensionEdit

SloveneEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kóla n pl

  1. (archaic) farmer's cart

Etymology 2Edit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kọ̑la f

  1. cola plant

SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English collar.

NounEdit

kola (n class, plural kola)

  1. collar

SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

kola c

  1. toffee; a piece of toffee
  2. taste of caramel
DeclensionEdit
Declension of kola 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kola kolan kolor kolorna
Genitive kolas kolans kolors kolornas

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

kola (present kolar, preterite kolade, supine kolat, imperative kola)

  1. to produce charcoal from wood; to transform into coal; to load coal
ConjugationEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Finnish kuolla.

VerbEdit

kola (present kolar, preterite kolade, supine kolat, imperative kola)

  1. (slang) to die
ConjugationEdit

TurkishEdit

NounEdit

kola (definite accusative kolayı, plural kolalar)

  1. cola

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative kola
Definite accusative kolayı
Singular Plural
Nominative kola kolalar
Definite accusative kolayı kolaları
Dative kolaya kolalara
Locative kolada kolalarda
Ablative koladan kolalardan
Genitive kolanın kolaların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular kolam kolalarım
2nd singular kolan kolaların
3rd singular kolası kolaları
1st plural kolamız kolalarımız
2nd plural kolanız kolalarınız
3rd plural kolaları kolaları