EnglishEdit

 
Kola nut — pods and seeds

Alternative formsEdit

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)

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

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

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cola (cf. Translingual Cola), from a West African language.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kola m (plural kola's)

  1. A kola tree, tree of the genus Cola.
  2. A kola nut.

Derived termsEdit


FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkolɑ/, [ˈko̞lɑ]
  • Rhymes: -olɑ
  • Syllabification: ko‧la

Etymology 1Edit

Probably borrowed from Russian кол (kol, pole, stake)

NounEdit

 
Snow sled shovel made of durable plastic.

kola

  1. snow scoop, 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
Possessive forms of kola (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person kolani kolamme
2nd person kolasi kolanne
3rd person kolansa
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English cola, from a Niger-Congo language (see cola for more).

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
Possessive forms of kola (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person kolani kolamme
2nd person kolasi kolanne
3rd person kolansa

AnagramsEdit


IcelandicEdit

NounEdit

kola

  1. indefinite accusative singular of koli
  2. indefinite dative singular of koli
  3. indefinite genitive singular of koli
  4. indefinite accusative plural of koli
  5. indefinite genitive plural of koli

KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese colar.

VerbEdit

kola

  1. to 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

EtymologyEdit

From English cola, from a Niger-Congo language.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔ.la/
  • (file)

NounEdit

kola f

  1. kola (any tree of the genus Cola)
  2. (colloquial) cola (soft drink)
    Synonym: cola
  3. Kola (language)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kola in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • 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) railroad car
  3. (plural only, Bosnia, Serbia) car
  4. 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

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kóla n pl

  1. (archaic) farmer's cart

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kọ̑la f

  1. cola plant

Further readingEdit

  • kola”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English collar.

PronunciationEdit

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

TonganEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

kola

  1. bitter orange

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English collar

NounEdit

kola

  1. collar
  2. horse collar

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
Nominative
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
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular kolamı kolalarımı
2nd singular kolanı kolalarını
3rd singular kolasını kolalarını
1st plural kolamızı kolalarımızı
2nd plural kolanızı kolalarınızı
3rd plural kolalarını kolalarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular kolama kolalarıma
2nd singular kolana kolalarına
3rd singular kolasına kolalarına
1st plural kolamıza kolalarımıza
2nd plural kolanıza kolalarınıza
3rd plural kolalarına kolalarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular kolamda kolalarımda
2nd singular kolanda kolalarında
3rd singular kolasında kolalarında
1st plural kolamızda kolalarımızda
2nd plural kolanızda kolalarınızda
3rd plural kolalarında kolalarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular kolamdan kolalarımdan
2nd singular kolandan kolalarından
3rd singular kolasından kolalarından
1st plural kolamızdan kolalarımızdan
2nd plural kolanızdan kolalarınızdan
3rd plural kolalarından kolalarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular kolamın kolalarımın
2nd singular kolanın kolalarının
3rd singular kolasının kolalarının
1st plural kolamızın kolalarımızın
2nd plural kolanızın kolalarınızın
3rd plural kolalarının kolalarının