kul

See also: KUL, kül, kúl, and kůl

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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian * ̊kull-, from Proto-Indo-European *kwel- 'to revolve, twist'. Occurs almost exclusively in prefixed form with për-. Probably related to ul.

VerbEdit

kul ‎(first-person singular past tense (për)kula, participle (për)kulur)

  1. to bend, crouch, bow

Derived termsEdit


ArinEdit

NounEdit

kul

  1. water

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DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse kol, from Proto-Germanic *kulą, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷol-, from *ǵʷelH- ‎(to burn, shine). Compare Swedish kol, German Kohle, Dutch kool, English coal.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kul n (singular definite kullet, plural indefinite kul)

  1. coal
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See kule.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kuːl/, [kʰuːˀl]

VerbEdit

kul

  1. imperative of kule

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short for flauwekul, a compound of the adjective flauw, 'insipid, tasteless' and the Middle Dutch noun kul 'testicle'.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kul m ‎(uncountable)

  1. nonsense, rubbish

Derived termsEdit


LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

kul

  1. rafsi of ckule.

NorwegianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kul m

  1. bump (in the head or on a level surface)

Etymology 2Edit

From Swedish kul, with meaning influenced by English cool.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kul

  1. cool (awesome)
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

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PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

kul

  1. imperative of kule

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English cool.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kȗl ‎(Cyrillic spelling ку̑л)

  1. cool: popular, great, in fashion
    Taj frajer je zbilja kul! — That dude is really cool!

AdverbEdit

kȗl ‎(Cyrillic spelling ку̑л)

  1. cool, in a cool manner

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unclear origin. First seen in 1911.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kul

  1. fun, nice, enjoyable, amusing

DeclensionEdit

No inflected forms. Sometimes kulig is used when inflected forms are needed.

Related termsEdit

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TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Turkic kul, from Proto-Turkic *Kul ‎(slave, servant).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʊl/
  • Hyphenation: kul

NounEdit

kul ‎(definite accusative kulu, plural kullar)

  1. servant

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DeclensionEdit


Yucatec MayaEdit

VerbEdit

kul (positional)

  1. to sit
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