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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nola, traditionally derived from Nola in Italy, from its having been the supposed location of St Paulinus's introduction of bells to Christian ceremony,[1] but possibly Onomatopoeic.[2]

NounEdit

nola

  1. A very small bell used in the choir during consecration.[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Encyclopædia Britannica, 9th ed., "Bell".
  2. 2.0 2.1 Walters, Henry Beauchamp. Church Bells of England, p. 3.
  3. ^ Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Music, Vol. 2, p. 452.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Traditionally reckoned from Nola in Italy, from its having been the supposed location of St Paulinus's introduction of bells to Christian ceremony,[1] but possibly Onomatopoeic.[2]

NounEdit

nola f

  1. A nola: a small bell used in the choir during consecration.

ReferencesEdit

  • nola2 in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nola” on page 1034 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • nola in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  1. ^ Encyclopædia Britannica, 9th ed., "Bell".
  2. ^ H.B. Walters, Church Bells of England, p. 3.

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) nulla
  • (Sursilvan) nul
  • (Sutsilvan) nula
  • (Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) nolla

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nullus.

NumeralEdit

nola

  1. (cardinal, Sutsilvan) zero