See also: NOLA and Nola

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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

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

ReferencesEdit

  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