EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of politician

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pol (plural pols)

  1. (informal) A politician.

AnagramsEdit


AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a contraction of the preposition por (for, by) + masculine singular article el (the).

ContractionEdit

pol m (feminine pola, neuter polo, masculine plural polos, feminine plural poles)

  1. for the, by the

CatalanEdit

NounEdit

pol m or f (plural pols)

  1. pole
    el pol Sudthe South Pole
    pol magnèticmagnetic pole

DanishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pol c (singular definite polen, plural indefinite poler)

  1. pole (the northern and southern ends of the earth's rotational axis; North Pole and South Pole)
  2. a pole in geometry.
  3. pole of a magnet, negative or positive.

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch pol. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɔl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pol
  • Rhymes: -ɔl

NounEdit

pol m (plural pollen, diminutive polletje n)

  1. a bundle of plants, with the soil it stands on or that hangs from it
  2. (Belgium) a hand

Derived termsEdit


ExtremaduranEdit

PrepositionEdit

pol

  1. by
    Esti libru hue escritu pol Gabriel García Márquez.
    This book was written by Gabriel García Márquez.
  2. through
  3. for

IndonesianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpɔl]
  • Hyphenation: pol

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch vol, from Middle Dutch vol, from Old Dutch fol, ful, from Proto-Germanic *fullaz, from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₁nós.

AdjectiveEdit

pol (plural pol-pol)

  1. (colloquial) full.
    Synonym: penuh
  2. (colloquial) maximum.
    Synonym: maksimal

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From English poll or Dutch poll, from Proto-Germanic *pullaz (round object, head, top), from Proto-Indo-European *bolno-, *bōwl- (orb, round object, bubble), from Proto-Indo-European *bew- (to blow, swell).

NounEdit

pol (plural, first-person possessive polku, second-person possessive polmu, third-person possessive polnya)

  1. poll, a survey of a particular group.

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

pol (plural, first-person possessive polku, second-person possessive polmu, third-person possessive polnya)

  1. (nonstandard) Nonstandard form of pul.

Further readingEdit


IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French pole, from Latin polus, from Ancient Greek πόλος (pólos, axis of rotation).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pol m (genitive singular poil, nominative plural poil)

  1. (biology, electricity, geography, magnetism) pole

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pol phol bpol
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

pol

  1. by Pollux!, truly!, really!
    • Myrrhina: Et pol ego istuc ad te. Sed quid est, quod tuo nunc animo aegrest?
      Myrrhina: And, troth, I was coming here to yours. But what is it that now distresses your mind?

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • pol in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pol in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pol in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to hiss a play: fabulam exigere (Ter. Andr. Pol.)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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NounEdit

pol m (definite singular polen, indefinite plural poler, definite plural polene)

  1. pole (the northern and southern ends of the earth's rotational axis; North Pole and South Pole)
  2. a pole in geometry.
  3. pole of a magnet, negative or positive.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek πόλος (pólos, axis of rotation).

NounEdit

pol m (definite singular polen, indefinite plural polar, definite plural polane)

  1. pole (the northern and southern ends of the earth's rotational axis; North Pole and South Pole)
  2. a pole in geometry.
  3. pole of a magnet, negative or positive.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia
 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Clipping of vinmonopol, from vin +‎ monopol.

NounEdit

pol n (definite singular polet, indefinite plural pol, definite plural pola)

  1. alcohol monopoly (a government monopoly on manufacturing and/or retailing some or all alcoholic beverages)
    1. the institution itself (of alcohol monopoly)
    2. a retailer licenced (through the monopoly) to sell alcohol; government owned liquor store

Etymology 3Edit

Of unknown origin.[1] See also pole.

NounEdit

pol m (definite singular polen, uncountable)

  1. a high ball caught by hand(s) before touching the ground
    Synonyms: hys, lyr
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

pol

  1. present tense of pola and pole

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “pol” in Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB).

AnagramsEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

West Proto-Germanic *pōlaz, of uncertain origin. Cognate with Old High German pfuol (German Pfuhl).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pōl m

  1. pool

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: pool

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek πόλος (pólos).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pȏl m (Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. pole (magnetic, positive, negative etc.)
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pȏl m (Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. (Bosnia, Serbia) sex (kind of an organism as determined by its reproductive organs)
  2. (Bosnia, Serbia) gender
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From pȍla.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

ParticleEdit

pȏl (Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. (Croatia) half
    sat i polan hour and a half
    tri i pol mjesecathree and a half months

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pol c

  1. a pole, an extreme point, usually magnetically or geographically. (North pole, South pole)
  2. a pole, the points of an electrical battery between which the voltage arises.
  3. (mathematics, theory for analytical functions) a point where a Laurent series is not defined.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of pol 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pol polen poler polerna
Genitive pols polens polers polernas

Related termsEdit