See also: Pula and pulă

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tswana pula, Northern Sotho pula, Sotho pula (rain).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pula (uncountable)

  1. (Southern Africa) Rain, used as an expression of greeting or good luck.
  2. The currency of Botswana, divided into 100 thebe.

AnagramsEdit


DalmatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Latin *pūbula < pūbes, or from pulla. Compare Romanian pulă.

NounEdit

pula f

  1. penis

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally an opening in the ice into which a man has fallen or may fall. Probably onomatopoetic imitating the associated sound of water.

NounEdit

pula

  1. shortage
  2. (economy) An economic crisis characterized by shortage of goods and/or means to buy them; a depression, slump.
  3. urgent situation, scrape, pinch, deep water

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • olla pulassa = to be in a pinch
  • joutua pulaan = to get into difficulties
  • jättää pulaan

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

VerbEdit

pula

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of pulir
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of pulir

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

pula f (plural pule)

  1. chaff
  2. (slang) the police, the fuzz, the cops

SynonymsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Northern SothoEdit

NounEdit

pula

  1. rain

PitjantjatjaraEdit

PronounEdit

pula

  1. the two of them

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

pula

  1. third-person singular present indicative of pular
  2. second-person singular imperative of pular

RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pulla, feminine of pullus (offspring, child, cub, chick, etc.)

AdverbEdit

pula

  1. (slang, intensifies adjectives) fucking
    sunt obosit, în pula mea!
    I'm fucking tired!

NounEdit

pula

  1. definite singular nominative form of pulă.
  2. definite singular accusative form of pulă.

RomanschEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

pula f (plural pulas)

  1. (Surmiran) butterfly, moth
Alternative formsEdit
  • (Sursilvan) bella
  • (Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) bula
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

pula f (plural pulas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) hen
SynonymsEdit

SothoEdit

NounEdit

pula class 9/10 (plural lipula)

  1. rain

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

pula

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of pulir.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of pulir.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of pulir.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of pulir.

TagalogEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pula

  1. red

TswanaEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pula CLASS 9/10 (plural dipula)

  1. rain
  2. pula (currency)
  3. a popular toast

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

pula

  1. genitive singular of pul
Last modified on 26 February 2014, at 21:15