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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin solve, from the first word of the fifth line of Ut queant laxis, the medieval hymn which solfège was based on because its lines started on each note of the scale successively.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol (uncountable)

  1. (music) The fifth step in the solfège scale of C (Ut), preceded by fa and followed by la.
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Latin sol (sun).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol (plural sols)

  1. (astronomy) A solar day on Mars (equivalent to 24 hours, 39 minutes, 35 seconds).
    • 2014, Andy Weir, The Martian, Crown Publishing Group, →ISBN:
      A sol is 39 minutes longer than a day, so it works out to be 1425 days.
    • 2014, Gerard 't Hooft, Stefan Vandoren, Time in Powers of Ten: Natural Phenomena and Their Timescales, World Scientific Publishing Company, →ISBN, page 25:
      88,775 seconds = 24 hours, 39 minutes and 35 seconds
      The duration of a synodic day on Mars, a 'sol'
TranslationsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Spanish sol (sun), itself from Latin sol (sun).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol (plural sols)

  1. A Spanish-American gold or silver coin, now the main currency unit of Peru (also new sol), or a coin of this value.
    • (Can we date this quote?), M. Le Page Du Pratz, History of Louisiana:
      Three days after, the Great Sun, his brother, sent me another deer-skin of the same oil, to the quantity of forty pints. The most common sort sold this year at twenty sols a pint, and I was sure mine was not of the worst kind.

Etymology 4Edit

Abbreviation of solution.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɑːl/, /sɒl/, /soʊl/

NounEdit

sol (plural sols)

  1. (physical chemistry) A type of colloid in which a solid is dispersed in a liquid.
TranslationsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

Borrowed from Old French sol, from Latin solidus

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol (plural sols)

  1. (historical) An old French coin worth 12 deniers.

AnagramsEdit


AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a contraction of the preposition so (under) + masculine singular article el (the).

ContractionEdit

sol m

  1. under the

AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic сол
Roman sol
Perso-Arabic سوُل

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *sōl.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol (definite accusative solu, plural sollar)

  1. left
    küçənin sol tərəfileft side of the street

DeclensionEdit

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit


CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Occitan sol, from Latin sōl (sun), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

Proper nounEdit

sol m

  1. (astronomy) the Sun

NounEdit

sol m (plural sols)

  1. (astronomy) a sun
  2. (money) sol (unit of currency used by Peru)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

sol m (plural sols)

  1. (music) sol (the fifth note of the diatonic scale)

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from English sol.

NounEdit

sol m (plural sols)

  1. (chemistry) sol (a colloid suspension of a solid in a liquid)

Etymology 4Edit

From Latin sōlus (solitary).

AdjectiveEdit

sol (feminine sola, masculine plural sols, feminine plural soles)

  1. alone
  2. unique
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

VerbEdit

sol

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

Further readingEdit


ChavacanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish sol (sun).

NounEdit

sol

  1. sun

Crimean TatarEdit

NounEdit

sol

  1. left

DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sol

  1. left

ReferencesEdit

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

CzechEdit

DanishEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse sól (sun), from Proto-Germanic *sōwulą, *sōwulō (sun), from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol c (singular definite solen, plural indefinite sole)

  1. sun
InflectionEdit

VerbEdit

sol

  1. imperative of sole

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin solūtiō (solution).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol c (singular definite solen, plural indefinite soler)

  1. (chemistry) sol (solution)
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Latin sol(ve) in the hymn for St. John the Baptist.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol n (singular definite sollet, plural indefinite soller)

  1. (music) sol (note)
InflectionEdit

Further readingEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sol(ve) in the hymn for St. John the Baptist all note names were taken from.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɔl/
  • (file)

NounEdit

sol f (plural sollen, diminutive solletje n)

  1. (music, Belgium) sol, the fifth step in the solfège scale of C, preceded by fa and followed by la.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin solum (soil, ground, floor).

NounEdit

sol m (plural sols)

  1. soil, earth
  2. ground
  3. floor
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin sol(ve) in the hymn for St. John the Baptist all note names were take from.

NounEdit

sol m (plural sol)

  1. (music) sol, the fifth step (G) in the solfège scale of C, preceded by fa and followed by la.

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Spanish sol (sun), itself from Latin sol.

NounEdit

sol m (plural sols)

  1. A Spanish-American gold or silver coin, now the main currency unit of Peru (also new sol), or a coin of this value.

Etymology 4Edit

From Latin solidus, a Roman coin

NounEdit

sol m (plural sols)

  1. (archaic) sou, the feudal era coin.

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese sol, from Latin sōl (sun), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol m (plural soles)

  1. sun
  2. sunlight
  3. sunny side (of a place)
    quítate do solgo away from sunny side
  4. daylight (time between sunrise and sunset)
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol m (plural soles)

  1. (music) sol (musical note)
  2. (music) G (the musical note or key)
See alsoEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from English sol.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol m (plural soles)

  1. (chemistry) sol (a colloid suspension of a solid in a liquid)

ReferencesEdit

  • sol” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • sol” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • sol” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Guinea-Bissau CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese sol. Cognates with Kabuverdianu sol.

NounEdit

sol

  1. sun

IndonesianEdit

NounEdit

sol

  1. sole (of the foot)

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

sol (plural soles)

  1. sun

AdjectiveEdit

sol (comparative plus sol, superlative le plus sol)

  1. alone

DeterminerEdit

sol

  1. (quantifying) only

Derived termsEdit


ItalianEdit

 
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NounEdit

sol m (invariable)

  1. sol (musical note, colloid)
  2. G (musical note and key)
  3. Apocopic form of sole

AdjectiveEdit

sol

  1. Apocopic form of solo

KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese sol.

VerbEdit

sol

  1. sun

KurdishEdit

NounEdit

sol f

  1. shoe

LadinoEdit

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *swōl, from pre-Italic *sh₂wōl, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥. Cognate with Old English sōl, Old Norse sól, Gothic 𐍃𐌰𐌿𐌹𐌻 (sauil), Old Church Slavonic слъньцє (slŭnĭce), Ancient Greek ἥλιος (hḗlios), Sanskrit सूर (sūra).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sōl m (genitive sōlis); third declension

  1. sun
    • Catullus, Carmina V; lines 4-6
      Soles occidere et redire possunt
      Sed nobis cum semel occidit brevis lux
      Nox est perpetua una dormienda
      Suns are able to set and rise again
      But with us, once this brief light ends
      There is endless night for us to sleep

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sōl sōlēs
Genitive sōlis sōlum
Dative sōlī sōlibus
Accusative sōlem sōlēs
Ablative sōle sōlibus
Vocative sōl sōlēs

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • sol in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sol in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sol in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • sol in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[2], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the sun rises, sets: sol oritur, occidit
    • the sun, moon, is eclipsed: sol (luna) deficit, obscuratur
    • the sun burns, scorches: sol ardet, urit
    • to lie to the east, west, south, north: spectare in (vergere ad) orientem (solem), occidentem (solem), ad meridiem, in septentriones
    • (ambiguous) sunrise; sunset: ortus, occasus solis
    • (ambiguous) an eclipse of the sun: solis defectio
    • (ambiguous) to be dried up by the sun's heat: ardore solis torreri
    • (ambiguous) the east winds are blowing: venti ab ortu solis flant
    • (ambiguous) to be situate to the north-west: spectare inter occasum solis et septentriones
    • (ambiguous) this is as clear as daylight: hoc est luce (sole ipso) clarius
  • sol in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sol in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Lower SorbianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *solь, from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂ls.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol f

  1. salt (sodium chloride)
  2. (chemistry) salt (compound of an acid and a base)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sōl (the sun), or perhaps from Old English sōl (the sun), both of which hail from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

NounEdit

sol (uncountable)

  1. The brightest and warmest celestial body, considered to be a planet in the Ptolemic system; the Sun.
  2. (rare) A heavy, yellow metal; gold.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /suːl/
  • (Many eastern and northern dialects) IPA(key): [suːɽ]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse sól, from Proto-Germanic *sōwulą, *sōwulō (sun), from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

NounEdit

sol f, m (definite singular sola or solen, indefinite plural soler, definite plural solene)

  1. sun
    Solen skinner.
    The sun is shining.
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Shortened form of Latin solutio

NounEdit

sol m

  1. solution
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

sol

  1. imperative of sole

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /suːl/
  • (Many eastern and northern dialects) IPA(key): [suːɽ]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse sól, from Proto-Germanic *sōwulą, *sōwulō (sun), from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

NounEdit

sol f (definite singular sola, indefinite plural soler, definite plural solene)

  1. sun
    Sola skin i dag.
    The sun shines today.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Shortened form of Latin solutio

NounEdit

sol m

  1. solution
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *sōwulą, *sōwulō (sun), from Proto-Indo-European *sewol-, *sóh₂wl̥. Akin to Proto-Germanic *sunnǭ (sun), from Proto-Indo-European *suwen- (sun). Akin to Old Norse sól, Gothic 𐍃𐌰𐌿𐌹𐌻 (sauil, sun), Old English sunne, Old Norse, Old Saxon and Old High German sunna (sun).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sōl n

  1. sun
  2. the Sun
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *sulą (mud, spot), from Proto-Indo-European *sūl- (thick liquid). Cognate with Old High German sol, gisol (pool of excrement), Middle Dutch sol (puddle, dirt, filth). More at soil.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol n

  1. mud, wet sand, mire
  2. a wallowing-place, slough, miry-place
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sol

  1. dark, dirty, soiled

Old FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin solus, sola.

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sol m (oblique and nominative feminine singular sole)

  1. alone
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin solidus.

NounEdit

sol m (oblique plural sous or sox or sols, nominative singular sous or sox or sols, nominative plural sol)

  1. sol; Old French coin
DescendantsEdit
  • English: sol (borrowed)
  • French: sou

Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sōl.

Proper nounEdit

sol m

  1. Sun (celestial object)

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin sōlus (alone).

AdverbEdit

sol

  1. only; just; no more than
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin sol, sōlem (sun), from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥ (sun).

NounEdit

sol m

  1. sun
    • 13th century, attributed to Alfonso X of Castile, Cantigas de Santa Maria, To codex, cantiga 423 (facsimile):
      Eſta primeira é de comel fez ó çeo. ⁊ á terra. ⁊ ó mar ⁊ o ſol. ⁊ á lũa. ⁊ as eſtrelas ⁊ todalas outras couſas q̇ ſon. ⁊ como fez ó ome áſa ſemellança
      This first one is (about) how He made the heaven, and the earth, and the sea, and the sun, and the moon, and the stars, and everything else that exists. And how (He) made man in His own likeness.
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

sol

  1. third-person singular present indicative of soer

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sól, from Proto-Germanic *sōwulō.

NounEdit

sōl f

  1. sun

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese sol, from Latin sōl (sun), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

NounEdit

sol m (plural sóis)

  1. sun
  2. sunshine (a location on which the sun's rays fall)
  3. (uncountable) weather (state of the atmosphere at a specific time and place)
    O sol frio de inverno.
    Winter's cold weather.

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin solve in the hymn for St. John the Baptist.

NounEdit

sol m (plural sóis)

  1. sol (musical note)

Further readingEdit

  • sol in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

RomanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin solum (base, bottom; soil), French sol.

NounEdit

sol n (plural soluri)

  1. The lowest part of something; bottom, ground, base, foundation, bed.
  2. The floor or pavement of a room.
  3. Ground, earth, land, soil.
  4. (gymnastics) An event performed on a floor-like carpeted surface.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *sъlъ, compare Slovene sel.

NounEdit

sol m (plural soli)

  1. messenger
  2. envoy
DeclensionEdit

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Bosnian, Serbian):

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *solь, from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂l-, *séh₂ls. Compare Solyanka.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sȏl f (Cyrillic spelling со̑л)

  1. (Croatia) salt

DeclensionEdit


SloveneEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *solь, from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂l-, *séh₂ls.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sól f (genitive solí, nominative plural solí)

  1. salt (common substance)

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin sōl (sun), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

NounEdit

sol m (plural soles)

  1. sun
  2. sunlight
  3. sunny side (of a place)
    quítate del sol
    go away from sunny side
  4. daylight (time between sunrise and sunset)
  5. sol (a unit of currency, currently used in Peru)
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin solve in the hymn for St. John the Baptist.

NounEdit

sol m (uncountable)

  1. sol (musical note)

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from English sol.

NounEdit

sol m (plural soles)

  1. (chemistry) sol (a colloid suspension of a solid in a liquid)

Further readingEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish sōl, from Old Norse sól, from Proto-Germanic *sōwulō, from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sol c

  1. sun
  2. (by extension) a star, especially when one considers things in its surroundings.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sol 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sol solen solar solarna
Genitive sols solens solars solarnas

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Tok PisinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From English shoulder.

NounEdit

sol

  1. (anatomy) shoulder

Etymology 2Edit

From English salt.

NounEdit

sol

  1. salt
Derived termsEdit

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Turkic sol(sol), from Proto-Turkic *sōl.

NounEdit

sol (definite accusative solu, plural sollar)

  1. left

AntonymsEdit


VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *soola.

NounEdit

sol

  1. salt

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

sol (plural sols)

  1. sun

DeclensionEdit


ZazakiEdit

NounEdit

sol ?

  1. salt