baula

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse baula.

Verb[edit]

baula (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative baulaði, supine baulað)

  1. (of a cow) to moo, to low
  2. to make a loud (deep) noise; to bellow
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

baula f

  1. (colloquial) cow
  2. the hyoid of a cod (or similar fish)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Danish bøjle, from an older bøgel, related to Norwegian Nynorsk bøygjel, Swedish bögel, from Proto-Germanic *baugila-.

Noun[edit]

baula f

  1. U-bolt
  2. (music) crook (length of tubing used to tune brass instruments)
  3. (music) barrel (part of a clarinet which connects the mouthpiece and upper joint)
Declension[edit]

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of imitative origin.

Verb[edit]

baula

  1. to bellow

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