gula

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gula (throat, gullet).

Noun[edit]

gula (plural gulas or gulae)

  1. The upper front of the neck, next to the chin; the upper throat.
  2. (zoology) A plate which in most insects supports the submentum.
  3. (architecture) A capping moulding; a cymatium.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

gulā̀ f (plural guloli)

  1. drumstick (for beating drums)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gulur (yellow).

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Noun[edit]

gula f (genitive singular gulu, no plural)

  1. jaundice

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay gula.

Noun[edit]

gula

  1. sugar (sucrose from sugar cane or sugar beet and used to sweeten food and drink)

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷel- (throat). Cognate with Old Armenian կուլ- (kul-), Russian глотка (glotka, throat).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gula f (genitive gulae); first declension

  1. gullet, throat, palate
  2. gluttony, greediness
  3. vocative singular of gula

gulā f

  1. ablative singular of gula

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative gula gulae
genitive gulae gulārum
dative gulae gulīs
accusative gulam gulās
ablative gulā gulīs
vocative gula gulae

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Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gula (Jawi spelling ݢولا)

  1. sugar (sucrose from sugar cane or sugar beet and used to sweeten food and drink)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gula.

Noun[edit]

gula f (plural gulas)

  1. gluttony

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Rohingya[edit]

Noun[edit]

gula

  1. fruit

Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gula, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷel- (throat).

Noun[edit]

gula f (plural gulas)

  1. (anatomy) throat
  2. (Surmiran) desire, craving, appetite, lust, pleasure, fancy

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin gula. Compare the doublet gola.

Noun[edit]

gula f (plural gulas)

  1. gluttony (habit of eating in excess)
  2. gourmandizing

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Swedish[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

gula

  1. absolute singular definite and plural form of gul

Noun[edit]

gula c

  1. a yolk (the yellow of an egg)

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