kala

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: kála, kalā, kālā, Kala, and Kalā

Albanian[edit]

Albanian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia sq

Kalaja në Krujë - Krujë Castle

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kala f (indefinite plural kala, definite singular kalaja)

  1. castle, fortress



Chamicuro[edit]

Noun[edit]

kala

  1. nothing

Adverb[edit]

kala

  1. no, not

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kala

  1. straw (collective)

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kala, from Proto-Uralic *kala. Cognates include Northern Sami guolli, Ter Sami kɨll'e (fish), and Hungarian hal.

Noun[edit]

kala (genitive kala, partitive kala)

  1. fish

Declension[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia fi

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kala, from Proto-Uralic *kala. Cognates include Northern Sami guolli, Ter Sami kɨll'e (fish), and Hungarian hal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kala

  1. fish
    Hauki on kala.
    A pike is a fish.
  2. (collectively) fish
    Tässä järvessä on paljon kalaa.
    There's lots of fish in this lake.
  3. fish
    Syön usein kalaa.
    I often eat fish.
  4. (idiomatic) fishing (as a personal activity, used with the verbs olla (to be) and mennä (to go), lähteä (to leave), and käydä (to go and come back))
    olla kalassa
    to go fishing
    käydä kalassa
    to go fishing
    mennä kalaan
    to go fishing
    lähteä kalaan
    to go fishing
    lähteä kalalle
    to go fishing
    Käytkö usein kalassa?
    Do you often go fishing?
  5. seafood
    Mennään kalaravintolaan.
    Let's go to a seafood restaurant.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kala.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kala (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative kól, third-person plural past indicative kólu, supine kalið)

  1. (impersonal) to become frostbitten
    Mig kól á tám.
    My toes became frostbitten.

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay kala, from Sanskrit काल (kāla, time).

Noun[edit]

kala

  1. time (inevitable passing of events)
  2. time (quantity of availability in time)
  3. time (time of day, as indicated by a clock, etc)
  4. time (particular moment or hour)
  5. time (measurement under some system of the time of day or moment in time)
  6. time (numerical indication of a particular moment in time)
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kala

  1. scorpion

Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kala, from Proto-Uralic *kala

Noun[edit]

kala (genitive kalan, partitive kallaa)

  1. fish

Declension[edit]


Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kala, from Proto-Uralic *kala. Cognates include Northern Sami guolli, Ter Sami kɨll'e (fish), and Hungarian hal.

Noun[edit]

kala

  1. fish

Declension[edit]


Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit काल (kāla, time).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kala

  1. time (inevitable passing of events)
  2. time (quantity of availability in time)
  3. time (time of day, as indicated by a clock, etc)
  4. time (particular moment or hour)
  5. time (measurement under some system of the time of day or moment in time)
  6. time (numerical indication of a particular moment in time)

Synonyms[edit]


Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kala, from Proto-Uralic *kala. Cognates include Northern Sami guolli, Ter Sami kɨll'e (fish), and Hungarian hal.

Noun[edit]

kala

  1. fish

Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kala, from Proto-Uralic *kala

Noun[edit]

kala (genitive kala, partitive kalaa)

  1. fish

Võro[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Headset icon.svg This entry needs audio files. If you have a microphone, please record some and upload them. (For audio required quickly, visit WT:APR.)

Noun[edit]

kala (genitive kala, partitive kalla, plural kalaq)

  1. fish