kol

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See also: KOL, köl, kòl, кол, and Kol

Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kol f (plural kollen, diminutive kolletje n)

  1. witch
  2. (Belgium) wizard, magician, sorcerer, conjuror, warlock
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Adjective[edit]

kol (comparative koller, superlative kolst)

  1. (Belgium) difficult, troublesome
  2. (Belgium) magical
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Noun[edit]

kol m (plural kollen, diminutive kolletje n)

  1. White spot on the forehead of a horse or a cow.
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Finnish[edit]

Numeral[edit]

kol

  1. (colloquial) three

Usage notes[edit]

This term is used mainly in counting, i.e. not attributively.

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kol.

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kol n

  1. (usually in the plural) coal
  2. (in compounds) carbon (chemical element)

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kool (coal).

Noun[edit]

kol

  1. coal

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

kol

  1. rafsi of kolme.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kol.

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Noun[edit]

kol n (definite singular kolet, uncountable)

  1. coal

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *kulą, whence also Old English col, Old Norse kol.

Noun[edit]

kol n

  1. coal

Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

kol n pl

  1. coal

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kol.

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Noun[edit]

kol n

  1. (uncountable) carbon
  2. (uncountable) coal
  3. (countable) a piece of coal

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

English cold

Adjective[edit]

kol

  1. cold
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 3:8 (translation here):
      Long apinun, taim ples i kol, tupela i harim God, Bikpela i wokabaut long dispela gaden, na tupela i hait namel long ol diwai.

Etymology 2[edit]

English call

Adjective[edit]

kol

  1. called
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Turkish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Turkic [script needed] (kol), from Proto-Turkic *Kol.

Noun[edit]

kol (definite accusative kolu, plural kollar)

  1. arm
  2. handle
  3. branch

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *Kōl (valley).

Noun[edit]

kol (definite accusative kolu, plural kollar)

  1. (dialectal) valley
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Volapük[edit]

Preposition[edit]

kol

  1. against