palla

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Italian palla (ball).

Noun[edit]

palla (uncountable)

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  1. A traditional Tuscan ball game played in the street.

Etymology 2[edit]

Latin. pall (a cloak).

Noun[edit]

palla (plural pallae)

  1. (historical) A rectangular piece of cloth worn by ladies in Ancient Rome and fastened with brooches.

Aymara[edit]

Noun[edit]

palla

  1. woman

Campidanese Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin palea.

Noun[edit]

palla

  1. straw

Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin palea.

Noun[edit]

palla f (plural palles)

  1. straw

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Germanic.

Noun[edit]

palla f (plural palle)

  1. ball
  2. bullet, shot
  3. testicle, and, by extension, an arduous and/or boring undertaking or event.
    Che palla!
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Sicilian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian palla (ball), see above.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpalːa/
  • Hyphenation: pal‧la

Noun[edit]

palla f (plural palli)

  1. ball

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

palla

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of pallar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of pallar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of pallar.