pol

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pol (plural pols)

  1. A politician.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a contraction of the preposition por (for, by) + masculine singular article el (the).

Contraction[edit]

pol m (feminine pola, neuter polo, masculine plural polos, feminine plural poles)

  1. for the, by the

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

pol m, f (plural pols)

  1. pole
    el pol Sud
    the South Pole
    pol magnètic
    magnetic pole

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pol m (plural pollen, diminutive polletje n)

  1. a bundle of plants, with the soil it stands on or that hangs from it
  2. (Belgium) a hand

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Extremaduran[edit]

Preposition[edit]

pol

  1. by
    Esti libru hue escritu pol Gabriel García Márquez.
    This book was written by Gabriel García Márquez.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. through
  3. for

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French pole, from Latin polus, from Ancient Greek πόλος (pólos, axis of rotation).

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Noun[edit]

pol m (genitive poil, nominative plural poil)

  1. (magnetism, electricity, geography) pole

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pol phol bpol
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Latin[edit]

Interjection[edit]

pol

  1. by Pollux!, truly!, really!
    • c. 254 BCE – 184 BCE, Plautus, Casina
      Myrrhina: Et pol ego istuc ad te. Sed quid est, quod tuo nunc animo aegrest?
      Myrrhina: And, troth, I was coming here to yours. But what is it that now distresses your mind?

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

pol

  1. rafsi of polno.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

West Proto-Germanic *pōlaz, of uncertain origin. Cognate with Old High German pfuol (German Pfuhl).

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Noun[edit]

pōl m

  1. pool

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek πόλος (pólos).

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Noun[edit]

pȏl m (Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. pole (magnetic, positive, negative etc.)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pȏl m (Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. (Bosnian, Serbian) sex (kind of an organism as determined by its reproductive organs)
  2. (Bosnian, Serbian) gender
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Etymology 3[edit]

From pȍla.

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Particle[edit]

pȏl (Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. half
    sat i po(l) — an hour and a half
    tri i po m(j)eseca — three and a half months

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pol c

  1. a pole, an extreme point, usually magnetically or geographically. (North pole, South pole)
  2. a pole, the points of an electrical battery between which the voltage arises.
  3. (mathematics, theory for analytical functions) a point where a Laurent series is not defined.

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