tollo

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Finnish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tollo  (comparative tollompi, superlative tolloin)

  1. moron, dumbass, goof

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Noun[edit]

tollo

  1. A piece of paper wrinkled and squeezed into a ball, as for throwing away.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *tolnō, nasal infix present from Proto-Indo-European *telh₂- (to bear, carry). Compare Ancient Greek τλάντος (tlántos, bearing, suffering), τολμέω (tolméō, to carry, bear), τελαμών (telamṓn, broad strap for bearing something), Ἄτλας (Átlas, the 'Bearer' of Heaven), Lithuanian tiltas (bridge), Sanskrit तुला (tulā, balance), तुलयति (tulayati, lifts up, weighs), Latin tolerō (to bear, endure), tulī (I bore), lātus (borne), tellūs (bearing earth), Old English þolian (to endure) (English thole), Old Armenian թողում (tʿołum, I allow).

The perfect and supine stems merged with sub (beneath).

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Verb[edit]

present active tollō, present infinitive tollere, perfect active sustulī, supine sublātum

  1. I raise, lift up, elevate
  2. I remove, take away
    Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi, miserere nobis.
    Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world, have mercy on us.
  3. I destroy, abolish

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

tollo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of toller.