κόλλα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Perhaps from a Proto-Indo-European *kol-, with cognates including Russian кле́й (kléj), Middle Dutch helen.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /kól.la/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈkol.la/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈkol.la/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈkol.la/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈko.la/
  • Noun[edit]

    κόλλᾰ (kóllaf (genitive κόλλης); first declension

    1. glue
    2. flour paste

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    Noun[edit]

    κόλλα (kóllan (plural κόλλες)

    1. glue, gum
    2. sizing, size
    3. flour paste, starch paste, starch glue

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