κόλλα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

κόλλα ‎(kóllaf ‎(genitive κόλλης); first declension

  1. glue
  2. flour paste

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill