OL

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Abbreviation

Adjective[edit]

OL

  1. Abbreviation of online.

Etymology 2[edit]

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From Japanese OL (オフィスレディー), from English office+lady.

Noun[edit]

OL (plural OLs)

  1. Abbreviation of office lady (Japanese wasei eigo)
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Chinese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese OL (ōeru), wasei eigo from English office + lady.

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

OL

  1. office lady; pink-collar office worker

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /o.ɛl/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

OL ?

  1. (soccer) Initialism of Olympique Lyonnais. (a soccer team from the French town of Lyons)

See also[edit]


Japanese[edit]

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 OL on Japanese Wikipedia
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 office lady on Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

Initialism of English office lady.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

O(オー)L(エル) (ōeru

  1. Initialism of オフィスレディー (ofisu redī, office lady) (female office worker responsible chiefly for menial, non-aspirational tasks)

Descendants[edit]

  • English: OL
  • Chinese: OL

See also[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈuːˌel/, [ˈuːˌɛl], [ˈuːˌɛɽ]

Noun[edit]

OL (definite singular OL-et, indefinite plural OL, definite plural OL-a or OL-ene)

  1. Initialism of olympiske leker (Olympic Games).

References[edit]

  • “OL” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
  • “OL” in Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB).

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈuːˌel/, [ˈuːˌɛl], [ˈuːˌɛɽ]

Noun[edit]

OL (definite singular OL-et, indefinite plural OL, definite plural OL-a)

  1. Initialism of olympiske leikar (Olympic Games).

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