bol

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See also: Bol, BOL, ból, böl, bôľ, bǫl, -bol, Bol., -ból, -ből, and боль

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of bolognese

Noun[edit]

bol (uncountable)

  1. (informal) bolognese

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic бол
Roman bol
Perso-Arabic بوُل

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *bol (abundant, full).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bol (comparative daha bol, superlative ən bol)

  1. abundant
    Antonym: qıt

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Bislama[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English ball.

Noun[edit]

bol

  1. ball
  2. testicle

Etymology 2[edit]

From English bolt.

Noun[edit]

bol

  1. bolt

Etymology 3[edit]

From English bowl

Noun[edit]

bol

  1. bowl

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bol m (plural bols)

  1. bowl

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bolь.

Noun[edit]

bol m inan

  1. (literary) grief, emotional pain

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

bol

  1. second-person singular imperative of bolet

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch bol, bolle, from Old Dutch *bolla, from Proto-Germanic *bullǭ (round object or vessel, ball, bowl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɔl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bol
  • Rhymes: -ɔl

Noun[edit]

bol m (plural bollen, diminutive bolletje n or bolleke n)

  1. ball, sphere, globe, bulb
  2. (figurative) A head; brain
  3. A scoop (of ice etc.)
  4. (mainly the diminutive) A large, round spot, dot
  5. (heraldry) roundel
    Synonym: koek
  6. (especially in the diminutive) A bun, a roll, a round piece of bread or pastry.

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Further reading[edit]

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

Adjective[edit]

bol (comparative boller, superlative bolst)

  1. convex; bulging
  2. chubby

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of bol
uninflected bol
inflected bolle
comparative boller
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial bol boller het bolst
het bolste
indefinite m./f. sing. bolle bollere bolste
n. sing. bol boller bolste
plural bolle bollere bolste
definite bolle bollere bolste
partitive bols bollers

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French bolle, borrowed from Middle English bolle, from Old English bolla, bolle (bowl, cup, pot, beaker, measure), from Proto-Germanic *bullô, *bullǭ (ball, round vessel, bowl). More at bowl.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bol m (plural bols)

  1. bowl
  2. luck

Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: μπολ (bol)
  • Luxembourgish: Boll

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Gallo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

bol m (plural bols)

  1. bowl

Garo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bol

  1. tree

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Burling, R. (2003) The Language of the Modhupur Mandi (Garo) Vol. II: The Lexicon[1], Bangladesh: University of Michigan, page 137
  • Mason, M.C. (1904) , English-Garo Dictionary, Mittal Publications, New Delhi, India
  • Garo-Hindi-English Learners' Dictionary, North-Eastern Hill University Publications, Shillong

Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

bol

  1. indefinite accusative singular of bolur
  2. indefinite dative singular of bolur

Lolopo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Loloish *ʔ-pa² (Bradley), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan. Cognate with Sichuan Yi (bat), Burmese -ဖ (-hpa.).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

bol

  1. (Yao'an, of animals) male

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Verb[edit]

bol

  1. Superseded spelling of ból.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse bolr and bulr.

Noun[edit]

bol m (definite singular bolen, indefinite plural bolar, definite plural bolane)

  1. a torso, trunk, a body without limbs
  2. (rare or dated) a tree trunk
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ból.

Noun[edit]

bol n (definite singular bolet, indefinite plural bol, definite plural bola)

  1. a hive
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Ellipsis and clipping of anabole steroidar.

Noun[edit]

bol n (definite singular bolet, uncountable)

  1. (colloquial, slang) anabolic steroids

Etymology 4[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

bol

  1. imperative of bola and bole

References[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bolь.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bȏl f or m (Cyrillic spelling бо̑л)

  1. pain, aching
    zadati bolto inflict pain

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Slovak[edit]

Participle[edit]

bol

  1. masculine singular l-participle of byť

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bol m (plural boles)

  1. bowl
    Synonym: cuenco

Further reading[edit]


Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English balls

Noun[edit]

bol

  1. ball
  2. (anatomy) scrotum; testicle

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic bol(bol) (compare Kazakh мол (mol, abundant, large)), from Proto-Turkic *bol (abundant, full). First attested in 1312.

Adjective[edit]

bol (comparative daha bol, superlative en bol)

  1. loose
  2. abundant

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *bolɣ, from Proto-Celtic *bolgos; cognate with Old Irish bolg.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bol m (plural boliau)

  1. (North Wales) tummy, stomach
    Synonym: bola

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
bol fol mol unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “bol”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

Westrobothnian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse ból, from Proto-Germanic *bōþlą.

Noun[edit]

bol n

  1. farm with associated land
  2. nest; e.g. bird's nest, rat's nest

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse borð, from Proto-Germanic *burdą.

Noun[edit]

bol n

  1. table
  2. bottom of a sled

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