bola

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See also: bóla, bòla, bóła, and böła

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bola ‎(plural bolas)

  1. A throwing weapon made of weights on the ends of a cord.

Buginese[edit]

Noun[edit]

bola

  1. house

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

bola f ‎(plural boles)

  1. ball
  2. lie, untruth

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish bola.

Noun[edit]

bola

  1. ball, sphere

Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish bola.

Noun[edit]

bóla

  1. ball

Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

bola

  1. indefinite accusative singular of boli
  2. indefinite dative singular of boli
  3. indefinite genitive singular of boli
  4. indefinite accusative plural of boli
  5. indefinite genitive plural of boli

Noun[edit]

bola

  1. indefinite genitive plural of bolur

Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

bola

  1. ball

Limos Kalinga[edit]

Noun[edit]

bola

  1. lung

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Portuguese bola.

Noun[edit]

bola ‎(Jawi spelling بولا, plural bola-bola)

  1. ball

Portuguese[edit]

bola de futebol

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal bola, from Latin bulla.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bola f (plural bolas)

  1. ball, sphere, round object
  2. (sports) ball
  3. fat person
  4. (slang) testicle

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal bola, from Latin bulla.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bo‧la

Noun[edit]

bola f ‎(plural bolas)

  1. ball
  2. (Dominican Republic, slang) hitchhiking, free ride
    Tomamos una bola para llegar aquí.
    We hitchhiked here.
  3. (slang) testicle; (in the plural) balls
  4. hilt (of a sword)

References[edit]

  • Orlando Alba, Cómo hablamos los dominicanos, Santo Domingo, Amigo del Hogar, 2003. (full text)

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

bola

  1. a ball, sphere, or any round object

Verb[edit]

mambola

  1. to flatter; to jest; to put someone on
    Ang babango ng mga papuri mo, nambobola ka na yata!
    Your words are so nice, you must be flattering!

See also[edit]


Uzbek[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic бола
Roman bola
Perso-Arabic ‍‍

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *bāla

Noun[edit]

bola ‎(plural bolalar)

  1. child
  2. young (of an animal)

Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

bola m (plural boliau)

  1. stomach

Mutation[edit]

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

Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *-bola, from Proto-Bantu *-bòda.

Verb[edit]

-bola

  1. to rot, to decay

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *-bola, from Proto-Bantu *-bòda.

Verb[edit]

-bola

  1. (intransitive) to rot, to decay
  2. (intransitive) to go bad

Inflection[edit]

Tone class L
Infinitive ukubola
Imperative Imperative
+ object prefix
Singular bola bole
Plural bolani boleni
Present Participial Subjunctive
1st singular ngiyabola, ngibola ngibola ngibole
2nd singular uyabola, ubola ubola ubole
1st plural siyabola, sibola sibola sibole
2nd plural niyabola, nibola nibola nibole
Class 1 uyabola, ubola ebola abole
Class 2 bayabola, babola bebola babole
Class 3 uyabola, ubola ubola ubole
Class 4 iyabola, ibola ibola ibole
Class 5 liyabola, libola libola libole
Class 6 ayabola, abola ebola abole
Class 7 siyabola, sibola sibola sibole
Class 8 ziyabola, zibola zibola zibole
Class 9 iyabola, ibola ibola ibole
Class 10 ziyabola, zibola zibola zibole
Class 11 luyabola, lubola lubola lubole
Class 14 buyabola, bubola bubola bubole
Class 15 kuyabola, kubola kubola kubole
Class 17 kuyabola, kubola kubola kubole
Recent past Recent past
continuous
1st singular ngibolile, ngibolē bengibola
2nd singular ubolile, ubolē ubebola
1st plural sibolile, sibolē sibebola
2nd plural nibolile, nibolē nibebola
Class 1 ubolile, ubolē ubebola
Class 2 babolile, babolē bebebola
Class 3 ubolile, ubolē bewubola
Class 4 ibolile, ibolē beyibola
Class 5 libolile, libolē belibola
Class 6 abolile, abolē abebola
Class 7 sibolile, sibolē besibola
Class 8 zibolile, zibolē bezibola
Class 9 ibolile, ibolē beyibola
Class 10 zibolile, zibolē bezibola
Class 11 lubolile, lubolē belubola
Class 14 bubolile, bubolē bebubola
Class 15 kubolile, kubolē bekubola
Class 17 kubolile, kubolē bekubola
Remote past Remote past
continuous
1st singular ngābola ngangibola
2nd singular wābola wawubola
1st plural sābola sasibola
2nd plural nābola nanibola
Class 1 wābola wayebola
Class 2 bābola babebola
Class 3 wābola wawubola
Class 4 yābola yayibola
Class 5 lābola lalibola
Class 6 ābola ayebola
Class 7 sābola sasibola
Class 8 zābola zazibola
Class 9 yābola yayibola
Class 10 zābola zazibola
Class 11 lwābola lwalubola
Class 14 bābola babubola
Class 15 kwābola kwakubola
Class 17 kwābola kwakubola
Future
1st singular ngizobola
2nd singular uzobola
1st plural sizobola
2nd plural nizobola
Class 1 uzobola
Class 2 bazobola
Class 3 uzobola
Class 4 izobola
Class 5 lizobola
Class 6 azobola
Class 7 sizobola
Class 8 zizobola
Class 9 izobola
Class 10 zizobola
Class 11 luzobola
Class 14 buzobola
Class 15 kuzobola
Class 17 kuzobola