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 ‎(plural bola-bola, Jawi spelling بولا, possessives bolaku, bolamu, bolanya, with particles bolakah, bolalah)

  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.

Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-bòda.

Verb[edit]

-bòla

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

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.