cala

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern) IPA(key): /ˈkaɫə/
  • (Western) IPA(key): /ˈkaɫa/

Noun[edit]

cala f ‎(plural cales)

  1. cove

Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Austronesian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cala

  1. To err. (clarification of this Fijian definition is being sought)

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

cala

  1. third-person singular past historic of caler

Anagrams[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via a Late Latin *calare, possibly ultimately from a pre-Roman language. Related are French cale and Spanish cala.

Noun[edit]

cala f ‎(plural cale)

  1. inlet, cove
  2. (nautical) hold

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

cala

  1. third-person singular present of calare
  2. second-person singular imperative of calare

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

cāla f ‎(genitive cālae); first declension

  1. log to burn

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cāla cālae
genitive cālae cālārum
dative cālae cālīs
accusative cālam cālās
ablative cālā cālīs
vocative cāla cālae

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

calā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of calō

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

cala

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of calar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of calar

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish calad(shore, port, landing-place; land (as opposed to sea)), from Late Latin calatum.

Noun[edit]

cala m ‎(genitive singular cala, plural calaidhean)

  1. harbour

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cala f ‎(plural calas)

  1. suppository (small medicinal plug that is inserted into the rectum)
  2. cove

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

cala

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of calar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of calar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of calar.

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

cala

  1. genitive singular of cal

Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Cognate with Cornish kal, kalgh; Breton kalc'h.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cala f (plural caliau)

  1. (anatomy) penis

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cala gala nghala chala
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.