calu

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See also: cāļu

Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kalwaz (bald), from Proto-Indo-European *golHwos (naked, bald).

Cognate with Old Frisian *kalu, Old Saxon kalu, Old Dutch *kalo, Old High German kalo, also Latin calvus (bald), Sanskrit कुल्व (kulva, bald).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

calu

  1. (of persons) bald
  2. (of plants) bare

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Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: calwe

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

calu

  1. predicative singular of cal