cole

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See also: Cole, colé, and có lẽ

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Wikispecies From Middle English cole, col, from Old English cawel, from Germanic, from Latin caulis (cabbage). Cognate with Dutch kool, German Kohl. Doublet of kale.

Noun[edit]

cole (usually uncountable, plural coles)

  1. Cabbage.
  2. Brassica; a plant of the Brassica genus, especially those of Brassica oleracea (rape and coleseed).
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Etymology 2[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

cole (plural coles)

  1. (Scotland) A stack or stook of hay.
    • 1932, Lewis Grassic Gibbon, Sunset Song, Polygon 2006 (A Scots Quair), page 39:
      Father saw the happening from high in a park where the hay was cut and they set the swathes in coles, and he swore out Damn't to hell! and started to run []

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

cole

  1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive of colar

Chinook Jargon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English cold.

Adjective[edit]

cole

  1. cold

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Noun[edit]

cole

  1. winter
  2. year

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Italian[edit]

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cole

  1. third-person singular present indicative of colere

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

cole

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of colō

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡sɔlɛ/, [ˈt͡sɔlə]

Noun[edit]

cole

  1. inflection of coło:
    1. locative singular
    2. nominative/accusative dual

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

cole

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of colar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of colar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of colar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of colar

Noun[edit]

cole m (plural coles)

  1. Alternative form of cúli

Scots[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Origin uncertain; possibly from Old French coillir (Modern French cueillir) or Old Norse kollr.

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Noun[edit]

cole (plural coles)

  1. (archaic, agriculture) A haycock, hayrick, bundle of straw.

Verb[edit]

cole (third-person singular present coles, present participle colein, past colet, past participle colet)

  1. (archaic, agriculture) To put hay in a cole.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of colegio.

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Noun[edit]

cole m (plural coles)

  1. (colloquial) school
    • 2020 April 26, “Los niños salen por fin de casa: “No me acuerdo de pedalear””, in El País[1]:
      Pero como lo que más echo de menos es el cole, pues he ido con mi padre a ver la puerta del colegio, aunque estaba cerrada y ha sido un poco triste porque tengo muchísimas ganas de ver a mis amigas", cuenta Claudia, de ocho años.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)