colle

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See also: collé and Colle

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin colla, from Ancient Greek κόλλα (kólla, glue). Compare Italian colla, Spanish and Spanish cola.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

colle f (plural colles)

  1. glue

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

colle

  1. first-person singular present indicative of coller
  2. third-person singular present indicative of coller
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of coller
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of coller
  5. second-person singular imperative of coller

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔl.le/, [ˈkɔl̺l̺e]
  • Hyphenation: còl‧le

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin collem, accusative of collis (hill), from Proto-Indo-European *kolən-, *koləm- (top, hill, rock).

Noun[edit]

colle m (plural colli)

  1. (geomorphology) hill
  2. pass (through hills)
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

colle f

  1. plural of colla

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkol.le/, [ˈkol̺l̺e]
  • Hyphenation: cól‧le

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of con + le.

Contraction[edit]

colle

  1. contraction of con le; with the
Usage notes[edit]
  • While in use in the spoken language, its use is somewhat old-fashioned in the written language.

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

colle

  1. ablative singular of collis

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek χολή (kholḗ).

Noun[edit]

colle f (oblique plural colles, nominative singular colle, nominative plural colles)

  1. bile (bodily fluid)