kul

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See also: KUL, kúl, kūl, kül, kůl, and kül-

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian * ̊kull-, from Proto-Indo-European *kwel- 'to revolve, twist'. Occurs almost exclusively in prefixed form with për-. Probably related to ul.

Verb[edit]

kul (first-person singular past tense (për)kula, participle (për)kulur)

  1. to bend, crouch, bow

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Arin[edit]

Noun[edit]

kul

  1. water

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse kol, from Proto-Germanic *kulą, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷol-, from *ǵwelH-(to burn, shine). Compare Swedish kol, German Kohle, Dutch kool, English coal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kul n ( singular definite kullet, plural indefinite kul)

  1. coal
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See kule.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kuːl/, [kʰuːˀl]

Verb[edit]

kul

  1. imperative of kule

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for flauwekul, a compound of the adjective flauw, 'insipid, tasteless' and the Middle Dutch noun kul 'testicle'.

Noun[edit]

kul m (uncountable)

  1. nonsense, rubbish

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Kashmiri[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kul m (plural kuly, Perso-Arabic تریش, Devanagari त्रेश)

  1. tree
    Tsú khotukh kulis.
    You climbed up the tree.

Declension[edit]

Declension of kul
singular plural
nominative kul kuly
ergative kulyan kulyav
dative kulis kulyan
ablative kuli kulyav

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

kul

  1. rafsi of ckule.

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kul m

  1. bump (in the head or on a level surface)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Swedish kul, with meaning influenced by English cool.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kul

  1. cool (awesome)
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Etymology 3[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kul

  1. imperative of kule

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English cool.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kȗl (Cyrillic spelling ку̑л)

  1. cool: popular, great, in fashion
    Taj frajer je zbilja kul! — That dude is really cool!

Adverb[edit]

kȗl (Cyrillic spelling ку̑л)

  1. cool, in a cool manner

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unclear origin. First seen in 1911.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kul

  1. fun, nice, enjoyable, amusing

Declension[edit]

No inflected forms. Sometimes kulig is used when inflected forms are needed.

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic kul, from Proto-Turkic *Kul(slave, servant).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʊl/
  • Hyphenation: kul

Noun[edit]

kul (definite accusative kulu, plural kullar)

  1. servant

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Yucatec Maya[edit]

Verb[edit]

kul (positional)

  1. to sit