kul

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See also: KUL, kuł, 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

References[edit]

  • Laut- und Wortgeschichte der Türksprachen →ISBN, 1995)

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse kol, from Proto-Germanic *kulą, cognate with Swedish kol, German Kohle, Dutch kool, English coal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kul n (singular definite kullet, plural indefinite kul)

  1. coal
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kuːˀl/, [ˈkʰuˀl]

Verb[edit]

kul

  1. imperative of kule

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kʏl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʏl

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch cul, kul (testicle), from Old French coille, from Latin cōleus (testicle).

Noun[edit]

kul f (plural kullen, diminutive kulletje n)

  1. (obsolete) testicle
  2. (dialectal) marble (small ball used in various games)
  3. (obsolete) loser, wuss, wimp

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Clipping of flauwekul, a compound of the adjective flauw (insipid, tasteless) and the noun kul (testicle).

Noun[edit]

kul m (uncountable)

  1. nonsense, rubbish
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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kul n (genitive singular kuls, no plural)

  1. (light) breeze
    Synonym: gola

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Related to the noun kule

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kul m (definite singular kulen, indefinite plural kuler, definite plural kulene)

  1. bump, swelling (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 (masculine and feminine kul, neuter kult, definite singular and plural kule, comparative kulere, indefinite superlative kulest, definite superlative kuleste)

  1. cool (awesome)

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kul

  1. imperative of kule

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Related to the noun kule

Noun[edit]

kul m (definite singular kulen, indefinite plural kular, definite plural kulane)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

From Swedish kul, with meaning influenced by English cool.

Adjective[edit]

kul (masculine and feminine kul, neuter kult, definite singular and plural kule, comparative kulare, indefinite superlative kulast, definite superlative kulaste)

  1. cool (awesome)

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

kul

  1. imperative of kule

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kul f

  1. genitive plural of kula
    Synonym: kuli

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]

Of unclear origin. Perhaps a clipping from an earlier kulan, from kula. First seen in 1911.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kul (comparative mer kul, superlative mest 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 Ottoman Turkish قول(qul, male slave, servant), from Proto-Turkic *kul (slave, servant). Cognate to Old Turkic 𐰴𐰆𐰞(qul, slave), Karakhanid قُلْ(qul, slave), Kazakh құл (qul), Khakas хул (xul).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

kul (definite accusative kulu, plural kullar)

  1. slave
  2. servant

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative kul
Definite accusative kulu
Singular Plural
Nominative kul kullar
Definite accusative kulu kulları
Dative kula kullara
Locative kulda kullarda
Ablative kuldan kullardan
Genitive kulun kulların
Possessive forms
Nominative Singular Plural
1st singular kulum kullarım
2nd singular kulun kulların
3rd singular kulu kulları
1st plural kulumuz kullarımız
2nd plural kulunuz kullarınız
3rd plural kulları kulları
Definite accusative Singular Plural
1st singular kulumu kullarımı
2nd singular kulunu kullarını
3rd singular kulunu kullarını
1st plural kulumuzu kullarımızı
2nd plural kulunuzu kullarınızı
3rd plural kullarını kullarını
Dative Singular Plural
1st singular kuluma kullarıma
2nd singular kuluna kullarına
3rd singular kuluna kullarına
1st plural kulumuza kullarımıza
2nd plural kulunuza kullarınıza
3rd plural kullarına kullarına
Locative Singular Plural
1st singular kulumda kullarımda
2nd singular kulunda kullarında
3rd singular kulunda kullarında
1st plural kulumuzda kullarımızda
2nd plural kulunuzda kullarınızda
3rd plural kullarında kullarında
Ablative Singular Plural
1st singular kulumdan kullarımdan
2nd singular kulundan kullarından
3rd singular kulundan kullarından
1st plural kulumuzdan kullarımızdan
2nd plural kulunuzdan kullarınızdan
3rd plural kullarından kullarından
Genitive Singular Plural
1st singular kulumun kullarımın
2nd singular kulunun kullarının
3rd singular kulunun kullarının
1st plural kulumuzun kullarımızın
2nd plural kulunuzun kullarınızın
3rd plural kullarının kullarının
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular kulum kullarım
2nd singular kulsun kullarsın
3rd singular kul
kuldur
kullar
kullardır
1st plural kuluz kullarız
2nd plural kulsunuz kullarsınız
3rd plural kullar kullardır

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Yucatec Maya[edit]

Verb[edit]

kul (positional)

  1. to sit