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

Derived terms[edit]


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, 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]

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

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch cul, kul (testicle). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

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

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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
Derived terms[edit]

Kashmiri[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kul m [Arabic needed], [Devanagari needed]

  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

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]


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 Ottoman Turkish قول (qul, male slave, servant), from Proto-Turkic *kul (slave, servant). Cognate to Old Turkic 𐰴𐰆𐰞 (qul, slave), Karakhanid قُلْ (qul, slave), 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
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
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