mol

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See also: Mol, mól, mõl, mōl, möl, m̄öl, moľ, møl, Mól, and мол
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Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

mol

  1. (chemistry) mole.

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Mol (1897).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /məʊl/
  • (US) IPA(key): /mol/, /moʊl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -əʊl

Noun[edit]

mol (plural mols)

  1. (chemistry, physics, dated) Alternative spelling of mole

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch mol, from Middle Dutch mol, from Old Dutch mol. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun[edit]

mol (plural molle, diminutive molletjie)

  1. mole, mammal of the family Talpidae; also used of some similar but not closely related mammals.

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Blagar[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol

  1. banana

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

mol

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of moldre
  2. second-person singular imperative form of moldre

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *moľь.

Noun[edit]

mol m

  1. a moth belonging to the family Tineidae; a fungus moth
Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol m

  1. mole (SI unit of measure)
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This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol

  1. mole (unit of amount of substance)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol

  1. (music) minor
    • 2014, Ulrik Spang-Hanssen, Musikken imellem noderne: Swing i klassisk musik, ISD LLC (→ISBN)
      Alfred Cortots indspilning af Chopins vals i a-mol; ...
      Alfred Cortot's recording of Chopin's waltz in A minor; ...

Dutch[edit]

Een mol. — A mole. (Talpa europaea)
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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch mol, from Old Dutch mol. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun[edit]

mol m (plural mollen, diminutive molletje n)

  1. A mole, any insectivore of the family Talpidae.
  2. A European mole, Talpa europaea.
  3. A mole, an infiltrator, an infiltrant.
    Synonym: infiltrant
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Borrowed from French mol.

Noun[edit]

mol f (plural mollen)

  1. (music) flat (musical note)

Etymology 3[edit]

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Borrowed from German Mol.

Noun[edit]

mol c (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) A mole (unit of chemical quantity).
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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mol

  1. form of mou used in the masculine singular before a vowel sound

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mollis.

Adjective[edit]

mol

  1. soft
  2. flabby
  3. flexible

Galician[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese mole, from Latin mollis (soft, weak).

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Adjective[edit]

mol m or f (plural moles)

  1. soft
  2. flexible, pliant
  3. weak, lacking strength
  4. (familiar, dated) wine (from viño mol, "soft wine")
    • 1421, Margot Sponer (ed.), "Documentos antiguos de Galicia", in Anuari de l'Oficina Románica de Lingüística i Literatura, 7, page 60:
      douſ canadoσ de bjnõ mole aa bica do lagar por la medida de Monforte
      two canados [64 liters] of soft wine in the winery, as they are measured in Monforte
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Etymology 2[edit]

From German Mol.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol m (plural moles)

  1. (chemistry, physics) mole (in the International System of Units, the base unit of amount of substance; the amount of substance of a system which contains as many elementary entities as there are atoms in 0.012 kg of carbon-12)

References[edit]

  • mole” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • mole” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • mol” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • mol” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • mol” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish molaid, from Old Irish molaidir, from Proto-Celtic *molātor. Cognate with Scottish Gaelic mol, Manx moyl.

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Verb[edit]

mol (present analytic molann, future analytic molfaidh, verbal noun moladh, past participle molta)

  1. to commend, nominate, propose, praise, recommend, suggest
    Mhol mo mhúinteoir mé.
    My teacher praised me.

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mol mhol not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Lote[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mol

  1. three

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol m

  1. Superseded spelling of mól.

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Verb[edit]

mol

  1. second-person singular imperative of molen

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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From Proto-Germanic *mulaz, *mulhaz (mole, salamander), from Proto-Indo-European *molg-, *molk- (slug, salamander), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)melw- (to grind, crush, beat). Cognate with North Frisian mull (mole), Saterland Frisian molle (mole), Low German Mol, Mul (mole), German Molch (salamander, newt), Old Russian смолжь (smolžʹ, snail), Czech mlž (clam).

Noun[edit]

mol m

  1. mole (animal)

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: mol
  • Limburgish: mól

Further reading[edit]

  • mol (I)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000

Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “mol (II)”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN, page II


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

mol

  1. simple past of male (Etymology 2)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

mol

  1. past of mala

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Noun[edit]

mol m inan

  1. mole (unit of amount)

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Portuguese[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Mol (mole), shortened form of Molekulargewicht (molecular weight).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol m (plural mols or moles)

  1. (Brazil) mole (unit of amount)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Irish molaid, from Old Irish molaidir, from Proto-Celtic *molātor. Cognate with Irish mol, Manx moyl.

Verb[edit]

mol (past mhol, future molaidh, verbal noun moladh, past participle molta)

  1. praise
  2. recommend
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

mol m (genitive singular moil, plural molan)

  1. shingly beach

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian molo.

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Noun[edit]

mȏl m (Cyrillic spelling мо̑л)

  1. dock, pier (for ships)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • mol” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening of molécula

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol m (plural moles)

  1. mole (unit)

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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol

  1. (chemistry, physics) a mole

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol

  1. nasal mutation of of bol

Yurok[edit]

Noun[edit]

mol

  1. dung