noll

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English hnol. Cognate with Dutch nol (top of a sand-dune).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɒl/
    • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɒl
  • Homophone: gnoll (one pronunciation)

Noun[edit]

noll (plural nolls)

  1. (now Britain regional) The head, especially the top of the head. [from 8th c.]
    • 1499, John Skelton, The Bowge of Courte:
      Wolde to God it wolde please you some daye / A balade boke before me for to laye, / And lerne me to synge Re my fa sol! / And whan I fayle bobbe me on the noll.

Swedish[edit]

Swedish cardinal numbers
0 1  > 
    Cardinal : noll

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

noll

  1. zero

Coordinate terms[edit]

See also[edit]


Yola[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English nol, from Old English hnoll.

Noun[edit]

noll (plural nollès)

  1. awl

References[edit]

  • J. Poole W. Barnes, A Glossary, with Some Pieces of Verse, of the Old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy (1867)