pală

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See also: pala, palá, pāla, palą, pała, and pala-

Romanian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from French pale.

Noun[edit]

pală f (plural pale)

  1. propeller blade
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Etymology 2[edit]

Substratum word.

Noun[edit]

pală f (plural pale)

  1. the quantity of hay, straw, etc. a pitchfork can pick up
  2. the quantity of grass etc. a scythe can mow in one swing
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Latin palla(a lady's outer garment).

Noun[edit]

pală f (plural pale)

  1. rectangular piece of cloth which Romanian women used to put over their dresses
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Etymology 4[edit]

Borrowing from Turkish pala.

Noun[edit]

pală f (plural pale)

  1. (archaic) broadsword
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Etymology 5[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

pală f (plural pale)

  1. whim, caprice
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