pol

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of politician

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Noun[edit]

pol ‎(plural pols)

  1. (informal) A politician.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a contraction of the preposition por(for, by) + masculine singular article el(the).

Contraction[edit]

pol m ‎(feminine pola, neuter polo, masculine plural polos, feminine plural poles)

  1. for the, by the

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

pol m, f ‎(plural pols)

  1. pole
    el pol Sud‎ ― the South Pole
    pol magnètic‎ ― magnetic pole

Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Noun[edit]

pol c (singular definite polen, plural indefinite poler)

  1. pole (the northern and southern ends of the earth's rotational axis; North Pole and South Pole)
  2. a pole in geometry.
  3. pole of a magnet, negative or positive.

Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pol m ‎(plural pollen, diminutive polletje n)

  1. a bundle of plants, with the soil it stands on or that hangs from it
  2. (Belgium) a hand

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Extremaduran[edit]

Preposition[edit]

pol

  1. by
    Esti libru hue escritu pol Gabriel García Márquez.
    This book was written by Gabriel García Márquez.
  2. through
  3. for

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French pole, from Latin polus, from Ancient Greek πόλος(pólos, axis of rotation).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pol m ‎(genitive singular poil, nominative plural poil)

  1. (magnetism, electricity, geography) pole

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pol phol bpol
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

pol!

  1. by Pollux!, truly!, really!
    • c. 254 BCE – 184 BCE, Plautus, Casina
      Myrrhina: Et pol ego istuc ad te. Sed quid est, quod tuo nunc animo aegrest?
      Myrrhina: And, troth, I was coming here to yours. But what is it that now distresses your mind?

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

pol

  1. rafsi of polno.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Noun[edit]

pol m ‎(definite singular polen, indefinite plural poler, definite plural polene)

  1. pole (the northern and southern ends of the earth's rotational axis; North Pole and South Pole)
  2. a pole in geometry.
  3. pole of a magnet, negative or positive.

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

pol m ‎(definite singular polen, indefinite plural polar, definite plural polane)

  1. pole (the northern and southern ends of the earth's rotational axis; North Pole and South Pole)
  2. a pole in geometry.
  3. pole of a magnet, negative or positive.

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

West Proto-Germanic *pōlaz, of uncertain origin. Cognate with Old High German pfuol (German Pfuhl).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pōl m

  1. pool

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek πόλος(pólos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pȏl m ‎(Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. pole (magnetic, positive, negative etc.)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pȏl m ‎(Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. (Bosnia, Serbia) sex (kind of an organism as determined by its reproductive organs)
  2. (Bosnia, Serbia) gender
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Etymology 3[edit]

From pȍla.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

pȏl ‎(Cyrillic spelling по̑л)

  1. half
    sat i po(l)‎ ― an hour and a half
    tri i po m(j)eseca‎ ― three and a half months

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pol c

  1. a pole, an extreme point, usually magnetically or geographically. (North pole, South pole)
  2. a pole, the points of an electrical battery between which the voltage arises.
  3. (mathematics, theory for analytical functions) a point where a Laurent series is not defined.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of pol 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pol polen poler polerna
Genitive pols polens polers polernas

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