qolla

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Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʕolˈla/, [ʕolˈlʌ]
  • Hyphenation: qol‧la

Noun[edit]

qollá f (plural qollatitté f)

  1. A cavern by a riverbank or lake.

Declension[edit]

Declension of qollá
absolutive qollá
predicative qollá
subjective qollá
genitive qollá
Postpositioned forms
l-case qollál
k-case qollák
t-case qollát
h-case qolláh

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • E. M. Parker; R. J. Hayward (1985), “qolla”, in An Afar-English-French dictionary (with Grammatical Notes in English), University of London, →ISBN

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قُلَّة(qulla).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

qolla f (plural qliel or qolol, paucal qolliet)

  1. a jar or jug, usually earthen
    Synonym: ġarra
  2. (also qolla tan-naħal) such a jar used as a beehive, or, by extension, any beehive
    Synonyms: doqqajs, ġarra
  3. (in the plural) a large quantity, chiefly of rain