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Meaning of "bola" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BOLA

Spanish: ball, from Latin bulla knob.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BOLA

bola  [ˈbəʊlə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BOLA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bola is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BOLA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Bola

Bola, from Spanish and Portuguese meaning ball, may refer to: ▪ Bolas, throwing weapon made of weights on the ends of an interconnected cord ▪ Bola, a volcano on the island of New Britain in Papua New Guinea ▪ Bola, Togo ▪ Bola bola, a gambling game similar to Three-card Monte ▪ Bola, a 2010 Facebook game developed by Playdom. ▪ The Battle of Los Angeles, by Rage Against the Machine ▪ Darrell Fitton, an electronic musician from Manchester, England, AKA "Bola" and "Jello" ▪ Tatar spelling of Bula River ▪ Bolae, an ancient city of Latium, Italy ▪ Bola tie, or "Bolo tie", a type of necktie consisting of a piece of cord fastened with an ornamental bar or clasp ▪ Rola bola, a plank on a cylinder on which a person balances ▪ Cyclone Bola a severe 1988 Pacific cyclone ▪ Bola de Ouro, a Brazilian association football award ▪ Bola, a one of Indonesian sports newspaper ▪ Bola, a bell worn by pregnant women to soothe the unborn child. Also called harmony bell.

Definition of bola in the English dictionary

The definition of bola in the dictionary is a missile used by gauchos and Indians of South America, consisting of two or more heavy balls on a cord. It is hurled at a running quarry, such as an ox or rhea, so as to entangle its legs.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BOLA


Angola
æŋˈɡəʊlə
barbola
bɑːˈbəʊlə
bipolar
baɪˈpəʊlə
bolar
ˈbəʊlə
bowler
ˈbəʊlə
carambola
ˌkærəmˈbəʊlə
Coca-Cola
ˌkəʊkəˈkəʊlə
cocobola
ˈkəʊkəʊˌbəʊlə
cola
ˈkəʊlə
controller
kənˈtrəʊlə
Ebola
iːˈbəʊlə
kola
ˈkəʊlə
mola
ˈməʊlə
polar
ˈpəʊlə
roller
ˈrəʊlə
sola
ˈsəʊlə
solar
ˈsəʊlə
stroller
ˈstrəʊlə
tombola
tɒmˈbəʊlə
viola
vɪˈəʊlə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BOLA

bolar
bolas
bold
bold face
bold type
bold-faced
Bolden
boldface
boldly
boldness
Boldrewood
bole
bolection
bolero
bolero jacket
bolete
boleti

WORDS THAT END LIKE BOLA

Agricola
areola
canola
chola
Coppola
cupola
gondola
Gorgonzola
granola
Hispaniola
Moviola
parabola
pergola
Pola
rubeola
rucola
tola
Tortola
vola
Zola

Synonyms and antonyms of bola in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «bola» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BOLA

Find out the translation of bola to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bola from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bola» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

博拉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bola
570 millions of speakers

English

bola
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बोला
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بولا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

бола
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Bola
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Bola
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bola
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bola
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

bola
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

投げ縄
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

올가미
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bola
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Bola
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

போலா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बोला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bola
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

bola
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bola
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

бола
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Bola
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

bola
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bola
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

bola
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Bola
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bola

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BOLA»

The term «bola» is very widely used and occupies the 6.250 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BOLA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «bola» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «bola» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bola

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BOLA»

Discover the use of bola in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bola and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Bola Ige: the passage of a modern Cicero
The collection of writings includes the text of the tribute delivered by Wole Soyinka during Ige's funeral ceremonies, and what turned out to be the last media interview he gave before his death.
L. Ayo Banjo, 2003
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Gone Too Far!
A debut work produced at the Royal Court Theatre in February 2007 as part of its Young Writers Festival and published as a programme text. Gone Too Far! is a comic and astute play about identity, history and culture.
Bola Agbaje, 2008
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Off the Endz
If your emotional or financial debt is sky high, how do you buy your way out? Bola Agbaje's smart, savvy second play for the Royal Court asks whether being out of the system might be just as good as being in it.
Bola Agbaje, 2014
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El color de la bola 8
Bola 5 tiene un deseo desbocado de arrancarle el laúd a un trovador de Lladró de gesto mohíno: «Sitúnolo quieres, me lo quedo yo, gilipollas», le susurra a la estatua cuando el mayordomo no mira. Bella piensa en la bailarina de su ...
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Mathematics for Junior High School
Tidak seperti tabung atau kerucut yang mempunyai rusuk lengkung, tidak pula seperti kerucut yang mempunyai titik sudut, bola tidak mempunyai rusuk lengkung dan titik sudut. Bola hanya mempunyai satu bidang sisi lengkung yang disebut ...
University of Maryland Mathematics Project
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Not Black and White: Category B; Seize the Day; Detaining ...
Not Black and White comprises of three new plays which examine the state of modern day Britain from the perspective of three leading black contemporary playwrights.
Bola Agbaje, Kwame Kwei-Armah, Roy Williams, 2012
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Bola fora
Paulo Vinicius Coellho. Nacional de Montevidéu Os uruguaios se recordavam de Domingos desde sua estreia na Seleção Brasileira. Aconteceu nas Laranjeiras, pela Copa Rio Branco, em 6 de setembro de 1931. Do outro lado do campo, ...
Paulo Vinicius Coellho
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Don't Buy the Picture
The Time Value of Faith, the worth of your faith. The Foolproof Medication - the prescription that works all time for all situations. How praising God in the midst of pain leads to victory.
Funsho "Bishop" Aduloju, Bola Aduloju, 2010
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Monkeys in a Fishnet: The Adventure of Nosa and Bola
All Nosa and Bola want is to go for a swim and a canoe ride in the Bata River in the middle of the green African jungle.Suddenly, the jungle comes alive with howling, scary noises.
Emmanuel Noruwa, 2012
10
Encyclopedia of Jewish Food
Bola refers to various Sephardic cakes and pastries. Origin: Spain, Portugal Other names: bolo, booler, boyo. Bola, the Ladino word for ball, has two denotations in Sephardic cooking, which can be a little confusing. The more widespread ...
Gil Marks, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BOLA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bola is used in the context of the following news items.
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Victor Smith to loosen up with Bola Ray on Starr Chat tomorrow
Bola Ray who is still in the UK after picking the 2015 GUBA awards for Media and Entertainment personality, according to sources, will attempt ... «Starr 103.5 FM, Jul 15»
2
Beauty In Lagos Gets Cointreau-Versial! Michelle Dede, Fade …
Beauty In Lagos Gets Cointreau-Versial! Michelle Dede, Fade Ogunro, Bola Balogun & More At The BIL Beauty Party! 07.07.2015 at 9:40 am By BellaNaija.com ... «Bella Naija, Jul 15»
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Money Matters with Nimi: What's Actually in Your Handbag?
Bola was at her friend's father's 80th birthday party last Saturday night. It was a huge party in the banquet hall of a major hotel. Hundreds of ... «Bella Naija, Jul 15»
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Analysis: Why they are attacking Bola Tinubu | P.M. NEWS Nigeria
The seemingly coordinated vicious attacks on the former Governor of Lagos and APC National Leader Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is a direct ... «P.M. News, Jul 15»
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Duffuor, Bola Ray steal show at GUBA Awards - Starrfmonline.com
Bola Ray and Dr Duffuor displaying their awards. The Founder of the HODA Group Dr Kwabena Duffuor received the Exceptional Achievement ... «Starr 103.5 FM, Jul 15»
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Old Trafford is preferred destination as Manchester United weigh up …
Portuguese newspaper A Bola claim United are in pole position for the Benfica midfielder, who is also attracting interest from Atletico Madrid. «Express.co.uk, Jul 15»
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REVEALED!!! Why Bola Tinubu Allegedly Boycotted APC NEC …
More facts have emerged on why former Lagos State governor Bola Tinubu, and former governor of Osun State Chief Bisi Akande boycotted ... «Information Nigeria, Jul 15»
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Beauty In Lagos: Michelle Dede, Fade Ogunro, Bola Balogun …
Beauty In Lagos: Michelle Dede, Fade Ogunro, Bola Balogun, Veronica Odeka, others attend Beauty Party. Beauty In LagosMichelle Dede, ... «Pulse Nigeria, Jul 15»
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Pro -Tinubu Group Attacks Saraki, Dogara
The group extolled Bola Tinubu as a one who has contributed immensely to the political change currently witnessed in the country, Daily Post reports. «NAIJ.COM, Jun 15»
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Court Grants Bail To 19-Year-Old Student Accused Of Impersonating …
bola-ahmed-tinubu A 19-year-old student, who allegedly defrauded several individuals by impersonation former governor of Lagos State and ... «Information Nigeria, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Bola [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bola>. Aug 2020 ».
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