Origin of boleMiddle English bol, stem, trunk from Old Norse bolr from Indo-European an unverified form bh?-, variant, variety of base an unverified form bhel-: see ball
Origin of boleMiddle English and Old French bol from Medieval Latin bolus, clay from Classical Greek b?los, clod
Origin of boleMiddle English from Old Norse bolr ; see bhel-2 in Indo-European roots.
- Any of various soft fine clays, especially a reddish-brown variety used as a pigment.
- A moderate reddish brown.
Origin of boleMiddle English from Medieval Latin bōlus ; see bolus .
- Alternative form of boll (old unit of measure)