a tree trunk
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
any of several fine, easily pulverized types of clay that are usually red, yellow, or brown
Origin of boleMiddle English and Old French bol from Medieval Latin bolus, clay from Classical Greek b?los, clod
The trunk of a tree.
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)