The Alternative Icelandic Dictionary: bolla

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Entry definition

bolla pronunciation
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noun: {{is-noun}}
  1. a bun or a dumpling, a roll
  2. a bun eaten on bolludagur, with cream in between and jam, and sometimes with chocolate on top
  3. a punch, a toddy
  4. (slang, pejorative) a fatso, a tubby
interjection: bolla!
  1. an exclamation that children shout on bolludagur
verb: {{is-verb-weak}}
  1. a verb denoting the act when children spank their parents or guardians on bolludagur (shouting bolla! bolla! bolla! for every hit), to get a bun (bolla) for each hit

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