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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


also so, 1 2

  1. the musical syllable for the fifth tone of a diatonic scale.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of sol:

1275–1325; ME < L solve; see gamut

solsoʊl, sɒl(n.)

also sou 1 2

  1. a former coin and money of account of France.

    Category: Numismatics

Origin of sol:

1575–85; < OF sol < LL solidussolidus1

solsoʊl, sɒl; Sp. sɔl; ˈsɔ lɛs(n.)(pl.)sols; so•les

  1. the basic monetary unit of Peru.

    Category: Numismatics

Origin of sol:

1880–85; < AmerSp: sun, Sp < L sōl

solsɔl, sɒl(n.)

  1. a fluid colloidal solution.

    Category: Chemistry

Origin of sol:



  1. a personification of the sun.

    Category: Mythology

  2. the Roman god of the sun, identified with the Greek god Helios.

    Category: Mythology


  1. a combining form meaning “soil” of the kind specified by the initial element:


    Category: Affix

Origin of -sol:

< L solum soil


  1. Solicitor.

  2. Solomon.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sol, colloidal solution, colloidal suspension(noun)

    a colloid that has a continuous liquid phase in which a solid is suspended in a liquid

  2. Sol(noun)

    (Roman mythology) ancient Roman god; personification of the sun; counterpart of Greek Helios

  3. sol, soh, so(noun)

    the syllable naming the fifth (dominant) note of any musical scale in solmization


  1. Sol(Noun)

    The local day (cycle of light and darkness) on another planet; that on Mars, the synodical rotation period of which is 24 hours, 39 minutes, 35 seconds.

  2. Sol(ProperNoun)

    The Sun

  3. Sol(ProperNoun)

    The sun god; equivalent of the Greek Helios.

  4. Sol

    The sun goddess.

  5. Sol(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the male given name Solomon.

  6. Origin: From sōwulan, from sewol-. Akin to sunnōn, from suwen-. Akin to sól, Gothic 03430330033F0339033B, Old English sunne, , and sunna.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sol(noun)

    the sun

  2. Sol(noun)

    gold; -- so called from its brilliancy, color, and value

  3. Sol(noun)

    a syllable applied in solmization to the note G, or to the fifth tone of any diatonic scale

  4. Sol(noun)

    the tone itself

  5. Sol(noun)

    a sou

  6. Sol(noun)

    a silver and gold coin of Peru. The silver sol is the unit of value, and is worth about 68 cents

Anagrams of SOL

  1. LOS

Translations for SOL

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(also common salt ) sodium chloride, a white substance frequently used for seasoning

The soup needs more salt.

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