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  1. coll(Verb)

    to hug or embrace.

  2. Coll(ProperNoun)

    A medieval English short form of the male given name Nicholas; very rare today.

  3. Origin: From French coler, acoler ‘accoll, throw arms round neck of’, ultimately Latin ad + collum ‘neck’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coll(verb)

    to embrace

  2. Origin: [OF. coler, fr. L. collum neck.]


  1. Coll

    Coll is a small island, west of Mull in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. Coll is known for its sandy beaches, which rise to form large sand dunes, for its corncrakes, and for Breachacha Castle.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Coll

    kol, v.t. (Spens.) to embrace or fondle by taking round the neck.—n. Coll′ing, embracing. [Fr. col—L. collum, the neck.]

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    What does COLL stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the COLL acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coll in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coll in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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