Malkula etymology


Swedish word malkula comes from Swedish kula, Swedish mala

Etymology of malkula

Detailed word origin of malkula

Dictionary entry Language Definition
kula Swedish (sv) (heraldiccharge) roundel. (slang, chiefly, in the plural) money. A small ball made of earthenware, glass (marble) or a similar hard material; marble: spela kula; of steel in a ball bearing; sphere; testicle, often in the compound pungkula. Bullet.
mala Swedish (sv) To grind; to make smaller. To speak ceaselessly, usually about one single subject.
malkula Swedish (sv) (mining) crushing ball, grinding ball.