[ koh-loh ]
/ ˈkoʊ loʊ /

noun, plural ko·los.

a Serbian folk dance performed by a group arranged in a circle, with the soloists in the center.

Origin of kolo

1910–15; < Serbo-Croatian kȍlo literally, circle, wheel
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/ (ˈkəʊləʊ) /

noun plural -los

a Serbian folk dance in which a circle of people dance slowly around one or more dancers in the centre
a piece of music composed for or in the rhythm of this dance

Word Origin for kolo

Serbian, from Old Slavonic: wheel; related to Old English hwēol wheel
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