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kolo

[ koh-loh ]
/ ˈkoʊ loʊ /
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noun, plural ko·los.
a Serbian folk dance performed by a group arranged in a circle, with the soloists in the center.
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Origin of kolo

1910–15; <Serbo-Croatian kȍlo literally, circle, wheel
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British Dictionary definitions for kolo

kolo
/ (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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