Main definitions of sola in English

: sola1sola2

sola1

noun

  • An Indian swamp plant of the pea family, with stems that yield the pith that is used to make sola topis.

    Aeschynomene indica, family Leguminosae

    ‘This just may be the ‘uva spinea’ mentioned by Pliny, who added that this is the variety ‘quae sola alitur nebulis’.’

Origin

Mid 19th century from Bengali solā, Hindi śolā.

Pronunciation

sola

/ˈsəʊlə/

Main definitions of sola in English

: sola1sola2

sola2

noun

feminine form of solus

Pronunciation

sola

/ˈsəʊlə/