[koo l-ah] /ˈkʊl ɑ/
the Sumerian and Akkadian god of bricks.
[koo-ler-vaw] /ˈku lərˌvɔ/ noun 1. (in the Kalevala) a slave who, after a series of tragic misadventures, commits suicide.
[koo l-toor] /kʊlˈtur/ noun, German. 1. (in Nazi Germany) native , held to be superior to that of other countries and subordinating the individual to national interests. 2. (def 4). 3. a civilization characteristic of a time or a people. /kʊlˈtʊə/ noun 1. (often used ironically) German civilization, esp as characterized by authoritarianism and earnestness […]
[German koo l-toor-kahmpf] /German kʊlˈturˌkɑmpf/ noun 1. the conflict between the German imperial government and the Roman Catholic Church from 1872 or 1873 until 1886, chiefly over the control of education and ecclesiastical appointments. /kʊlˈtʊəˌkæmpf; ˈkʊltə-/ noun 1. the struggle of the Prussian state against the Roman Catholic Church (1872–87), which took the form of […]
[German koo l-toor-krahys] /German kʊlˈturˌkraɪs/ noun, plural Kulturkreise [koo l-toor-krahy-zuh] /kʊlˈturˌkraɪ zə/ (Show IPA). Anthropology. 1. formerly, a complex of related cultural traits assumed to diffuse or radiate outward as a unit in concentric waves or circles.