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Sol (n.)

"the sun personified," mid-15c. (also in Old English), from Latin sol "the sun, sunlight," from PIE *s(e)wol-, variant of root *sawel- "the sun." French soleil (10c.) is from Vulgar Latin *soliculus, diminutive of sol; in Vulgar Latin diminutives had the full meaning of their principal words.

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Definitions of Sol from WordNet
1
sol (n.)
a colloid that has a continuous liquid phase in which a solid is suspended in a liquid;
Synonyms: colloidal solution / colloidal suspension
sol (n.)
the syllable naming the fifth (dominant) note of any musical scale in solmization;
Synonyms: soh / so
2
Sol (n.)
(Roman mythology) ancient Roman god; personification of the sun; counterpart of Greek Helios;
From wordnet.princeton.edu