aio

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See also: AIO and -aio

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɑijo̞]
  • Hyphenation: ai‧o

Verb[edit]

aio

  1. Present indicative connegative form of aikoa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative form of aikoa.
  3. Second-person singular imperative connegative form of aikoa.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

aio m (plural ai, feminine aia)

  1. tutor, teacher

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old Armenian ասեմ (asem, to say).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active āiō, present infinitive āiere (deponent)

  1. (defective) I say, I assert, I say yes, I say no, I affirm, I assent
    Quid ais?
    What say you?

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • ais (you say)
  • ait (he/she says, it is said)
  • āiunt (they say)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • aio in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ayo (obsolete)

Etymology[edit]

From aia (hired tutoress), of uncertain origin, possibly from Latin avia (grandmother) or Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐌲𐌾𐌰 (hagja, protector).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aio m (plural aios, feminine aia, feminine plural aias)

  1. a hired tutor

See also[edit]