alo

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See also: Alo, alo-, -alo, álo, aló, alò, and á-lô

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Ara macao

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Noun[edit]

alo (animate, plural alomeh)

  1. A species of macaw; Ara macao, the scarlet macaw.

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *qaro, from Proto-Oceanic *qarop, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qadəp (compare Indonesian hadap, Malay hadap).

Noun[edit]

alo

  1. front (facing side)

Ilocano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qahəlu, *laqəlu, from Proto-Austronesian *qaSəlu.

Noun[edit]

alo

  1. pestle (instrument used with a mortar to grind things)

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

alo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of alare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *al- (grow, nourish).

Verb[edit]

present active alō, present infinitive alere, perfect active aluī, supine altum or alitum

  1. I foster, nourish
  2. I feed, I maintain, I develop
    Hominum gratia generatur, aluntur bestiae.
    It is for the sake of man that beasts are bred.

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *alu. Cognate with Old English ealu, Middle Dutch ale, Old High German al-, Old Norse ǫl (Swedish öl).

Noun[edit]

alo n

  1. beer, ale

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

alo

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of alar

Romanian[edit]

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Interjection[edit]

alo

  1. hello (when answering the telephone)


This Romanian entry was created from the translations listed at hello. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see alo in the Romanian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) July 2010


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French allô.

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Interjection[edit]

alo

  1. hello (only when picking up the phone)

Volapük[edit]

Adverb[edit]

alo

  1. at any rate
  2. in any event