kato

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Esperanto[edit]

katoj
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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kat, English cat, Spanish gato, German Katze, Russian кот (kot), etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkato/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧to

Noun[edit]

kato (accusative singular katon, plural katoj, accusative plural katojn)

  1. cat

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  • feliso (member of the Felis genus)

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *kaðʲa- (to leave). Cognates are found in almost every Uralic language, e.g. Northern Sami guođđit (to leave something, to depart), Skolt Sami kue´đđed (to leave smth), Moksha кадомс (kadoms, to leave), Eastern Mari кодаш (kodaš, to stay), Udmurt кыльыны (kylʹyny, to stay), Hungarian hagy (to let, to leave), Mansi хули (xūĺi, to leave), Selkup [script?] (/quəčə-/, to leave). Labialization of the stem vowel occurred in Proto-Finnic, compare Estonian kadu (loss).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ka‧to
  • Rhymes: -ɑto
  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑto]

Noun[edit]

kato

  1. Failure of crops.
  2. Loss, disappearance, lack; used primarily in compound terms.
    yleisökato = lack or loss of audience
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Etymology 2[edit]

A dialectal or colloquial 2nd person imperative present of katsoa (to look). The corresponding infinitive is kattoa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ka‧to
  • Rhymes: -ɑto
  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑtoˣ]

Verb[edit]

kato

  1. (colloquial) look!
    Kato, tuolla on George!Look, there's George!
  2. (colloquial) see (used often with ny)
    Kato ny, mähän sanoin.See, I told you so.
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Interjection[edit]

kato

  1. (colloquial) see or look.
    • Se on kato sillä lailla.
      • See, that’s the way it is.
    • Kato nääs! or Kato kato!
      • Literally: Look, look!. Uttered in surprise, not necessarily telling anyone to look anywhere.
    • ...kato nääs. or ...kato.
      • ...you see. (At the end of a sentence)
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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto kato, from Latin cattus.

Noun[edit]

kato (plural kati)

  1. cat

Niuean[edit]

Noun[edit]

kato

  1. basket

Novial[edit]

Etymology[edit]

kate +‎ -o (masculine nominal suffix).

Noun[edit]

kato (plural katos)

  1. tomcat, male cat

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