malo

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See also: málo and mało

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

malo (uncountable)

  1. (informal) malolactic fermentation
    • 2009, Joseph LaVilla, The Wine, Beer, and Spirits Handbook
      Allowing a wine to undergo malo also protects it from bacterial contamination later.

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mal- +‎ -o

Noun[edit]

malo (plural maloj, accusative singular malon, accusative plural malojn)

  1. opposite

Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • mal (masculine singular, before the noun)
  • mao

Etymology[edit]

From Latin malus.

Adjective[edit]

malo m (feminine mala, masculine plural malos, feminine plural malas)

  1. bad

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

malō

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐌻𐍉

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin malus.

Adjective[edit]

malo m (feminine mala, masculine plural mali, feminine plural male)

  1. bad

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inflected form of malus (bad, evil).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

malō

  1. masculine dative singular of malus
  2. masculine ablative singular of malus
  3. neuter dative singular of malus
  4. neuter ablative singular of malus

Etymology 2[edit]

From magis volō (I wish for more)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active mālō, present infinitive mālle, perfect active māluī (irregular; no passive)

  1. I prefer, want more or instead.
Inflection[edit]

Samoan[edit]

Noun[edit]

malo

  1. government

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mâlo/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧lo

Adverb[edit]

mȁlo (Cyrillic spelling ма̏ло)

  1. a little, few, some
  2. hardly (anyone, anywhere)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmälo̞], /ˈmalo/

Etymology[edit]

From Latin malus

Adjective[edit]

malo m (feminine mala, masculine plural malos, feminine plural malas)

  1. bad
  2. evil
  3. sick

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