abo

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See also: Abo, ABO, abò, and Åbo

English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

1922, shortened from aborigine.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abo (plural abos)

  1. (Australia, offensive, ethnic slur, slang) An aborigine; aboriginal. [First attested in the early 20th century.][1]

Synonyms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 6

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

abo

  1. abo

Declension[edit]

Inflection of abo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative abo abot
genitive abon abojen
partitive aboa aboja
illative aboon aboihin
singular plural
nominative abo abot
accusative nom.? abo abot
gen. abon
genitive abon abojen
partitive aboa aboja
inessive abossa aboissa
elative abosta aboista
illative aboon aboihin
adessive abolla aboilla
ablative abolta aboilta
allative abolleˣ aboilleˣ
essive abona aboina
translative aboksi aboiksi
instructive aboin
abessive abotta aboitta
comitative aboineen

Anagrams[edit]


Hiligaynon[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ábo

  1. lazy

Noun[edit]

abó

  1. ash

Noun[edit]

ábo

  1. A type of small fish that is said to be lazy

Interjection[edit]

abô

  1. an exclamation that denotes aversion, contempt, or negation, equivalent to fie

Verb[edit]

abó (diminutive abó-ábo)

  1. to turn into ash

Kom (Cameroon)[edit]

Noun[edit]

abo

  1. leopard, tiger, big cat

References[edit]

  • Randy Jones, Provisional Kom - English lexicon (2001, Yaoundé, Cameroon)

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

abo

  1. or

Old Polish[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

albo

  1. or

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(q)abu(s), from Proto-Austronesian *qabu.

Noun[edit]

abo

  1. ash (solid remains of a fire)
  2. solid remains of a cremated or decayed body
  3. powder substance erupted by a volcano
  4. grey

Upper Sorbian[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

abo

  1. or