abo

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See also: Abo, ABO, abò, Åbo, and abɔ

English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

1922, clipping of 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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “abo” in Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002, →ISBN, page 6.

Anagrams[edit]


Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

abó

  1. ash; the solid remains of a fire
  2. tephra; volcanic ash

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ábo

  1. cough

Verb[edit]

ábo

  1. to cough

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

abo

  1. ash; the solid remains of a fire
  2. tephra; volcanic ash

Verb[edit]

abo

  1. to turn into ash (by burning)

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of abonnement.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaː.boː/
  • Hyphenation: abo

Noun[edit]

abo n (plural abo's)

  1. (Netherlands, informal) subscription

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 abolle aboille
essive abona aboina
translative aboksi aboiksi
instructive aboin
abessive abotta aboitta
comitative aboineen
Possessive forms of abo (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person aboni abomme
2nd person abosi abonne
3rd person abonsa

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

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese vós.

Pronoun[edit]

abo

  1. you

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]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

abo

  1. or

Further reading[edit]

  • abo in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • abo in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Old Polish[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

abo

  1. or

Papiamentu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • bo (synonym)

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese vós and Spanish vos and Kabuverdianu abo.

Pronoun[edit]

abo

  1. you (second person singular).

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

abo

  1. (archaic or Cieszyn Silesia, Upper Silesia, Poznań) or

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • abo in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • abo in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

abó

  1. ash
  2. gray (color)

Derived terms[edit]


Upper Sorbian[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

abo

  1. or

Weyewa[edit]

Verb[edit]

abo

  1. (Loli) to scoop, to scoop up with cupped hands

References[edit]

  • Lobu Ori, S,Pd, M.Pd (2010) , “abo”, in Kamus Bahasa Lolina [Dictionary of the Loli Language] (in Indonesian), Waikabubak: Kepala Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata, Kabupaten Sumba Barat

Xhosa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

âbo

  1. those; class 2 distal demonstrative.