agogo

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See also: agogô, -agogo, a go-go, and à gogo

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Portuguese agogô, from Yoruba agogo (bell).

Noun[edit]

agogo (plural agogos)

  1. An agogo bell, a bell used in Yoruba and Brazilian music and typically played in pairs

Etymology 2[edit]

Adverb[edit]

agogo (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of à gogo

Chichewa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈɡó.ɡo/, /aˈɡo.ɡo/

Noun[edit]

agógo class 2 or agogo class 2

  1. plural of gogo

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Yoruba agogo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑɡoɡo/
  • Hyphenation: a‧go‧go

Noun[edit]

agogo

  1. (music) agogo (instrument)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of agogo (Kotus type 2/palvelu, no gradation)
nominative agogo agogot
genitive agogon agogojen
agogoiden
agogoitten
partitive agogoa agogoja
agogoita
illative agogoon agogoihin
singular plural
nominative agogo agogot
accusative nom. agogo agogot
gen. agogon
genitive agogon agogojen
agogoiden
agogoitten
partitive agogoa agogoja
agogoita
inessive agogossa agogoissa
elative agogosta agogoista
illative agogoon agogoihin
adessive agogolla agogoilla
ablative agogolta agogoilta
allative agogolle agogoille
essive agogona agogoina
translative agogoksi agogoiksi
instructive agogoin
abessive agogotta agogoitta
comitative agogoineen

Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Yoruba agogo.

Noun[edit]

àgōgo m (plural àgṑgai or agōgunā̀, possessed form àgōgon)

  1. clock, watch