ako

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See also: áko, akọ, akó, and -akö

Akan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ako

  1. parrot

Aklanon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku.

Pronoun[edit]

ako

  1. I

Alangan[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

akó

  1. I; me

Asi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *ʔakúʔ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Pronoun[edit]

akó

  1. I (first-person singular pronoun)

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *ʔakúʔ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

akó

  1. I; me (first-person singular pronoun)

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈʔakoʔ/

Verb[edit]

akò

  1. to accept; to admit

Cebuano[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *ʔakúʔ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧ko
  • (General Cebuano) IPA(key): /ʔaˈko/, [ʔʌˈko]
  • (Boholano) IPA(key): /ʔaˈho/, [ʔʌˈho]

Pronoun[edit]

akó

  1. I; me (first-person singular pronoun)

See also[edit]


Ewe[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ako (plural akowo)

  1. parrot

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *qato, from Proto-Oceanic *qatop, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatəp.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ako

  1. (transitive) to thatch

References[edit]

  • “ako” in the Hawaiian Dictionary, Revised and Enlarged Edition, University of Hawaii Press, 1986

Hiligaynon[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ako

  1. I

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hakka 阿哥 (â-kô, “elder brother”). Doublet of akeo and engkoh.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /akeo/
  • Hyphenation: a‧keo

Noun[edit]

ako (first-person possessive akoku, second-person possessive akomu, third-person possessive akonya)

  1. son

Further reading[edit]


Inonhan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *ʔakúʔ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Pronoun[edit]

ako

  1. I (personal pronoun)

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ako

  1. like, as

Synonyms[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ako

  1. like, as

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Muka, Arnošt (1921, 1928), “ako”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “ako”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Mansaka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku.

Pronoun[edit]

ako

  1. I

Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian.

Verb[edit]

ako

  1. to learn

Mapudungun[edit]

Garlic

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish ajo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ako (Unified spelling, Raguileo spelling, Azumchefi spelling)

  1. garlic

Synonyms[edit]


Maranao[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku.

Pronoun[edit]

ako

  1. I

Quitemo[edit]

Noun[edit]

ako

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Čestmír Loukotka, ‎Johannes Wilbert (editor), Classification of South American Indian Languages (1968, Los Angeles: Latin American Studies Center, University of California), page(s) 162

Ratagnon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *ʔakúʔ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Pronoun[edit]

akó

  1. I (first-person singular pronoun)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jako (how, in which way).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /âko/
  • Hyphenation: a‧ko

Conjunction[edit]

ȁko (Cyrillic spelling а̏ко)

  1. if
    ako ovo je krajif this is the end

Usage notes[edit]

Ako is used to express indicative mood; to express subjunctive mood, da or kad are generally used instead.

Synonyms[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jako (how, in which way).

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ako

  1. as
  2. like

Further reading[edit]

  • ako in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Swahili[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

-ako (declinable)

  1. your (second-person singular possessive adjective)

Inflection[edit]

See also[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • aqtext messaging slang

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *ʔakúʔ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧ko
  • IPA(key): /ʔaˈko/, [ʔɐˈxo]

Pronoun[edit]

akó

  1. I (personal pronoun)
    Pupunta po ako sa simbahan, Inay.I am going to church, Mother.
Derived terms[edit]
See also[edit]


Etymology 2[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧ko
  • IPA(key): /ˈʔakoʔ/, [ˈʔaxoʔ]

Noun[edit]

akò

  1. promise to assume obligations of another
Derived terms[edit]

Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ako

  1. penis

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

West Albay Bikol[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *ʔakúʔ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Pronoun[edit]

ako (personal pronoun)

  1. I (personal pronoun)