apo

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See also: APO, apo-, and āpó

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

apo (not comparable)

  1. (biochemistry, of a protein) In an inactive, unbound state

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Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Spanish sapo

Noun[edit]

apo

  1. hoof
  2. toad

See also[edit]


Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

apó

  1. grandchild

Noun[edit]

ápò

  1. grandfather

Ilocano[edit]

Noun[edit]

apo

  1. master
  2. sir

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Past participle of Old Latin *apere (to attach, join to), from Proto-Indo-European *ap (to take, reach, grasp), see also apex, Sanskrit आप्त (āpta), आप्नोति (āpnoti, to obtain, to grasp), Hittite [script?] (epmi, to take)[1], and probably to Ancient Greek ἅπτω (haptō, I fasten) and Avestan 𐬁𐬟𐬆𐬥𐬙𐬈 (āfǝnte), 𐬀𐬞𐬀𐬫𐬈𐬌𐬙𐬌 (apayeiti)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active apō, present infinitive apere, perfect active apī, supine aptum

  1. I fasten
  2. I attach, connect
  3. I join, bind

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “atto (2)” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, ISBN 978-88-00-20781-2

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *apô, whence also Old English apa, Old High German affo, Old Norse api.

Noun[edit]

apo m

  1. ape

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

apo

  1. grandchild