balo

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See also: baló, bało, bálo, bālo, bälo, ba lô, and ba-lô

Acholi[edit]

Verb[edit]

balo

  1. to spoil

Bikol Central[edit]

Verb[edit]

balo (balô)

  1. to try; to attempt

Bwatoo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French ballon.

Noun[edit]

balo

  1. ball

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Claire Moyse-Faurie, Borrowings from Romance languages in Oceanic languages, in Aspects of Language Contact (2008, →ISBN)

Cebuano[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ba‧lo

Noun[edit]

balo

  1. the houndfish (Tylosurus crocodilus)

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbalo/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧lo
  • Rhymes: -alo
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Noun[edit]

balo (accusative singular balon, plural baloj, accusative plural balojn)

  1. ball (formal dance)

Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

bálo

  1. widow

Noun[edit]

bálò

  1. an alarm or warning

Noun[edit]

balô

  1. a slip knot or noose

Verb[edit]

bálò

  1. to warn of danger

Verb[edit]

baló

  1. (obsolete) to know

Ilocano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bá‧lo
  • IPA(key): /ˈbalo/, [ˈbalu]

Noun[edit]

bálo

  1. widow; widower

Derived terms[edit]


Karao[edit]

Noun[edit]

balo

  1. widow; widower

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an onomatopoeic Proto-Indo-European *bē-. Compare Ancient Greek βῆ () and Latin bebō (I yell, scream)[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bālō (present infinitive bālāre, perfect active bālāvī, supine bālātum); first conjugation, no passive

  1. (intransitive) I bleat, baa.
  2. (intransitive) I talk foolishly.

Conjugation[edit]

   Conjugation of bālō (first conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present bālō bālās bālat bālāmus bālātis bālant
imperfect bālābam bālābās bālābat bālābāmus bālābātis bālābant
future bālābō bālābis bālābit bālābimus bālābitis bālābunt
perfect bālāvī bālāvistī bālāvit bālāvimus bālāvistis bālāvērunt, bālāvēre
pluperfect bālāveram bālāverās bālāverat bālāverāmus bālāverātis bālāverant
future perfect bālāverō bālāveris bālāverit bālāverimus bālāveritis bālāverint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present bālem bālēs bālet bālēmus bālētis bālent
imperfect bālārem bālārēs bālāret bālārēmus bālārētis bālārent
perfect bālāverim bālāverīs bālāverit bālāverīmus bālāverītis bālāverint
pluperfect bālāvissem bālāvissēs bālāvisset bālāvissēmus bālāvissētis bālāvissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present bālā bālāte
future bālātō bālātō bālātōte bālantō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives bālāre bālāvisse bālātūrum esse
participles bālāns bālātūrus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
bālandī bālandō bālandum bālandō bālātum bālātū

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Italian: belare
  • Portuguese: balar
  • Spanish: balar

References[edit]

  • balo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • balo in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • balo in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  1. ^ Pokorny, Julius, “bē-”, in Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume I, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, 1959, pages 96-97

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *balwą, whence also Gothic 𐌱𐌰𐌻𐍅𐌴𐌹𐌽𐍃 (balweins, torture), Old English bealo, Old Norse bǫl.

Noun[edit]

balo n

  1. destruction

Old Saxon[edit]

Noun[edit]

balo n

  1. Alternative form of balu

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

balo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of balar

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balo f

  1. vocative singular of bală

Sambali[edit]

Noun[edit]

balo

  1. widow; widower

Conjunction[edit]

balô

  1. but

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

balo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of balar.

Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • bao (obsolete; sense of "widow; widower" only)

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ba‧lo
  • IPA(key): /ˈbalo/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *balu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *balu.

Noun[edit]

balo

  1. widow; widower
    Synonyms: biyuda, biyudo

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ba‧lò
  • IPA(key): /ˈbaloʔ/

Etymology 2[edit]

Interjection[edit]

balò

  1. (obsolete) nothing
    Synonym: wala

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

balò

  1. rope made from liana

References[edit]

  • Rosalio Serrano, Diccionario de terminos comunes tagalo-castellano[1] (in Spanish and Tagalog), 1854, page 16
  • Juan de Noceda; Pablo de Sanlucár, Vocabulario de la lengua tagala[2] (in Spanish), 1613, published 1860

Uzbek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic بَلَاء(balāʾ).

Noun[edit]

balo (plural balolar)

  1. affliction