blo

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See also: blø and blo'

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blo (comparative bloder, superlative bloodste)

  1. Alternative form of blood.

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of blo
uninflected blo
inflected blode
comparative bloder
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial blo bloder het bloodst
het bloodste
indefinite m./f. sing. blode blodere bloodste
n. sing. blo bloder bloodste
plural blode blodere bloodste
definite blode blodere bloodste
partitive blo's bloders

Hunsrik[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German blā, blāwes, from Old High German blāo, from Proto-West Germanic *blāu, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blo (comparative bloer, superlative bloest)

  1. blue
    Alles blo?
    What's up? (lit. All blue)

Declension[edit]

Declension of blo
masculine feminine neuter plural
Weak inflection nominative blo blo blo bloe
accusative bloe blo blo bloe
dative bloe bloe bloe bloe
Strong inflection nominative bloer bloe bloes bloe
accusative bloe bloe bloes bloe
dative bloem bloer bloem bloe

See also[edit]

Colors in Hunsrik · Forrve (layout · text)
     Weis      Grau      Schwarz
             Rod              Ranschegelleb; Braun              Gelleb, Geel
             Grien (Hellgrien), (Neongrien)              Grien (Dunkelgrien)              Menz
             Meergrien              Blau (Hellblau)              Blau (Dunkelblau)
             Feilche              Rosch, Lila              Roserod

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German blāo, from Proto-West Germanic *blāu, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blo/, [bloː]
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

blo (masculine bloen, neuter blot, comparative méi blo, superlative am bloosten)

  1. blue

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Luxembourgish · Faarwen (layout · text)
     wäiss      gro      schwaarz
             rout              orange; brong              giel
                          gréng             
                          himmelblo              blo
             violett; indigo              magenta; mof              rosa

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse blá, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

blo (uncountable)

  1. bruise
  2. blueness

Descendants[edit]

  • English: blow
  • Scots: blae

References[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blo

  1. bruised, injured, visibly hurt
  2. bluish, greyish
  3. dark-skinned
  4. upset, sad

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Middle English · coloures, hewes (layout · text)
     whit      grey, hor      blak
             red; cremesyn, gernet              citrine, aumbre; broun, tawne              yelow, dorry; canevas
             grasgrene              grene             
             plunket; ewage              asure, livid              blewe, blo, pers
             violet; inde              rose, murrey; purpel, purpur              claret

Neapolitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

blo m

  1. blue

Pijin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English belong

Preposition[edit]

blo

  1. Of; belonging to.

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Vallader) blau
  • (Puter) blov

Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic language, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

Adjective[edit]

blo m (feminine singular blava, masculine plural blos, feminine plural blavas)

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) blue

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse blóð, from Proto-Germanic *blōþą (blood). Akin to English blood.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

blo m

  1. blood

Derived terms[edit]