blo

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: blø and blo'

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /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      brong
             rosa              rout              orange              giel
                          gréng                          
             himmelblo              blo              violett ; indigo              magenta ; mof

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

blo (uncountable)

  1. bruise
  2. blueness

Descendants[edit]

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      broun, tawne
             claret              red ; cremesyn, gernet              citrine, aumbre              yelow, dorry ; canevas
             grasgrene              grene                           plunket ; ewage
             asure, livid              blewe, blo, pers              violet ; inde              rose, murrey ; purpel

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