boro

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See also: Boro, bóro, bōrõ, -boro, boro-, and bôrô

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

boro

  1. (Jamaica) borrow

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

boro (plural boros)

  1. (US) Alternative spelling of borough

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Aneme Wake[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boro

  1. pig

Basque[edit]

Chemical element
B
Previous: berilio (Be)
Next: karbono (C)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /boɾo/, [bo̞.ɾo̞]

Noun[edit]

boro inan

  1. boron

Declension[edit]

Declension of boro (inanimate, singular only, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive boro boroa
ergative boroak
dative boroari
genitive boroaren
comitative boroarekin
causative boroarengatik
benefactive boroarentzat
instrumental boroz boroaz
inessive boroan
locative
allative
terminative
directive
destinative
ablative
partitive bororik
prolative borotzat

Further reading[edit]

  • boro in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • boro” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

Dongxiang[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *böxere, from Proto-Turkic *bögür.

Compare Mongolian бөөр (böör), Turkish böbrek.

Noun[edit]

boro

  1. kidney

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *bora, from Proto-Turkic *boŕ.

Compare Mongolian бор (bor), Turkish boz.

Adjective[edit]

boro

  1. grey
  2. dark

Etymology 3[edit]

Perhaps the same as the second etymology.

Noun[edit]

boro

  1. heathen

Esperanto[edit]

Esperanto Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia eo

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [ˈboro]
  • Rhymes: -oro
  • Hyphenation: bo‧ro

Noun[edit]

boro (uncountable, accusative boron)

  1. boron

French[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

boro

  1. Alternative spelling of bôrô (enough)

Galician[edit]

Galician Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia gl

Noun[edit]

boro m (uncountable)

  1. boron

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it
Chemical element
B
Previous: berillio (Be)
Next: carbonio (C)

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from borace (borax).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɔ.ro/
  • Rhymes: -ɔro
  • Hyphenation: bò‧ro

Noun[edit]

boro m (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) boron

Related terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Laboya[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boro

  1. gebang palm

References[edit]

  • Allahverdi Verdizade (2019), “boro”, in Lamboya word list, Leiden: LexiRumah

Muduapa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian *beRek.

Noun[edit]

boro

  1. pig

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

bòro f

  1. definite singular of bòru

Portuguese[edit]

Chemical element
B
Previous: berílio (Be)
Next: carbono (C)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɔ.ɾu/, [ˈbɔ.ɾu]

  • Hyphenation: bo‧ro

Noun[edit]

boro m (plural boros)

  1. (chemistry, uncountable) boron
  2. an atom of boron

Related terms[edit]


Rohingya[edit]

Adjective[edit]

boro

  1. large

Spanish[edit]

Chemical element
B
Previous: berilio (Be)
Next: carbono (C)

Etymology[edit]

From bórax, influenced by similar formations in other European languages (compare English boron, French bore).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boro m (uncountable)

  1. boron

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English bore (to make a hole).

Verb[edit]

boro

  1. to bore
  2. to cut in line
  3. to intrude (on a party) uninvited

Noun[edit]

boro

  1. drill (instrument)
  2. bore
  3. hole, leak

Adjective[edit]

boro

  1. having holes, leaky
  2. (of a guest) uninvited

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish boro.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bo‧ro
  • IPA(key): /ˈboɾo/, [ˈbo.ɾo]

Noun[edit]

boro

  1. (chemistry) boron

Teanu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *bʷose.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boro

  1. parrotfish (Scaridae spp.)

References[edit]


Ternate[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-North Halmahera *boro (egg).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boro (Jawi بورو‎)

  1. an egg

References[edit]

  • Frederik Sigismund Alexander de Clercq (1890) Bijdragen tot de kennis der Residentie Ternate, E.J. Brill
  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

boro m (plural bori)

  1. boron