boro

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

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

boro

  1. (Jamaican) borrow

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

boro (plural boros)

  1. (US) Alternative spelling of borough

Derived terms[edit]

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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]

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:
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Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

boro (uncountable, accusative boron)

  1. boron

French[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

boro

  1. Alternative spelling of bôrô (enough)

Galician[edit]

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Noun[edit]

boro m (uncountable)

  1. boron

Italian[edit]

Chemical element
B
Previous: berillio (Be)
Next: carbonio (C)

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from borace (borax).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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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]

Noun[edit]

boro m (plural boros)

  1. boron

Coordinate terms[edit]

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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]


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.

Noun[edit]

boro

  1. (chemistry) boron

Ternate[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-North Halmahera *boro ("egg").

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boro

  1. an egg

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh
  • Gary Holton, Marian Klamer (2018) The Papuan languages of East Nusantara and the Bird's Head

Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

boro m (plural bori)

  1. boron