chao

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See also: Chao, chāo, cháo, chǎo, chào, chão, chảo, chạo, and cha0

Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese chão, from Latin planus (flat).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃao̯/, /ˈt͡ʃaw/

Noun[edit]

chao m (plural chaos)

  1. plain, plateau; ground. Alternative form of chan

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chao m (feminine singular chá, masculine plural chaos, feminine plural chás)

  1. flat. Alternative form of chan

References[edit]

  • chao” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • chao” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • chao” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • chao” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • chan” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Mandarin[edit]

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Romanization[edit]

chao

  1. Nonstandard spelling of chāo.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of cháo.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of chǎo.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of chào.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

chao

  1. Alternative form of chau

Swahili[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chao

  1. Ki class inflected form of -ao.

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

chao (, )

  1. pickled tofu

Verb[edit]

chao ()

  1. to glide (in the air)

Derived terms[edit]

Derived terms