cho

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Alemannic German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German kweman, chuman, from Proto-Germanic *kwemaną. Cognate with German kommen, Dutch komen, English come, Icelandic koma, Gothic 𐌵𐌹𐌼𐌰𐌽 (qiman).

Verb[edit]

cho

  1. (Formazza, Realp (Uri)) to come

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • Abegg, Emil, (1911) Die Mundart von Urseren (Beiträge zur Schweizerdeutschen Grammatik. IV.) [The Dialect of Urseren], Frauenfeld, Switzerland: Huber & Co., page 86.
  • “cho” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French chaud (hot).

Adjective[edit]

cho

  1. hot

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

cho

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ちょ
  2. Rōmaji transcription of チョ

K'iche'[edit]

Noun[edit]

cho

  1. (Classical K'iche') rat

Louisiana Creole French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French chaud (hot).

Adjective[edit]

cho

  1. hot

References[edit]

  • Albert Valdman, Dictionary of Louisiana Creole
  • Thomas A. Klingler, If I Could Turn My Tongue Like that: The Creole of Pointe Coupee Parish

Middle English[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

cho

  1. (chiefly Northern dialectal) Alternative form of sche

References[edit]


Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *capum, from Latin caput.

Noun[edit]

cho m (plural chos)

  1. (anatomy, Puter) head

Synonyms[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Adverb[edit]

cho

  1. so, as
    Tha i cho dalma. - She is so presumptuous.

Usage notes[edit]

  • When comparing two things (as in English "as... as..."), the second preposition used is ri:
    cho mòr ri seo - as big as this
    cho cruaidh ris an stàilinn - as hard as steel
  • Ri is omitted in this sense before sin (but see Derived terms):
    cho math sin - as good as that

Derived terms[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *cəː; cognate with Arem /cʌː/.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cho (, )

  1. to give
    Cho em xin một ít sữa.
    Give me a little milk, please.
  2. to let; to make; to cause
  3. to let; to allow; to permit
    Synonym: cho phép
    Ai cho mày làm vậy, hử?
    Who let you do that?
  4. to put; to add
    Cho thêm tí muối đi.
    You should add a little bit more salt.
  5. to think; to consider

Derived terms[edit]

Derived terms

Particle[edit]

cho (, )

  1. Used to emphasize để.
  2. Dative marker.
    Để tôi làm cho!
    Let me do it!

Derived terms[edit]

Derived terms

Preposition[edit]

cho (, )

  1. for; to
  2. until; till