collo

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See also: colló

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

collo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of collar

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

collo (plural collos)

  1. (anatomy) neck

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin collum, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷolsom, derived from the root *kʷel- (to turn).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔl.lo/, [ˈkɔl̺l̺o]
  • Stress: còllo
  • Hyphenation: col‧lo

Noun[edit]

collo m (plural colli)

  1. neck (all senses)
  2. collar
  3. parcel, package; luggage (especially when bulky)
  4. (anatomy) neck, cervix
    collo del femore
    femur neck
    collo dell’utero
    neck of the uterus
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Etymology 2[edit]

Contraction of con + lo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkol.lo/, [ˈkol̺l̺o]
  • Stress: cóllo
  • Hyphenation: col‧lo

Contraction[edit]

collo

  1. contraction of con lo; with the (masculine singular)
Usage notes[edit]
  • While in use in the spoken language, its use is regarded as old-fashioned in the written language.

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

collō

  1. dative singular of collum
  2. ablative singular of collum

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

collo m (plural collos)

  1. Obsolete spelling of colo