colo

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See also: Colo, colo-, and čoło

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

colo ‎(uncountable)

  1. (computing) co-location.
    The previous wall outlet tests at their colo facility ran for 6 days straight without issue.
    One was a mistake in the colo, where there was a mislabeled circuit, so they cut power to 1/3 of one of our racks.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a contraction of the preposition con ‎(with) + neuter singular article lo ‎(the).

Contraction[edit]

colo n ‎(masculine col, feminine cola, masculine plural colos, feminine plural coles)

  1. with the

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

colo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of colar

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Zoll.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

colo ‎(accusative singular colon, plural coloj, accusative plural colojn)

  1. inch

Related terms[edit]

  • futo ‎(foot); 12 inches
  • jardo ‎(yard); 3 feet or 36 inches
  • mejlo ‎(mile); 1,760 yards or 63,360 inches

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

colo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of colare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From earlier *quelō, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷel- ‎(to move; to turn (around)). Many cognates including Ancient Greek πέλω ‎(pélō), πόλος ‎(pólos), τέλλω ‎(téllō), τέλος ‎(télos), τῆλε ‎(têle), πάλαι ‎(pálai), κύκλος ‎(kúklos), Sanskrit चरति ‎(cárati), English wheel. Same Proto-Indo-European root also gave Latin in-quil-īnus ‎(inhabitant) and anculus ‎(servant).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

colō ‎(present infinitive colere, perfect active coluī, supine cultum); third conjugation

  1. I till, cultivate
  2. I inhabit
  3. I protect, nurture
  4. (figuratively) I worship, honor
    • 405 CE, Jerome, Vulgate Exodus.20.5
      Non adorabis ea, neque coles: ego sum Dominus Deus tuus fortis, zelotes, visitans iniquitatem patrum in filios, in tertiam et quartam generationem eorum qui oderunt me.
      Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the LORD thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me.
Inflection[edit]
   Conjugation of colo (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present colō colis colit colimus colitis colunt
imperfect colēbam colēbās colēbat colēbāmus colēbātis colēbant
future colam colēs colet colēmus colētis colent
perfect coluī coluistī coluit coluimus coluistis coluērunt, coluēre
pluperfect colueram coluerās coluerat coluerāmus coluerātis coluerant
future perfect coluerō colueris coluerit coluerimus colueritis coluerint
passive present color coleris, colere colitur colimur coliminī coluntur
imperfect colēbar colēbāris, colēbāre colēbātur colēbāmur colēbāminī colēbantur
future colar colēris, colēre colētur colēmur colēminī colentur
perfect cultus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect cultus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect cultus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present colam colās colat colāmus colātis colant
imperfect colerem colerēs coleret colerēmus colerētis colerent
perfect coluerim coluerīs coluerit coluerīmus coluerītis coluerint
pluperfect coluissem coluissēs coluisset coluissēmus coluissētis coluissent
passive present colar colāris, colāre colātur colāmur colāminī colantur
imperfect colerer colerēris, colerēre colerētur colerēmur colerēminī colerentur
perfect cultus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect cultus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cole colite
future colitō colitō colitōte coluntō
passive present colere coliminī
future colitor colitor coluntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives colere coluisse cultūrus esse colī cultus esse cultum īrī
participles colēns cultūrus cultus colendus
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Etymology 2[edit]

From cōlum ‎(colander, strainer).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cōlō ‎(present infinitive cōlāre, perfect active cōlāvī, supine cōlātum); first conjugation

  1. I filter, strain, purify
Inflection[edit]
   Conjugation of colo (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cōlō cōlās cōlat cōlāmus cōlātis cōlant
imperfect cōlābam cōlābās cōlābat cōlābāmus cōlābātis cōlābant
future cōlābō cōlābis cōlābit cōlābimus cōlābitis cōlābunt
perfect cōlāvī cōlāvistī cōlāvit cōlāvimus cōlāvistis cōlāvērunt, cōlāvēre
pluperfect cōlāveram cōlāverās cōlāverat cōlāverāmus cōlāverātis cōlāverant
future perfect cōlāverō cōlāveris cōlāverit cōlāverimus cōlāveritis cōlāverint
passive present cōlor cōlāris, cōlāre cōlātur cōlāmur cōlāminī cōlantur
imperfect cōlābar cōlābāris, cōlābāre cōlābātur cōlābāmur cōlābāminī cōlābantur
future cōlābor cōlāberis, cōlābere cōlābitur cōlābimur cōlābiminī cōlābuntur
perfect cōlātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect cōlātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect cōlātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cōlem cōlēs cōlet cōlēmus cōlētis cōlent
imperfect cōlārem cōlārēs cōlāret cōlārēmus cōlārētis cōlārent
perfect cōlāverim cōlāverīs cōlāverit cōlāverīmus cōlāverītis cōlāverint
pluperfect cōlāvissem cōlāvissēs cōlāvisset cōlāvissēmus cōlāvissētis cōlāvissent
passive present cōler cōlēris, cōlēre cōlētur cōlēmur cōlēminī cōlentur
imperfect cōlārer cōlārēris, cōlārēre cōlārētur cōlārēmur cōlārēminī cōlārentur
perfect cōlātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect cōlātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cōlā cōlāte
future cōlātō cōlātō cōlātōte cōlantō
passive present cōlāre cōlāminī
future cōlātor cōlātor cōlantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives cōlāre cōlāvisse cōlātūrus esse cōlārī cōlātus esse cōlātum īrī
participles cōlāns cōlātūrus cōlātus cōlandus
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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese colo, from Latin collum ‎(neck).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

colo m (plural colos)

  1. lap (upper legs of a seated person)
  2. (anatomy) neck; collum (part of body connecting the head and the trunk)
  3. (anatomy) neck (part of a bone that connects its head to its body)
  4. (anatomy) cervix (necklike portion of any part)
  5. gap (mountain or hill pass)
  6. (botany) the channel of an archegonium
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin cōlon ‎(colon), from Ancient Greek κῶλον ‎(kôlon, limb).

Noun[edit]

colo m (plural colos)

  1. Alternative form of cólon

Etymology 3[edit]

Inflected form of colar ‎(to glue; to adhere).

Verb[edit]

colo

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of colar