deo

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See also: Deo, déo, dèo, de'o, and đéo

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening.

Noun[edit]

deo (countable and uncountable, plural deos)

  1. (informal, rare) deodorant
    • 2005, Drum: A Magazine of Africa for Africa (issues 687-694, page 32)
      Some men complain their deos don't work after regular use. Your underarm area can build up immunity to the same product. Alternating two deos can give you total protection.
    • 2014, Damodar Mall, Supermarketwala: Secrets To Winning Consumer India
      He brandishes a can of deodorant (deo) spray as he says this, grinning all the time. 'I started using this about two years ago. I didn't realise deos can be so useful in controlling sweating and keeping me feeling fresh. []
    • 2014, Julia Franck, West
      'Maybe it's a teeny bit embarrassing, but seeing that we're good friends, Jabłonovska, don't you use any deo?' 'Any what?' 'Deo. Deodorant.' She pronounced the final T sharply and distinctly.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short form of deodorant.

Noun[edit]

deo m (plural deo's, diminutive deootje n)

  1. deodorant

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Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

deo (plural dei)

  1. god

Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

deo

  1. Only used in go deo

Istriot[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin deus.

Noun[edit]

deo m (plural dai, feminine dea)

  1. god
    • 1877, Antonio Ive, Canti popolari istriani: raccolti a Rovigno, volume 5, Ermanno Loescher, page 40:
      Ti me pari oûna dea infra li dai,
      You seem to me a goddess among the gods,

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

deō

  1. dative singular of deus
  2. ablative singular of deus

Old High German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

deo m

  1. servant

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *dělъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dêo/
  • Hyphenation: de‧o

Noun[edit]

dȅo m (Cyrillic spelling де̏о)

  1. part

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