dingo

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dharug dingu (tame dingo).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdɪŋɡəʊ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪŋɡəʊ
A dingo.

Noun[edit]

dingo (plural dingos or dingoes)

  1. A wild dog native to Australia (Canis familiaris, Canis familiaris dingo, Canis dingo, or Canis lupus dingo).
    • 1943, H. Lorna Bingham, The Lost Tribe, Sydney: Winn and Co., page 13, column 2:
      Dan was beginning to feel very depressed when suddenly the eerie howl of a dingo rang out[.]
  2. (Australia, informal) A cowardly or otherwise despicable person.

Hypernyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

References[edit]

R. M. W. Dixon, Australian Aboriginal Words in English, Oxford University Press, 1990, →ISBN, pages 65 and 226.

Anagrams[edit]


Chamorro[edit]

Verb[edit]

dingo

  1. to abandon

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

dingo m

  1. dingo (wild dog native to Australia)

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English dingo, from Dharug dingu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɪŋ.ɡoː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: din‧go

Noun[edit]

dingo m (plural dingo's)

  1. dingo, Canis lupus dingo (Australian wild dog)

Esperanto[edit]

Esperanto Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English dingo, French dingo, German Dingo, Polish dingo, Hungarian dingo and/or Russian динго (dingo), all ultimately from Dharug dingu (tame dingo).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dingo (accusative singular dingon, plural dingoj, accusative plural dingojn)

  1. a dingo

Hypernyms[edit]

Hyponyms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English dingo, from Dharug dingu (tame dingo).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdiŋːo/, [ˈdiŋːo̞]
  • Rhymes: -iŋːo
  • Syllabification(key): din‧go

Noun[edit]

dingo

  1. dingo

Declension[edit]

Inflection of dingo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative dingo dingot
genitive dingon dingojen
partitive dingoa dingoja
illative dingoon dingoihin
singular plural
nominative dingo dingot
accusative nom. dingo dingot
gen. dingon
genitive dingon dingojen
partitive dingoa dingoja
inessive dingossa dingoissa
elative dingosta dingoista
illative dingoon dingoihin
adessive dingolla dingoilla
ablative dingolta dingoilta
allative dingolle dingoille
essive dingona dingoina
translative dingoksi dingoiksi
instructive dingoin
abessive dingotta dingoitta
comitative dingoineen
Possessive forms of dingo (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person dingoni dingomme
2nd person dingosi dingonne
3rd person dingonsa

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dingue +‎ -o

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dingo (plural dingos)

  1. (slang) mad, crazy, nuts
  2. obsessed, infatuated with

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English, from Dharug.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dingo m (plural dinghi or invariable)

  1. dingo

Further reading[edit]

  • dingo in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • dingo in Aldo Gabrielli, Grandi Dizionario Italiano (Hoepli)
  • dingo in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • dìngo in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication
  • dingo in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

dingo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ディンゴ

Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

diñgo

  1. third-person singular past of dingti
  2. third-person plural past of dingti

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English dingo, from Dharug dingu (tame dingo).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dingo (Jawi spelling ديڠو‎, plural dingo-dingo, informal 1st possessive dingoku, 2nd possessive dingomu, 3rd possessive dingonya)

  1. dingo (wild dog native to Australia)

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English dingo, from Dharug dingu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dingo m anim (indeclinable)

  1. dingo

Further reading[edit]

  • dingo in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • dingo in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

dingo m (plural dingos)

  1. dingo (wild dog native to Australia)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French dingo.

Noun[edit]

dingo m (uncountable)

  1. dingo

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdinɡo/ [ˈd̪ĩŋ.ɡo]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -inɡo
  • Hyphenation: din‧go

Noun[edit]

dingo m (plural dingos)

  1. dingo

Further reading[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dingo c

  1. a dingo

Declension[edit]

Declension of dingo 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative dingo dingon dingor dingorna
Genitive dingos dingons dingors dingornas
Declension of dingo 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative dingo dingon dingoer dingoerna
Genitive dingos dingons dingoers dingoernas

References[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish [Term?], from English dingo, from Dharug dingu (tame dingo).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: din‧go

Noun[edit]

dingo (definite accusative dingoyu, plural dingolar)

  1. a dingo

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative dingo
Definite accusative dingoyu
Singular Plural
Nominative dingo dingolar
Definite accusative dingoyu dingoları
Dative dingoya dingolara
Locative dingoda dingolarda
Ablative dingodan dingolardan
Genitive dingonun dingoların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular dingom dingolarım
2nd singular dingon dingoların
3rd singular dingosu dingoları
1st plural dingomuz dingolarımız
2nd plural dingonuz dingolarınız
3rd plural dingoları dingoları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular dingomu dingolarımı
2nd singular dingonu dingolarını
3rd singular dingosunu dingolarını
1st plural dingomuzu dingolarımızı
2nd plural dingonuzu dingolarınızı
3rd plural dingolarını dingolarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular dingoma dingolarıma
2nd singular dingona dingolarına
3rd singular dingosuna dingolarına
1st plural dingomuza dingolarımıza
2nd plural dingonuza dingolarınıza
3rd plural dingolarına dingolarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular dingomda dingolarımda
2nd singular dingonda dingolarında
3rd singular dingosunda dingolarında
1st plural dingomuzda dingolarımızda
2nd plural dingonuzda dingolarınızda
3rd plural dingolarında dingolarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular dingomdan dingolarımdan
2nd singular dingondan dingolarından
3rd singular dingosundan dingolarından
1st plural dingomuzdan dingolarımızdan
2nd plural dingonuzdan dingolarınızdan
3rd plural dingolarından dingolarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular dingomun dingolarımın
2nd singular dingonun dingolarının
3rd singular dingosunun dingolarının
1st plural dingomuzun dingolarımızın
2nd plural dingonuzun dingolarınızın
3rd plural dingolarının dingolarının