eko

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See also: eko- and EKO

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ek +‎ -o

Noun[edit]

eko (accusative singular ekon, plural ekoj, accusative plural ekojn)

  1. start, beginning

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation of ekonomaiseri.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈeko/, [ˈe̞ko̞]
  • Rhymes: -eko
  • Syllabification: e‧ko

Noun[edit]

eko

  1. (slang) economizer (part of a steam boiler)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of eko (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative eko ekot
genitive ekon ekojen
partitive ekoa ekoja
illative ekoon ekoihin
singular plural
nominative eko ekot
accusative nom. eko ekot
gen. ekon
genitive ekon ekojen
partitive ekoa ekoja
inessive ekossa ekoissa
elative ekosta ekoista
illative ekoon ekoihin
adessive ekolla ekoilla
ablative ekolta ekoilta
allative ekolle ekoille
essive ekona ekoina
translative ekoksi ekoiksi
instructive ekoin
abessive ekotta ekoitta
comitative ekoineen
Possessive forms of eko (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person ekoni ekomme
2nd person ekosi ekonne
3rd person ekonsa

Anagrams[edit]


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

eko (plural eki)

  1. echo

Derived terms[edit]

  • ekigar (to echo) (transitive)

Pali[edit]

Numeral[edit]

eko

  1. masculine nominative singular of eka (one)

Rayón Zoque[edit]

Noun[edit]

eko

  1. stalk (e.g. of bananas)

References[edit]

  • Harrison, Roy; B. de Harrison, Margaret; López Juárez, Francisco; Ordoñes, Cosme (1984) Vocabulario zoque de Rayón (Serie de diccionarios y vocabularios indígenas Mariano Silva y Aceves; 28)‎[1] (in Spanish), México, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, page 6

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

eko n

  1. an echo; a reflected sound

Usage notes[edit]

  • Radio Sweden's news broadcasts are named Dagens eko, often referred to as ekot (the echo).
  • In some compounds, the prefix eko- is a contraction of either ekonomi (economy) or ekologi (ecology)

Declension[edit]

Declension of eko 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative eko ekot ekon ekona
Genitive ekos ekots ekons ekonas

Related terms[edit]