favo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

favorite +‎ -o

Noun[edit]

favo (plural favos)

  1. (colloquial) clipping of favorite.
    • 1998 June 11, SilverWolf, “Aliens movies”, in alt.horror.werewolves, Usenet:
      I like mostly all sci-fi movies, but the Alien-saga is one of my favo's. My favo part of the serie's is part II, BTW.
    • 1999 July 5, diasp...@my-dejanews.com, “Kind...gentel sca...perhaps?”, in soc.culture.algeria, Usenet:
      M. Mameri, writer Da el Mouloud is one of my favo too.
    • 2001 March 9, lollo, “My favo”, in alt.pantyhose, Usenet:
      This Is my favo........

Adjective[edit]

favo (comparative more favo, superlative most favo)

  1. (colloquial) clipping of favorite.
    • 1998 June 11, SilverWolf, “Aliens movies”, in alt.horror.werewolves, Usenet:
      I like mostly all sci-fi movies, but the Alien-saga is one of my favo's. My favo part of the serie's is part II, BTW.
    • 1999 October 20, diasp...@my-deja.com, “att : my favo schizo!!”, in soc.culture.algeria, Usenet:
      Well, my favo schizo has different names. Let us see: dukie, milo, slobo, hitler..etc.
    • 2006 June 21, Frans-Jan v. Steenbeek, “Sound in multiple Linux progs”, in lucky.freebsd.emulation, Usenet:
      But as long as I can play my favo MP3-collection, I'm satisfied.

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin favus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

favo (uncountable, accusative favon)

  1. ringworm, scurf

Galician[edit]

Favo

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese favo, from Latin favus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

favo m (plural favos)

  1. honeycomb

References[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin favus, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰōw- (to swell, grow, thrive, be, live, dwell).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfa.vo/
  • Rhymes: -avo
  • Hyphenation: fà‧vo

Noun[edit]

favo m (plural favi)

  1. honeycomb (bee's)

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

favō

  1. dative/ablative singular of favus

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese favo, from Latin favus, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰōw- (to swell, grow, thrive, be, live, dwell).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

favo m (plural favos)

  1. honeycomb (bee's)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:favo.