glo

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Dutch geloven.

Verb[edit]

glo (present glo, present participle gloënde, past participle geglo)

  1. to believe

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse glóa (to glow), from Proto-Germanic *glōaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡloː/, [ɡ̊loːˀ]

Verb[edit]

glo (imperative glo, infinitive at glo, present tense glor, past tense gloede, perfect tense har gloet)

  1. stare
  2. glare
  3. goggle, gape, gawp, gawk

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse glóð

Noun[edit]

glo f (definite singular gloa, indefinite plural glør, definite plural glørne)

  1. an ember, wood or other flammable material that is glowing, but not burning.
    Eg såg glørne frå sigaretten hans.
    I could see the embers on his cigarette.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse glóa. Akin to English glow.

Verb[edit]

glo (present tense glor, past tense glodde, past participle glodd or glott, present participle gloande, imperative glo)

  1. to stare
    Kva glor du på?
    What are you staring at?

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse glóa, from Proto-Germanic *glōaną.

Verb[edit]

glo

  1. (slang) to stare

Conjugation[edit]

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *glow, from Proto-Celtic *glowos.

Noun[edit]

glo m (plural gloeau)

  1. coal; charcoal
Mutation[edit]
Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
glo lo nglo unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

glo m

  1. Soft mutation of clo.
Mutation[edit]
Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
clo glo nghlo chlo
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • glo”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014