iro

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See also: Iro, îro, -irò, and író

Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

iró f (plural iroorá f)

  1. height, altitude

References[edit]

  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2015) L’afar: description grammaticale d’une langue couchitique (Djibouti, Erythrée et Ethiopie)[1], Paris: Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (doctoral thesis)

Asi[edit]

Noun[edit]

irò

  1. dog

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From older ido.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: i‧ro

Noun[edit]

iro

  1. a dog
    Synonym: ayam
  2. an ablutophobic person
  3. a despicable person
  4. dog meat; the flesh and other edible parts derived from dogs

Quotations[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From iri (to go) +‎ -o.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

iro (accusative singular iron, plural iroj, accusative plural irojn)

  1. trip, course, run, going

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

iro

  1. Rōmaji transcription of いろ

Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian (compare Indonesian ulat (caterpillar), Malay ulat (worm, maggot), Fijian ulo, Chamorro ulo').

Noun[edit]

iro (used in a reduplicated form as iroiro)

  1. maggot

Old Saxon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hiz.

Pronoun[edit]

(h)iro

  1. her

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

iro

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of irar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

iro m (plural iros)

  1. (rare) a Mohawk hairstyle
    Synonyms: cresta, mohicano

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Cornish ura.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

iro (first-person singular present iraf)

  1. to lubricate, oil
  2. to anoint

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
iro unchanged unchanged hiro
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “iraf”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies