kado

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See also: kādo, kadō, and Kado

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French cadeau.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaːˈdoː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ka‧do
  • Rhymes: -oː

Noun[edit]

kado n (plural kado's, diminutive kadootje n)

  1. (informal) Superseded spelling of cadeau.
    Welke zot heb me schoorsteen verstopt met kado's? (Hollandic)
    What crazy man clogged me chimney up with presents?

Usage notes[edit]

Though officially superseded this variant remains in common use, especially in informal settings.


Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French cadeau.

Noun[edit]

kado

  1. present; gift

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch cadeau (informal kado), from French cadeau, from Old Occitan capdel (ornament), from Latin capitellum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈka.do]
  • Hyphenation: ka‧do

Noun[edit]

kado (plural, first-person possessive kadoku, second-person possessive kadomu, third-person possessive kadonya)

  1. gift; present
    Synonyms: hadiah, pemberian

Further reading[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kado

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かど

Romani[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kado m (demonstrative, feminine kadi)

  1. this