kado

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See also: kādo and kadō

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French cadeau.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

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

  1. (informal) Alternative spelling of cadeau
    Welke zot heeft mijn schoorsteen verstopt met kado's?
    What crazy man clogged my 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Though officially superseded this variant remains in common use, especially in informal settings.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]

Borrowed from Dutch cadeau or its alternative spelling kado, from French cadeau.

Noun[edit]

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

  1. gift; present

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kado

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かど

Romani[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kado m (demonstrative, feminine kadi)

  1. this