kako

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See also: kakó, kakō, kāko, käkö, and -kakö

Amis[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Pronoun[edit]

kako

  1. I (personal pronoun)

See also[edit]

Amis personal pronouns
Person Singular Plural
1st kako kami / kita
inclusive kami
exclusive kita / kami
2nd kiso kamo
3rd ciira caira

Basque[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

kako

  1. hook
Declension[edit]
Declension of kako (inanimate, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive kako kakoa kakoak
ergative kakok kakoak kakoek
dative kakori kakoari kakoei
genitive kakoren kakoaren kakoen
comitative kakorekin kakoarekin kakoekin
causative kakorengatik kakoarengatik kakoengatik
benefactive kakorentzat kakoarentzat kakoentzat
instrumental kakoz kakoaz kakoez
inessive kakotan kakoan kakoetan
locative kakotako kakoko kakoetako
allative kakotara kakora kakoetara
terminative kakotaraino kakoraino kakoetaraino
directive kakotarantz kakorantz kakoetarantz
destinative kakotarako kakorako kakoetarako
ablative kakotatik kakotik kakoetatik
partitive kakorik
prolative kakotzat
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kako

  1. allative singular of ka

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Kakola, a former jail in Turku.

Adjective[edit]

kako

  1. (colloquial) crazy, daft, stupid

Usage notes[edit]

  • Hardly ever used as an attribute.

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

kako

  1. (colloquial, derogatory) A stupid person.

Synonyms[edit]


Laboya[edit]

Verb[edit]

kako

  1. to go, walk
    Synonyms: lo, attu

References[edit]

  • Rina, A. Dj.; Kabba, John Lado B. (2011), “kako”, in Kamus Bahasa Lamboya, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat [Dictionary of Lamboya Language, West Sumba Regency], Waikabubak: Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat, page 54

Marshallese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [kɑːɡo], (enunciated) [kɑ ko]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /kæɰkew/
  • Bender phonemes: {kahkȩw}

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

kako

  1. a rooster; a cock

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kako

  1. (vulgar, slang) ejaculating prematurely during sexual intercourse (of a male)

Verb[edit]

kako

  1. (vulgar, slang) to ejaculate prematurely during sexual intercourse (of a male)

References[edit]


Romani[edit]

Noun[edit]

kako m

  1. Alternative form of kak (uncle)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kako.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

kȁko (Cyrillic spelling ка̏ко) or kàko (Cyrillic spelling ка̀ко)

  1. how (in what way)
  2. so (used as a modifier to indicate surprise, delight, or other strong feelings)
    Kako je dobro!It's so good!

Conjunction[edit]

kako (Cyrillic spelling како)

  1. as, while (links or emphasizes two or more events which happen and vary through time, in order or simultaneously)
    Kako je noć odmicala, sve sam više bio uspavaniji.As the night went on, I was getting increasingly sleepier.
  2. (Croatia, used with present conditional) to, so, so as to, so that, in order to, in order for (expresses a past or future intent that refers to the present)
    Preselio se ovdje kako bi našao posao.He moved here to find work.
    Kako bi se jednog dana i mi mogli natjecati, moramo puno vježbati.In order for us to compete one day, we need to train a lot.

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kako.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kakòː/, /kakóː/

Adverb[edit]

kakọ̄

  1. how (in what way)

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Further reading[edit]

  • kako”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran