kalo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Hausa [Term?]

Noun[edit]

kalo

  1. taro (Colocasia esculenta)

Anagrams[edit]


Angloromani[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romani kalo, from Sanskrit काल (kāla).

Adjective[edit]

kalo

  1. black

References[edit]

  • kalo” in Angloromani Dictionary.

Balkan Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romani kalo, from Sanskrit काल (kāla).

Adjective[edit]

kalo

  1. (Bugurdži, Crimea, Kosovo Arli, Macedonian Arli, Sepečides, Sofia Erli, Ursari) black
  2. (Sepečides, Sofia Erli, Ursari) dark
  3. (Sepečides) dark-skinned
  4. (Sofia Erli) sooty

Noun[edit]

kalo m

  1. (Macedonian Arli) blackness

References[edit]

  • kalo” in Bugurdži Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Crimean Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Kosovo Arli Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Macedonian Arli Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Sepečides Romani-English dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Sofia Erli Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Ursari Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

Baltic Romani[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romani kalo, from Sanskrit काल (kāla).

Adjective[edit]

kalo

  1. (Lithuania, North Russia) black
  2. (North Russia) dark
  3. (North Russia) tan

Noun[edit]

kalo m

  1. (North Russia) Gypsy

References[edit]

  • kalo” in Lithuanian Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in North Russian Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

Bambara[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalo

  1. moon
  2. month
  3. menses

Carpathian Romani[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romani kalo, from Sanskrit काल (kāla).

Adjective[edit]

kalo

  1. (Burgenland, East Slovakia, Gurvari, Hungarian Vend) black
  2. (Burgenland, East Slovakia) dark
  3. (East Slovakia) cruel
  4. (East Slovakia) desperate

Noun[edit]

kalo m

  1. (East Slovakia) blackness, black color
  2. (East Slovakia) mourning (dress)
  3. (East Slovakia) Black (person), swarthy person]]

References[edit]

  • kalo” in Burgenland Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in East Slovak Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Gurvari Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Hungarian Vend Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkalo/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧lo
  • Rhymes: -alo

Noun[edit]

kalo (accusative singular kalon, plural kaloj, accusative plural kalojn)

  1. callus (in general)
  2. corn (callus on the foot)
    Synonym: piedkalo (very explicit)

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *talo, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tales.

Noun[edit]

kalo

  1. taro; colocasia

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay kalau.

Conjunction[edit]

kalo

  1. (informal, colloquial) Alternative form of kalau (if; when)
    • 2018 June 6, Yulianto, “Bazar Ramadan di Balaikota Semarang Disambut Antusias Warga [Ramadan Bazaar at Semarang City Hall Welcomed by Enthusiastic Citizens]”, in Suara Merdeka[1], archived from the original on 27 October 2018:
      "Meski jauh datang dari Boja, gak masalah yang penting bisa belikan baju baru untuk anak saya buat Lebaran nanti. Soalnya, kalo sudah mepet hari Lebaran biasanya gak sempet lagi," ujarnya.
      "Even though it is far to come from Boja, it is not a problem, what's important is being able to buy new clothing for my son for Lebaran (Eid al-Fitr) later. The problem is, if/when it is already approaching the day for Lebaran, there is usually no chance anymore," she says.

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Javanese kalo.

Noun[edit]

kalo (plural kalo-kalo, first-person possessive kaloku, second-person possessive kalomu, third-person possessive kalonya)

  1. type of bamboo sieve used to filter coconut milk
    Hypernyms: ayakan, penyaring, saringan, tapis, tapisan

Javanese[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kalo (Javanese spelling ꦏꦭꦺꦴ)

  1. type of bamboo sieve used to filter coconut milk

Malay[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From kalau.

Conjunction[edit]

kalo (Jawi spelling کالو)

  1. (informal, colloquial) Alternative form of kalau (if)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Javanese kalo.

Noun[edit]

kalo (Jawi spelling کالو‎, plural kalo-kalo, informal 1st possessive kaloku, impolite 2nd possessive kalomu, 3rd possessive kalonya)

  1. (uncommon) sieve
  2. Synonyms: ayak, penapis, penyaring, saringan, tapisan
Related terms[edit]

Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit काल (kāla).

Adjective[edit]

kalo (feminine kali, plural kale)

  1. black

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • kalo” in Dolenjski Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

Sinte Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romani kalo, from Sanskrit काल (kāla).

Adjective[edit]

kalo (feminine kali, kale)

  1. black
    Synonym: kales

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • kalo” in Sinte Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalò

  1. bowl; large cup
    Synonyms: mangkok, tason

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalò

  1. hat (made from thin wood)
    Synonym: sumbrero

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalô

  1. pulley

Vlax Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romani kalo, from Sanskrit काल (kāla).

Adjective[edit]

kalo

  1. (Banatiski Gurbet, Gurbet, Kalderaš, Lovara, Macedonian Džambazi, Sremski Gurbet) black
  2. (Gurbet, Macedonian Džambazi) swarthy, dark(-skinned)
  3. (Gurbet, Macedonian Džambazi) (sun-)tanned
  4. (Gurbet, Macedonian Džambazi) bad, evil
  5. (Gurbet, Macedonian Džambazi) unlucky, ominous, ill-omened, fatal
  6. (Gurbet, Macedonian Džambazi) fatal, mortal, deadly, malignant (e.g. disease, illness)

Noun[edit]

kalo m

  1. (Gurbet, Kalderaš) policeman
  2. (Gurbet) chimney sweep
  3. (Gurbet) Black, African
  4. (Gurbet) Swarthy, Dark (Romani nickname)
  5. (Gurbet) kidney
  6. (Gurbet) train
  7. (Kalderaš) a dark-skinned man

References[edit]

  • kalo” in Banatiski Gurbet Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Gurbet Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Kalderaš Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Lovara Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Macedonian Džambazi Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  • kalo” in Sremski Gurbet Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.