kilo

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See also: Kilo, kiló, kilö, kilo-, and kíló

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kilo ‎(plural kilos)

  1. Short for kilogram.
    • 2013 July 26, Nick Miroff, “Mexico gets a taste for eating insects [ ]”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 7, page 32:
      The San Juan market is Mexico City's most famous deli of exotic meats, where an adventurous shopper can hunt down hard-to-find critters [] . But the priciest items in the market aren't the armadillo steaks or even the bluefin tuna. That would be the frozen chicatanas – giant winged ants – at around $500 a kilo.
  2. The letter K in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

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Chamicuro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish kilo.

Noun[edit]

kilo

  1. kilo(gram)

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo n

  1. kilo, short for kilogram
  2. (informal) a hundred crowns (Czech currency)

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External links[edit]

  • kilo in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • kilo in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo c ‎(plural kilo's, diminutive kilootje n)

  1. Abbreviation of kilogram.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo

  1. (rare) shine
Declension[edit]
Inflection of kilo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative kilo kilot
genitive kilon kilojen
partitive kiloa kiloja
illative kiloon kiloihin
singular plural
nominative kilo kilot
accusative nom. kilo kilot
gen. kilon
genitive kilon kilojen
partitive kiloa kiloja
inessive kilossa kiloissa
elative kilosta kiloista
illative kiloon kiloihin
adessive kilolla kiloilla
ablative kilolta kiloilta
allative kilolle kiloille
essive kilona kiloina
translative kiloksi kiloiksi
instructive kiloin
abessive kilotta kiloitta
comitative kiloineen
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo

  1. kilogram
Declension[edit]
Inflection of kilo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative kilo kilot
genitive kilon kilojen
partitive kiloa kiloja
illative kiloon kiloihin
singular plural
nominative kilo kilot
accusative nom. kilo kilot
gen. kilon
genitive kilon kilojen
partitive kiloa kiloja
inessive kilossa kiloissa
elative kilosta kiloista
illative kiloon kiloihin
adessive kilolla kiloilla
ablative kilolta kiloilta
allative kilolle kiloille
essive kilona kiloina
translative kiloksi kiloiksi
instructive kiloin
abessive kilotta kiloitta
comitative kiloineen

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo m ‎(plural kilos)

  1. kilo

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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo m (invariable)

  1. alternative form of kilograms

Norman[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo m ‎(plural kilos)

  1. (Jersey) kilo

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χίλιοι(khílioi), via French kilo

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /çiːlu/, [ˈçiː.lʊ]

Noun[edit]

kilo m ‎(definite singular kiloen, indefinite plural kilo, definite plural kiloene)

kilo n ‎(definite singular kiloet, indefinite plural kilo, definite plural kiloa or kiloene)

  1. a kilo (1000 grammes)
  2. kilo (letter K in the ICAO spelling alphabet, usually spoken rather than written)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χίλιοι(khílioi), via French kilo

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /çiːlu/, [ˈçiː.lʊ]

Noun[edit]

kilo m ‎(definite singular kiloen, indefinite plural kilo, definite plural kiloa)

kilo n ‎(definite singular kiloet, indefinite plural kilo, definite plural kiloa)

  1. a kilo (1000 grammes)
  2. kilo (letter K in the ICAO spelling alphabet)

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo n ‎(indeclinable)

  1. (colloquial) kilogram
  2. (colloquial, rare) Any other unit whose name starts with kilo-, like the kilometre.

Romani[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo m

  1. stake

Slovak[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo m ‎(genitive singular kila, nominative plural kilá, declension pattern of mesto)

  1. kilo, short for kilogram

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

  • kilo in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of kilogramo

Noun[edit]

kilo m ‎(plural kilos)

  1. kilo (kilogram)
  2. the letter K in the Spanish phonetic alphabet

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Kilo.

Noun[edit]

kilo (n class, plural kilo) or kilo (ki-vi class, plural vilo)

  1. kilogram

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kilo n

  1. kilo, short form of kilogram (unit of mass equal to 1000 grams)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kilo 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kilo kilot kilon kilona
Genitive kilos kilots kilons kilonas

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Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Russian кило́(kiló).

Noun[edit]

kilo

  1. kilogram, kilo

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of kilo
nominative sing. kilo
genitive sing. kilon
partitive sing. kilod
partitive plur. kiloid
singular plural
nominative kilo kilod
accusative kilon kilod
genitive kilon kiloiden
partitive kilod kiloid
essive-instructive kilon kiloin
translative kiloks kiloikš
inessive kilos kiloiš
elative kilospäi kiloišpäi
illative  ? kiloihe
adessive kilol kiloil
ablative kilolpäi kiloilpäi
allative kilole kiloile
abessive kilota kiloita
comitative kilonke kiloidenke
prolative kilodme kiloidme
approximative I kilonno kiloidenno
approximative II kilonnoks kiloidennoks
egressive kilonnopäi kiloidennopäi
terminative I  ? kiloihesai
terminative II kilolesai kiloilesai
terminative III kilossai
additive I  ? kiloihepäi
additive II kilolepäi kiloilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “килограмм”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika