koko

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See also: Koko and kōkō

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Cf. Burmese ကုက္ကို (kukkui).

Noun[edit]

koko

  1. The tree Albizia lebbeck.
    Synonyms: lebbek, East Indian walnut, woman's tongue tree
    Hypernym: siris
Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

koko

  1. (Malaysia, school slang) Alternative form of koku

Anagrams[edit]


'Are'are[edit]

Verb[edit]

koko

  1. be narrow

References[edit]


Bamu[edit]

Adjective[edit]

koko

  1. hard, not soft
  2. hard, difficult
  3. (of fruit) firm, ripe
  4. stuck, immobile, immovable

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Chris and Phil Carr, Bamu Dictionary (2012)

Chamicuro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish coco.

Noun[edit]

koko

  1. coconut

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French coq and English cock.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkoko]
  • Audio:
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  • Rhymes: -oko
  • Hyphenation: ko‧ko

Noun[edit]

koko (accusative singular kokon, plural kokoj, accusative plural kokojn)

  1. chicken
  2. fowl
  3. (dated) cock

Hypernyms[edit]

Hyponyms[edit]

Meronyms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *koko (compare Estonian kogu), possibly from Proto-Finno-Ugric *kokᴈ (compare Eastern Mari кугу (kugu, big)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoko/, [ˈko̞ko̞]
  • Rhymes: -oko
  • Syllabification: ko‧ko

Adjective[edit]

koko (indeclinable, not comparable)

  1. whole, entire
    Koko päivä meni hukkaan.
    The whole day was wasted.
    Synonym: kokonainen
  2. all; see all day, all night
    Valvoimme koko yön.
    We stayed up all night.
    Älä valvo koko yötä!
    Don't stay up all night.

Derived terms[edit]

compounds

Noun[edit]

koko

  1. heap
  2. size
    Mikä sinun kokosi on?
    What is your size?

Declension[edit]

Inflection of koko (Kotus type 1*D/valo, k- gradation)
nominative koko koot
genitive koon kokojen
partitive kokoa kokoja
illative kokoon kokoihin
singular plural
nominative koko koot
accusative nom. koko koot
gen. koon
genitive koon kokojen
partitive kokoa kokoja
inessive koossa ko’oissa
elative koosta ko’oista
illative kokoon kokoihin
adessive koolla ko’oilla
ablative koolta ko’oilta
allative koolle ko’oille
essive kokona kokoina
translative kooksi ko’oiksi
instructive ko’oin
abessive kootta ko’oitta
comitative kokoineen
Possessive forms of koko (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person kokoni kokomme
2nd person kokosi kokonne
3rd person kokonsa

Nonstandard:

Inflection of koko (Kotus type 1/valo, k-’ gradation)
nominative koko ko’ot
genitive ko’on kokojen
partitive kokoa kokoja
illative kokoon kokoihin
singular plural
nominative koko ko’ot
accusative nom. koko ko’ot
gen. ko’on
genitive ko’on kokojen
partitive kokoa kokoja
inessive ko’ossa ko’oissa
elative ko’osta ko’oista
illative kokoon kokoihin
adessive ko’olla ko’oilla
ablative ko’olta ko’oilta
allative ko’olle ko’oille
essive kokona kokoina
translative ko’oksi ko’oiksi
instructive ko’oin
abessive ko’otta ko’oitta
comitative kokoineen
Possessive forms of koko (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person kokoni kokomme
2nd person kokosi kokonne
3rd person kokonsa

Derived terms[edit]

compounds

Hausa[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kóː.kó/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [kʷóː.kʷó]

Noun[edit]

kōko m (possessed form kōkon)

  1. a porridge made from soaked durra flour

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English cocoa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kòː.kóː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [kʷòː.kʷóː]

Noun[edit]

kṑkō m (possessed form kṑkon)

  1. cocoa

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *toto, from Proto-Oceanic *draʀaq, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *daʀaq (compare Hiligaynon dugo, Ilocano dara, Indonesian darah, Malagasy ra, Malay darah, Maori toto, Nauruan ara, Rapa Nui tuto, Tagalog dugo, West Coast Bajau darag (red)), from Proto-Austronesian *daʀaq.

Noun[edit]

koko

  1. blood

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hokkien 哥哥 (ko-ko, “older brother”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkoko]
  • Hyphenation: ko‧ko

Noun[edit]

koko (plural koko-koko, first-person possessive kokoku, second-person possessive kokomu, third-person possessive kokonya)

  1. (colloquial) older brother.
    Synonyms: abang, kakak
  2. (colloquial) short for baju koko.

Related terms[edit]


Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *koko. Cognates include Finnish koko and Estonian kogu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

koko (invariable)

  1. whole, entire
    • 1936, N. A. Iljin and V. I. Junus, Bukvari iƶoroin șkouluja vart, Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 53:
      Koko mailman tööläisin käyttäjä.
      The leader of the workers of the entire world.

Noun[edit]

koko (genitive koon, partitive kokkoa)

  1. heap, pile

Declension[edit]

Declension of koko (type 4/koivu, k- gradation, gemination)
singular plural
nominative koko koot
genitive koon kokkoin, kokoloin
partitive kokkoa kokkoja, kokoloja
illative kokkoo kokkoihe, kokoloihe
inessive koos kokois, kokolois
elative koost kokoist, kokoloist
allative koolle kokoille, kokoloille
adessive kool kokoil, kokoloil
ablative koolt kokoilt, kokoloilt
translative kooks kokoiks, kokoloiks
essive kokonna, kokkoon kokoinna, kokoloinna, kokkoin, kokoloin
exessive1) kokont kokoint, kokoloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

References[edit]

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 101
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 181

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

koko

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ここ

Laboya[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

koko

  1. neck

References[edit]

  • Allahverdi Verdizade (2019), “koko”, in Lamboya word list, Leiden: LexiRumah

Makasar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

koko (Lontara spelling ᨀᨚᨀᨚ)

  1. garden, plantation

Marshallese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [koːɡo], (enunciated) [ko ko]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /kewkew/
  • Bender phonemes: {kȩwkȩw}

Noun[edit]

koko

  1. mahi-mahi; common dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English cocoa, from Spanish cacao, from Classical Nahuatl cacahuatl.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [koːɡo, kɔːɡɔ, kʷoːɡʷo, kʷɔːɡʷɔ], (enunciated) [ko ko, kɔ kɔ, kʷo kʷo, kʷɔ kʷɔ]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /kewkew, kɛwkɛw, kʷewkʷew, kʷɛwkʷɛw/
  • Bender phonemes: {kȩwkȩw, kewkew, kʷȩwkʷȩw, kʷewkʷew}

Noun[edit]

koko

  1. cocoa; chocolate

References[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

koko

  1. wild
  2. eccentric

Noun[edit]

koko (ma class, plural makoko)

  1. wilderness
  2. nut, pit
  3. testicle

West Makian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly cognate with Ternate oko (chin).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

koko

  1. chin

References[edit]

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[2], Pacific linguistics

Wolof[edit]

Noun[edit]

koko (definite form koko bi)

  1. coconut

Yami[edit]

Noun[edit]

koko

  1. (anatomy) fingernail; toenail

Yoruba[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kòkò

  1. Alternative form of ìkòkò
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

kòkó

From English cocoa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kòkó

  1. cocoa
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

kókò

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kókò

  1. cocoyam
    Synonym: lámbó

Etymology 4[edit]

Cognates include Nupe kókó.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /kó.kó/

Noun[edit]

kókó

  1. point
  2. subject, essence, theme
  3. lump
  4. (cytology, physics, chemistry) nucleus
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Kókó pakóróbójó.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kókó

  1. knot
Hyponyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]