koto

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese ‎(koto).

Noun[edit]

koto ‎(plural kotos)

  1. (music) A Japanese stringed instrument having numerous strings, usually seven or thirteen, that are stretched over a convex wooden sounding board and are plucked with three plectra, worn on the thumb, index finger, and middle finger of one hand.

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Kot.

Noun[edit]

koto ‎(accusative singular koton, plural kotoj, accusative plural kotojn)

  1. mud

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

koto

  1. (archaic) home
    • 1855Aleksis Kivi, Koto ja kahleet [1]
      Hän muisteli kotoansa kivisellä aholla yläpuolella vihantoja peltoja ja korkean vuoren alla.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of koto (Kotus type 1/valo, t-d gradation)
nominative koto kodot
genitive kodon kotojen
partitive kotoa kotoja
illative kotoon kotoihin
singular plural
nominative koto kodot
accusative nom.? koto kodot
gen. kodon
genitive kodon kotojen
partitive kotoa kotoja
inessive kodossa kodoissa
elative kodosta kodoista
illative kotoon kotoihin
adessive kodolla kodoilla
ablative kodolta kodoilta
allative kodolle kodoille
essive kotona kotoina
translative kodoksi kodoiksi
instructive kodoin
abessive kodotta kodoitta
comitative kotoineen

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese ‎(koto).

Noun[edit]

koto m ‎(plural kotos)

  1. koto (musical instruments)

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

koto

  1. rōmaji reading of こと

Madurese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kutu, from Proto-Austronesian *kuCu.

Noun[edit]

koto ‎(plural kotokoto)

  1. louse (insect)

Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

koto ‎(genitive koo, partitive [please provide])

  1. house, home

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References[edit]

  • "koto" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat