loko

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin locus.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): [ˈloko]
  • Rhymes: -oko
  • Hyphenation: lo‧ko

Noun[edit]

loko (accusative singular lokon, plural lokoj, accusative plural lokojn)

  1. place; location; spot
    Ni trovos la perfektan lokon por konstrui la plaĝokabanon.
    We will find the perfect location to build the beach cabin.
    Mi edziĝproponis ĉe ĉi tie ekzakta loko.
    I proposed at that very spot.

Derived terms[edit]


Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *loto (Compare Maori roto, Tongan loto).

Noun[edit]

loko

  1. interior (of an island)
  2. inland
  3. a small lake

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin locus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

loko (plural loki)

  1. place, location

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

loko

  1. nominative singular of loka (world)

Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

According to Ačaṙyan, from Armenian լոկ (lok).

Adjective[edit]

lokó

  1. light, not heavy
  2. light, upbeat
    loki djilliupbeat song

Adverb[edit]

loko

  1. a little, a bit, quietly

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “լոկո”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, a reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, pages 291–292
  • Paspati, Alexandre G. (1870), “loko”, in Études sur les Tchinghianés; ou, Bohémiens de l'Empire ottoman (in French), Constantinople: Impr. A. Koroméla, page 339
  • Vaillant, Jean-Alexandre (1868), “loko”, in Grammaire, dialogues et vocabulaire de la langue des Bohémiens ou Cigains (in French), Paris: Maisonneuve, page 115a


Swazi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronoun[edit]

loko

  1. that; class 15 distal demonstrative.

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Spanish loco (crazy).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lo‧ko
  • IPA(key): /ˈloko/, [ˈloxo]

Adjective[edit]

lóko

  1. (colloquial, offensive) insane; crazy
    Synonyms: baliw, sira-ulo
  2. (colloquial, offensive) foolish; stupid
    Synonyms: tanga, bobo

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

lóko (feminine loka)

  1. (derogatory, offensive) insane person
    Synonyms: baliw, sira-ulo
  2. (colloquial, offensive) fool; simpleton
    Synonyms: tanga, bobo

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lo‧ko

Noun[edit]

lóko

  1. the act of covering the face from the middle of the face up to the forehead and the ear canals
  2. the act of mourning or grief over the deceased

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation 3[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lo‧ko

Noun[edit]

lokó

  1. a pothole containing water, usually due to rain
  2. a kind of sweet potato
  3. a kind of vessel, similar to the balaong