loko

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin locus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • 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.

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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

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Armenian լոքո (lokʿo).

Noun[edit]

loko

  1. wels catfish, sheatfish, Silurus glanis

References[edit]

  • Siabandov, S.; Čʿačʿan, A. (1957), “լոքո”, in Hay-kʿrderen baṙaran [Armenian–Kurdish Dictionary], Yerevan: State Press of Armenia (HayPetHrat), page 145a

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]

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Pronoun[edit]

loko

  1. that; class 15 distal demonstrative.

Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish loco (crazy).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lo‧ko
  • IPA(key): /ˈloko/, [ˈlo.xo]

Adjective[edit]

loko (feminine loka)

  1. (derogatory) insane; crazy; demented
    Synonyms: baliw, sira-ulo, buang

Noun[edit]

loko (feminine loka)

  1. (derogatory) madman; insane person
    Synonyms: baliw, sira-ulo
  2. act of fooling someone
    Synonyms: panggogoyo, goyo, linlang, daya, pandaraya
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lo‧ko
  • IPA(key): /ˈloko/, [ˈlo.xo]

Noun[edit]

loko

  1. (obsolete) covering of one's face up to the forehead and the ears
  2. (obsolete) mourning; grief (due to death)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lo‧ko
  • IPA(key): /loˈko/, [loˈxo]

Noun[edit]

lokó

  1. (obsolete) puddle in holes on the road (usually due to rain)
    Synonym: labak
  2. (obsolete) a type of sweet potato
  3. (obsolete) a type of container (similar to the balaong)
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