loko

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin locus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈloko/
  • 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.

Noun[edit]

loko (plural loki)

  1. place, location

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 [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd 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


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish loco (crazy).

Adjective[edit]

loko

  1. insane; crazy
  2. (informal) crazy; foolish; stupid

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

loko

  1. (informal, derogatory) an insane person
  2. (informal, colloquial) a foolish or stupid person

Verb[edit]

loko

  1. to become insane or crazy
  2. to fool; to deceive
    Nanloko ng ilang mga turista ang di-rehistradong tour agency.
    The unregistered tour agency fooled several tourists
  3. (informal) to look foolish
    Hoy, yung titig mo'y nakakaloko!
    Hey, you stare makes you look foolish!

Synonyms[edit]

(to be insane): mabaliw, mabuwang