ngao

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See also: ŋâo

Rapa Nui[edit]

Noun[edit]

ngao

  1. neck

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Luganda engabo.

Noun[edit]

ngao (n class, plural ngao)

  1. shield
    • Mungu ibariki Afrika (national anthem of Tanzania):
      Hekima, umoja, na amani
      Hizi ni ngao zetu
      Wisdom, unity, and peace
      These are our shields

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Onomatopoeic.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

ngao ()

  1. (of a cat) to meow

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

(classifier con) ngao (𧑃, , , )

  1. certain bivalves