rogo

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Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *longo, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dəŋəʀ.

Verb[edit]

rogo

  1. (intransitive) to hear (to perceive with the ear)
  2. (transitive) to hear (to perceive with the ear)
  3. (intransitive) to listen (to pay attention to a sound)
  4. (intransitive) to listen (to wait for a sound)
  5. (intransitive) to listen (to accept oral instruction)

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rogus

Noun[edit]

rogo m (plural roghi)

  1. pyre

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

rogo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of rogare

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

rogo

  1. rōmaji reading of ロゴ

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *rog-, Indo-European ablaut of *h₃reǵ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active rogō, present infinitive rogāre, perfect active rogāvī, supine rogātum

  1. I ask, enquire.
    • c. 254 BCE – 184 BCE, Plautus, Curculio 5.3.5
      CAPPADOX: Iam iam faciam ut iusseris.
      THERAPONTIGONUS: Quando vir bonus es, responde quod rogo.
      CAPPADOX: Roga quod lubet.[1]
      CAPPADOX: Here, here, I’ll do as you say!
      THERAPONTIGONUS: Now that you are decent, answer me what I ask.
      CAPPADOX: Ask what you like.[2]
    • c. 254 BCE – 184 BCE, Plautus, Captivi 627
      Haud istuc rogo. Fuistin liber? - Fui.
      That isn’t what I’m asking about. Were you a freeman? - I was.
  2. I request.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Latin
  2. ^ English

Old High German[edit]

Noun[edit]

rogo m

  1. roe (of fish)

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

rogo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of rogar