sago

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See also: sågo and saĝo

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Malay sagu, via Portuguese or Dutch[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sago (countable and uncountable, plural sagos)

  1. A powdered starch obtained from certain palms used as a food thickener.
  2. A similar starch obtained from a palm-like cycad, Cycas revoluta
  3. Any of the palms from which sago is extracted.

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Translations[edit]

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Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ sago” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2017.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: sa‧go

Etymology[edit]

Malay sagu

Noun[edit]

sago m (uncountable)

  1. A powdered starch obtained from certain palms used as a food thickener.
  2. Any of the palms from which sago is extracted.

Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

sago (accusative singular sagon, plural sagoj, accusative plural sagojn)

  1. arrow

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Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

sagō m

  1. snake

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsa.ɡo/, [ˈs̪äːɡo̞]
  • Hyphenation: sà‧go

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin sāgus.

Adjective[edit]

sago m (feminine singular saga, masculine plural saghi, feminine plural saghe)

  1. (archaic, literary) divining, prophetic, soothsaying
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin sagum, sagus, from Ancient Greek σάγος (ságos), perhaps of Gaulish origin.

Noun[edit]

sago m (plural saghi)

  1. (Ancient Rome) sagum, a military cloak
  2. (literary) Synonym of saio

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

sago

  1. Rōmaji transcription of さご
  2. Rōmaji transcription of サゴ

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sāgō

  1. dative masculine singular of sāgus
  2. dative neuter singular of sāgus
  3. ablative masculine singular of sāgus
  4. ablative neuter plural of sāgus

Noun[edit]

sagō m

  1. singular dative of sagus
  2. singular ablative of sagus

sagō n

  1. singular dative of sagum
  2. singular ablative of sagum

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

sago m (plural sagos)

  1. (historical) sagum (cloak worn by Gallic, Germanic and Roman soldiers)