soko

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See also: ŝoko, sōko, sōkō, sökö, and šoko

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

soko ‎(plural sokos)

  1. (dated) An African anthropoid ape, supposed to be a variety of the chimpanzee.
    • 1918, Royal Dixon, The Human Side of Animals (page 232)
      Old hunters and travellers say that they would rather steal the child of a native savage than to take one of the sokos.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

soko

  1. Romaji transcription of そこ

Nalca[edit]

Noun[edit]

soko

  1. land
  2. earth

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sokolъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sôko/
  • Hyphenation: so‧ko

Noun[edit]

sȍko m ‎(Cyrillic spelling со̏ко)

  1. (Bosnia, Serbia) falcon
    • 1814, Vuk Stefanović Karadžić, Mala prostonarodna slaveno-serbska pjesnarica:
      Soko leti preko Sarajeva,
      Traži lada gdi će ladovati.
      A falcon flies over Sarajevo;
      It seeks shade where it will stay shaded.

Declension[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

soko (ma class, plural masoko)

  1. market (spacious site where trading takes place)