tolo

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a contraction of the determiner too (all) + neuter singular article lo (the).

Contraction[edit]

tolo n (masculine tol, feminine tola, masculine plural tolos, feminine plural toles)

  1. all the

Chamicuro[edit]

Noun[edit]

tolo

  1. front
  2. forehead

Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

tolo (accusative singular tolon, plural toloj, accusative plural tolojn)

  1. linen cloth

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Perhaps from *tollo, from *toldo, from Vulgar Latin *tollĭtus (removed).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tolo m (plural tolos, feminine tola, feminine plural tolas)

  1. madman, crazy
    Synonyms: doudo, louco

Adjective[edit]

tolo m (plural tolos, feminine tola, feminine plural tolas)

  1. mad; insane; crazy
    Synonyms: doudo, louco

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • tolo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • tolo” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • tolo” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>
  1. ^ Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1991–1997). Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico. Madrid: Gredos, s.v. tullido.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Maybe from Latin stolidus (foolish) or tōles (tonsilitis).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tolo m (feminine singular tola, masculine plural tolos, feminine plural tolas, comparable)

  1. foolish; silly (having or characterised by poor judgement or little intelligence)
    Pare de ser tolo e comece a pensar.
    Stop being foolish and start thinking.
    Infelizmente, o que fizemos foi extremamente tolo.
    Unfortunately, what we did was extremely foolish.
    Synonyms: bobo, idiota, ingénuo

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

tolo m (plural tolos, feminine tola, feminine plural tolas)

  1. fool; tool (foolish person)
    Synonyms: bobo, idiota, bobalhão

Alternative forms[edit]


Samoan[edit]

Noun[edit]

tolo

  1. sugar cane

Uma[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *təlu, from Proto-Austronesian *təlu.

Numeral[edit]

tolo

  1. (cardinal) three