See also: Koro

EnglishEdit

Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Malay and Indonesian for "turtle."

NounEdit

koro (uncountable)

  1. (psychology) A delusional syndrome found in Malay and southern Chinese populations, characterized by a belief that the subject's penis will retract into the abdomen and cause death.

AnagramsEdit


EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin cor

NounEdit

koro (plural koroj, accusative singular koron, accusative plural korojn)

  1. heart
  2. clapper (tongue of a bell)

FijianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic (compare Tongan kolo).

NounEdit

koro

  1. village

MaoriEdit

NounEdit

koro (used in the form koro-a)

  1. desire

NamaEdit

NumeralEdit

koro

  1. five

Rapa NuiEdit

NounEdit

koro

  1. father

Usage notesEdit

Considered archaic; the following are preferred:

Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 08:31