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Etymology 1Edit

According to Batchelor, a contraction of コロ (koro), TDA, however, consistently spells a term, that they define as synonymous with Japanese 持つ (to hold; possess), as コㇿ (kor).


コッ (kot)

  1. (transitive) to possess

Etymology 2Edit

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コッ (kot)

  1. dip (in the ground), small valley, ditch, grave, hole, dyke
  2. grave
  3. house plot


  • John Batchelor (1905) An Ainu-English-Japanese dictionary (including a grammar of the Ainu language)[1], Tokyo; London: Methodist Publishing House; Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner Co., page 244
  • “セツ フチ コㇿ ポホ ネ ワ (Setsu húci kor póho ne wa)” in A talking dictionary of Ainu, Waseda University, University of London