See also: Abo, ABO, abò, abó, abɔ, ābó, Åbo, A/B/O, abo-, and -abo

TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

abo

  1. (international standards) ISO 639-3 language code for Abon.

EnglishEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

1922, clipping of aborigine.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

abo (plural abos)

  1. (Australia, offensive, ethnic slur, slang) An aborigine; aboriginal. [First attested in the early 20th century.][1]

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors (2002), “abo”, in The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 6.

AnagramsEdit


AklanonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qabu.

NounEdit

abo

  1. ash

Bikol CentralEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Inherited from Proto-Philippine *qabu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(q)abu(s), from Proto-Austronesian *qabu.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: a‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ʔaˈbo/

NounEdit

abó

  1. ash (the solid remains of a fire), cinder
  2. tephra; volcanic ash
  3. (color) grey
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Compare Cebuano & Tagalog ubo.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: a‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ʔaˈbo/

NounEdit

abó

  1. cough
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: a‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ˈʔabo/

NounEdit

ábo

  1. the tigertooth croaker (Otolithes ruber)

CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Philippine *qabu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(q)abu(s), from Proto-Austronesian *qabu.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: a‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ʔaˈbo/, [ʔʌˈbu]

NounEdit

abó

  1. ash; the solid remains of a fire
  2. tephra; volcanic ash

VerbEdit

abó

  1. to turn into ash (by burning)

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of abonnement.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaː.boː/
  • Hyphenation: abo

NounEdit

abo n (plural abo's)

  1. (Netherlands, informal) subscription

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of aboriginaali

NounEdit

abo

  1. abo

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of abo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative abo abot
genitive abon abojen
partitive aboa aboja
illative aboon aboihin
singular plural
nominative abo abot
accusative nom. abo abot
gen. abon
genitive abon abojen
partitive aboa aboja
inessive abossa aboissa
elative abosta aboista
illative aboon aboihin
adessive abolla aboilla
ablative abolta aboilta
allative abolle aboille
essive abona aboina
translative aboksi aboiksi
instructive aboin
abessive abotta aboitta
comitative aboineen
Possessive forms of abo (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person aboni abomme
2nd person abosi abonne
3rd person abonsa

AnagramsEdit


GaroEdit

NounEdit

abo

  1. grandmother

SynonymsEdit


GunEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

abo

  1. room

HiligaynonEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Philippine *qabu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(q)abu(s), from Proto-Austronesian *qabu.

NounEdit

abó

  1. ash

VerbEdit

abó (diminutive abó-ábo)

  1. to turn into ash

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

AdjectiveEdit

ábo

  1. lazy

NounEdit

ábo

  1. A type of small fish that is said to be lazy

InterjectionEdit

abô

  1. an exclamation that denotes aversion, contempt, or negation, equivalent to fie

KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese vós.

PronounEdit

abo

  1. you

Kom (Cameroon)Edit

NounEdit

abo

  1. leopard, tiger, big cat

ReferencesEdit

  • Randy Jones, Provisional Kom - English lexicon (2001, Yaoundé, Cameroon)

Lower SorbianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

abo

  1. or

Further readingEdit

  • Muka, Arnošt (1921, 1928), “abo”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “abo”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Old PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *abo. [First attested in 1427.]

ConjunctionEdit

abo

  1. or
  2. because
    Synonyms: abociem, abojem, abowiem, albo

DescendantsEdit

  • Polish: abo

ReferencesEdit


PapiamentuEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • bo (synonym)

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese vós and Spanish vos and Kabuverdianu abo.

PronounEdit

abo

  1. you (second person singular).

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old Polish abo, from Proto-Slavic *abo. [First attested in 1427.][1]

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

abo

  1. (archaic or Cieszyn Silesia, Upper Silesia, Poznań) or
    Synonyms: albo, bądź, czy, lub

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ K. Nitsch, editor (1953), “abo”, in Słownik staropolski (in Old Polish), volume 1, Warsaw: Polish Academy of Sciences, page 8

Further readingEdit

  • abo in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • abo in Polish dictionaries at PWN

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Central Philippine *qabu, from Proto-Philippine *qabu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(q)abu(s), from Proto-Austronesian *qabu.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: a‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ʔaˈbo/, [ʔɐˈbo]

NounEdit

abó

  1. ash
    Synonym: senisa
  2. (color) gray
    Synonyms: abuhin, malamaya, senisado
  3. tephra

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

abó

  1. reduced to ashes
  2. gray; ash-colored
  3. pulverized

See alsoEdit

Colors in Tagalog · kulay (layout · text)
     puti      abo, gris      itim
             pula; krimson, pulang-pula              kahel; kayumanggi              dilaw; krema
             kulay-apog              luntian, berde             
             turkesa              bughaw-langit, asul              bughaw, asul
             lila, biyoleta; nila, tayom              mahenta; ube, purpura, morado              rosas, kalimbahin

TernateEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

abo

  1. (transitive) to hack off, chop

ConjugationEdit

Conjugation of abo
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st toabo foabo miabo
2nd noabo niabo
3rd Masculine oabo iabo, yoabo
Feminine moabo
Neuter iabo
- archaic

ReferencesEdit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Upper SorbianEdit

ConjunctionEdit

abo

  1. or

West MakianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

abo

  1. (stative) to be wounded, to have a wound

ConjugationEdit

Conjugation of abo (stative verb)
singular plural
inclusive exclusive
1st person tiabo miabo aabo
2nd person niabo fiabo
3rd person inanimate iabo diabo
animate maabo
imperative —, abo —, abo

ReferencesEdit

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[1], Pacific linguistics

WeyewaEdit

VerbEdit

abo

  1. (Loli) to scoop, to scoop up with cupped hands

ReferencesEdit

  • Lobu Ori, S,Pd, M.Pd (2010), “abo”, in Kamus Bahasa Lolina [Dictionary of the Loli Language] (in Indonesian), Waikabubak: Kepala Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata, Kabupaten Sumba Barat

XhosaEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

âbo

  1. those; class 2 distal demonstrative.

YorubaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

àbó

  1. (Ekiti) younger sibling
    Synonym: àbúrò

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

abo

  1. female, feminine
  2. woman
    Synonym: obìnrin
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

a- (agent prefix) +‎ (to cover)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

abò

  1. canopy, normally used to conceal the coming of a king

Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

àbo

  1. surprise, puzzlement
    ọ̀rọ̀ yẹ́n mú mi ní àboThe matter took me by surprise
  2. A charm said to neutralize sensibility
    àbo mí mú unMy charm caught him and caused him to behave irrationally

Etymology 5Edit

 
Àbo

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

àbo

  1. The tree Annona senegalensis
    Synonym: èpo