See also: Arvo and ARVO

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Clipping of afternoon +‎ -o (diminutive suffix).

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NounEdit

arvo (plural arvos)

  1. (Australia, New Zealand, UK, informal) Afternoon.
    • 1960, Gunn, John, The Humpy in the Hills, page 46:
      “Rope and tomahawk,” explained Col. “We put them here this arvo when I came down and whistled first time.”
    • 2000, Johnston, Mark, Fighting the Enemy: Australian Soldiers and their Adversaries in World War II, page 33:
      The usual reaction of a footsoldier observing such incidents is well summed up by the comments of Private Derrick in the Salient at Tobruk: ‘Seen a human side of the war yesterday arvo Red Cross partys [sic] burying dead & treating wounded one of our partys were fired on by enemy & I will always remember it’.50
    • 2010, Bray, Chris, The 1000 Hour Day: Two Adventurers Take on the World's Harshest Island, page unnumbered:
      ‘We'll fly you out at seven this arvo—but bring them down a little early, just in case we need to think of something else.’
    • 2010, Iannone, Rebecca, The Invisible String: The Secrets That Bind, page 55:
      “Yeah, he only works on a Saturday arvo,” Kelly told her. “I think the place is packed on that day, because girls come from everywhere just to get a glimpse of him. He's hot as.”

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FinnishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finnic *arvo, borrowed from a (likely Iranian) descendant of Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hargʰás (compare Sanskrit अर्घ (argha, worth, value)). Cognate with Estonian arv, Erzya арсема (arsema), Hungarian ár is borrowed from the same source.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑrʋo/, [ˈɑrʋo̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑrʋo
  • Syllabification(key): ar‧vo

NounEdit

arvo

  1. value, worth
  2. rank, standing, title
    amiraalin arvo = rank of admiral = admiralcy
  3. prestige
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of arvo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative arvo arvot
genitive arvon arvojen
partitive arvoa arvoja
illative arvoon arvoihin
singular plural
nominative arvo arvot
accusative nom. arvo arvot
gen. arvon
genitive arvon arvojen
partitive arvoa arvoja
inessive arvossa arvoissa
elative arvosta arvoista
illative arvoon arvoihin
adessive arvolla arvoilla
ablative arvolta arvoilta
allative arvolle arvoille
essive arvona arvoina
translative arvoksi arvoiksi
instructive arvoin
abessive arvotta arvoitta
comitative arvoineen
Possessive forms of arvo (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person arvoni arvomme
2nd person arvosi arvonne
3rd person arvonsa
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Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑrʋoˣ/, [ˈɑrʋo̞(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ɑrʋo
  • Syllabification(key): ar‧vo

VerbEdit

arvo

  1. Present indicative connegative form of arpoa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative form of arpoa.
  3. Second-person singular imperative connegative form of arpoa.

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IngrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *arvo (value). Cognates include Finnish arvo and Estonian arv.

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arvo

  1. understanding
  2. value, worth

DeclensionEdit

Declension of arvo (type 4/koivu, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative arvo arvot
genitive arvon arvoin, arvoloin
partitive arvoa arvoja, arvoloja
illative arvoo arvoihe, arvoloihe
inessive arvoos arvois, arvolois
elative arvost arvoist, arvoloist
allative arvolle arvoille, arvoloille
adessive arvool arvoil, arvoloil
ablative arvolt arvoilt, arvoloilt
translative arvoks arvoiks, arvoloiks
essive arvonna, arvoon arvoinna, arvoloinna, arvoin, arvoloin
exessive1) arvont arvoint, arvoloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 21

KarelianEdit

NounEdit

arvo

  1. value

LatinEdit

NounEdit

arvō

  1. dative/ablative singular of arvum