See also: blø and blo'

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blo (comparative bloder, superlative bloodste)

  1. Alternative form of blood.

InflectionEdit

Inflection of blo
uninflected blo
inflected blode
comparative bloder
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial blo bloder het bloodst
het bloodste
indefinite m./f. sing. blode blodere bloodste
n. sing. blo bloder bloodste
plural blode blodere bloodste
definite blode blodere bloodste
partitive blo's bloders

HunsrikEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German blā, blāwes, from Old High German blāo, from Proto-West Germanic *blāu, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blo (comparative bloer, superlative bloest)

  1. blue
    Alles blo?
    What's up? (lit. All blue)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of blo
masculine feminine neuter plural
Weak inflection nominative blo blo blo bloe
accusative bloe blo blo bloe
dative bloe bloe bloe bloe
Strong inflection nominative bloer bloe bloes bloe
accusative bloe bloe bloes bloe
dative bloem bloer bloem bloe

See alsoEdit

Colors in Hunsrik · Forrve (layout · text)
     Weis      Grau      Schwarz
             Rod              Ranschegelleb; Braun              Gelleb, Geel
             Grien (Hellgrien), (Neongrien)              Grien (Dunkelgrien)              Menz
             Meergrien              Blau (Hellblau)              Blau (Dunkelblau)
             Feilche              Rosch, Lila              Roserod

Further readingEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German blāo, from Proto-West Germanic *blāu, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /blo/, [bloː]
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

blo (masculine bloen, neuter blot, comparative méi blo, superlative am bloosten)

  1. blue

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Luxembourgish · Faarwen (layout · text)
     wäiss      gro      schwaarz
             rout              orange; brong              giel
                          gréng             
             turquoise              blo (hellblo, himmelblo)              blo (donkelblo)
             violett; indigo              magenta; mof              rosa; pink

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse blá, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

blo (uncountable)

  1. bruise
  2. blueness

DescendantsEdit

  • English: blow
  • Scots: blae

ReferencesEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blo

  1. bruised, injured, visibly hurt
  2. bluish, greyish
  3. dark-skinned
  4. upset, sad

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Middle English · coloures, hewes (layout · text)
     whit      grey, hor      blak
             red; cremesyn, gernet              citrine, aumbre; broun, tawne              yelow, dorry; canevas
             grasgrene              grene             
             plunket; ewage              asure, livid              blewe, blo, pers
             violet; inde              rose, murrey; purpel, purpur              claret

NeapolitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

blo m

  1. blue

PijinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English belong.

PrepositionEdit

blo

  1. Of; belonging to.

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Vallader) blau
  • (Puter) blov

EtymologyEdit

From a Germanic language, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

AdjectiveEdit

blo m (feminine singular blava, masculine plural blos, feminine plural blavas)

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) blue

WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse blóð, from Proto-Germanic *blōþą (blood). Akin to English blood.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

blo m

  1. blood

Derived termsEdit