See also: Boro, bóro, bōrõ, -boro, boro-, and bôrô

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

boro

  1. (Jamaican) borrow

TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

boro (plural boros)

  1. (US) Alternative spelling of borough

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Aneme WakeEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boro

  1. pig

BasqueEdit

Chemical element
B
Previous: berilio (Be)
Next: karbono (C)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /boɾo/, [bo̞.ɾo̞]

NounEdit

boro inan

  1. boron

DeclensionEdit

Declension of boro (inanimate, singular only, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive boro boroa
ergative boroak
dative boroari
genitive boroaren
comitative boroarekin
causative boroarengatik
benefactive boroarentzat
instrumental boroz boroaz
insessive boroan
locative
allative
terminative
directive
destinative
ablative
partitive bororik
prolative borotzat

Further readingEdit

  • boro” in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • boro” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

DongxiangEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Mongolic *böxere, from Proto-Turkic *bögür.

Compare Mongolian бөөр (böör), Turkish böbrek.

NounEdit

boro

  1. kidney

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Mongolic *bora, from Proto-Turkic *boŕ.

Compare Mongolian бор (bor), Turkish boz.

AdjectiveEdit

boro

  1. grey
  2. dark

Etymology 3Edit

Perhaps the same as the second etymology.

NounEdit

boro

  1. heathen

EsperantoEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [ˈboro]
  • Rhymes: -oro
  • Hyphenation: bo‧ro

NounEdit

boro (uncountable, accusative boron)

  1. boron

FrenchEdit

PronounEdit

boro

  1. Alternative spelling of bôrô (enough)

GalicianEdit

 
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NounEdit

boro m (uncountable)

  1. boron

ItalianEdit

 
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Chemical element
B
Previous: berillio (Be)
Next: carbonio (C)

EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from borace (borax).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɔ.ro/
  • Rhymes: -ɔro
  • Hyphenation: bò‧ro

NounEdit

boro m (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) boron

Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


LaboyaEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boro

  1. gebang palm

ReferencesEdit

  • Allahverdi Verdizade (2019), “boro”, in Lamboya word list, Leiden: LexiRumah

MuduapaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Austronesian *beRek.

NounEdit

boro

  1. pig

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

bòro f

  1. definite singular of bòru

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɔ.ɾu/, [ˈbɔ.ɾu]

NounEdit

boro m (plural boros)

  1. (chemistry, uncountable) boron
  2. an atom of boron

Coordinate termsEdit

Related termsEdit


RohingyaEdit

AdjectiveEdit

boro

  1. large

SpanishEdit

Chemical element
B
Previous: berilio (Be)
Next: carbono (C)

EtymologyEdit

From bórax, influenced by similar formations in other European languages (compare English boron, French bore).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boro m (uncountable)

  1. boron

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit


Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English bore (to make a hole).

VerbEdit

boro

  1. to bore
  2. to cut in line
  3. to intrude (on a party) uninvited

NounEdit

boro

  1. drill (instrument)
  2. bore
  3. hole, leak

AdjectiveEdit

boro

  1. having holes, leaky
  2. (of a guest) uninvited

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish boro.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: bo‧ro
  • IPA(key): /ˈboɾo/

NounEdit

boro

  1. (chemistry) boron

TernateEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-North Halmahera *boro (egg)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boro (Jawi بورو‎)

  1. an egg

ReferencesEdit

  • Frederik Sigismund Alexander de Clercq (1890) Bijdragen tot de kennis der Residentie Ternate, E.J. Brill
  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

VenetianEdit

NounEdit

boro m (plural bori)

  1. boron