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See also: Chao, chāo, cháo, chǎo, chào, chão, chảo, chạo, and cha0

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GalicianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese chão, from Latin planus (flat).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃao̯/, /ˈt͡ʃaw/

NounEdit

chao m (plural chaos)

  1. plain, plateau; ground. Alternative form of chan

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

chao m (feminine singular chá, masculine plural chaos, feminine plural chás)

  1. flat. Alternative form of chan

ReferencesEdit

  • chao” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • chao” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • chao” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • chao” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • chan” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian ciao.

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

chao

  1. bye

AntonymsEdit


MandarinEdit

 
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RomanizationEdit

chao

  1. Nonstandard spelling of chāo.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of cháo.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of chǎo.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of chào.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian ciao.

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

chao

  1. (Latin America and some parts of Spain) bye, goodbye

SwahiliEdit

AdjectiveEdit

chao

  1. Ki class inflected form of -ao.

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chao

  1. pickled tofu

VerbEdit

chao

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