See also: colló

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

collo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of collar

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

collo (plural collos)

  1. (anatomy) neck

ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin collum, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷolsom, derived from the root *kʷel- (to turn).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔl.lo/, [ˈkɔl̺l̺o]
  • Hyphenation: còl‧lo

NounEdit

collo m (plural colli)

  1. neck (all senses)
  2. collar
  3. parcel, package; luggage (especially when bulky)
  4. (anatomy) neck, cervix
    collo del femore
    femur neck
    collo dell’utero
    neck of the uterus
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Contraction of con +‎ lo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkol.lo/, [ˈkol̺l̺o]
  • Hyphenation: cól‧lo

ContractionEdit

collo

  1. contraction of con lo; with the (masculine singular)
Usage notesEdit
  • While in use in the spoken language, its use is regarded as old-fashioned in the written language.

LatinEdit

NounEdit

collō

  1. dative singular of collum
  2. ablative singular of collum

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

collo m (plural collos)

  1. Obsolete spelling of colo