See also: Dodo, dodó, dodô, dödö, and do do

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A dodo

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese doudo, obsolete form of doido ‎(fool, simpleton, silly, stupid). First attested in the 17th century.

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dodo ‎(plural dodoes or dodos)

  1. A large, flightless bird, Raphus cucullatus, related to the pigeon, that is now extinct (since the 1600s) and was native to Mauritius.
  2. (figuratively) A person or organisation which is very old or has very old-fashioned views or is not willing to change and adapt.
    As dead as a dodo.

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Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

dodo m ‎(plural dodo's, diminutive dodootje n)

  1. Dodo, Raphus cucullatus.

Etymology 2Edit

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dodo m ‎(uncountable)

  1. (Belgium, childish) Sleep, nighty night.
    Wil je dodo doen?‎ ― Do you want to go to sleep?

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dodo ‎(accusative singular dodon, plural dodoj, accusative plural dodojn)

  1. dodo

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

dodo

  1. dodo (bird of the extinct family Raphidae)
  2. dodo, Raphus cucullatus (type species of the family)
  3. solitaire (two extinct birds of Raphidae family, more specifically Réunion soilitaire, Raphus solitarius and Rodriques solitaire, Pezophaps solitaria)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of dodo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative dodo dodot
genitive dodon dodojen
partitive dodoa dodoja
illative dodoon dodoihin
singular plural
nominative dodo dodot
accusative nom. dodo dodot
gen. dodon
genitive dodon dodojen
partitive dodoa dodoja
inessive dodossa dodoissa
elative dodosta dodoista
illative dodoon dodoihin
adessive dodolla dodoilla
ablative dodolta dodoilta
allative dodolle dodoille
essive dodona dodoina
translative dodoksi dodoiksi
instructive dodoin
abessive dodotta dodoitta
comitative dodoineen

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dodo m ‎(plural dodos)

  1. (childish) Sleep, kip.
    Tu veux faire dodo?‎ ― Do you want to go to sleep?
  2. A dodo bird

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ItalianEdit

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dodo m ‎(plural dodi)

  1. dodo

MaquiritariEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish loro.

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dodo

  1. a type of parrot

ReferencesEdit

  • Ed. Key, Mary Ritchie and Comrie, Bernard. The Intercontinental Dictionary Series, Carib (De'kwana).

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NounEdit

dodo m ‎(plural dodos)

  1. dodo

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SwahiliEdit

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dodo (ma class, plural madodo)

  1. breast (organ)

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