See also: gogó, go-go, and à gogo

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡəʊɡəʊ/
    • (file)

NounEdit

gogo (plural gogos)

  1. An elasticated hair band.
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Zulu ugogo.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

gogo (plural gogos)

  1. (South Africa) Grandmother; elderly woman.
    • 2009, Debra Liebenow Daly, The Kingdom of Roses and Thorns, page 112:
      On the weekdays she and Bawinde worked for the South Africans, but as the weekend approached Elizabeth was anxious to get home to see if James had come to visit his gogo in the village.

AnagramsEdit


BasqueEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of native origin, probably a reduplicated form of an ancient root.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gogo inan

  1. mind, consciousness
  2. soul, spirit
  3. memory
  4. thought, idea

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

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

ChichewaEdit

EtymologyEdit

Likely from a Nguni language; compare Zulu ugogo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡó.ɡo/, /ˈɡo.ɡo/

NounEdit

gógo 1a (plural agógo 2) or gogo 1a (plural agogo 2)

  1. grandparent (grandfather or grandmother)

FanagaloEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Zulu ugogo.

NounEdit

gogo

  1. grandmother

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Name of a character in Frédérick Lemaître’s play “Robert Macaire”.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gogo m (plural gogos)

  1. dupe

Further readingEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

gogo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ごご

SamoanEdit

NounEdit

gogo

  1. tern; noddy

SwaziEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

gógo 1a (plural bógógo 2a)

  1. grandmother

InflectionEdit

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