See also: Gogo, gogó, and go-go

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɡoʊɡoʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɡoʊɡoʊ/
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Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

gogo (plural gogos)

  1. An elasticated hair band.
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Zulu ugogo.

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.

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BasqueEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡoɡo/, [ɡo̞.ɣ̞o̞]

NounEdit

gogo inan

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

DeclensionEdit

Declension of gogo (inanimate, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive gogo gogoa gogoak
ergative gogok gogoak gogoek
dative gogori gogoari gogoei
genitive gogoren gogoaren gogoen
comitative gogorekin gogoarekin gogoekin
causative gogorengatik gogoarengatik gogoengatik
benefactive gogorentzat gogoarentzat gogoentzat
instrumental gogoz gogoaz gogoez
inessive gogotan gogoan gogoetan
locative gogotako gogoko gogoetako
allative gogotara gogora gogoetara
terminative gogotaraino gogoraino gogoetaraino
directive gogotarantz gogorantz gogoetarantz
destinative gogotarako gogorako gogoetarako
ablative gogotatik gogotik gogoetatik
partitive gogorik
prolative gogotzat

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

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

gogo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ごご

SamoanEdit

NounEdit

gogo

  1. tern; noddy

SwahiliEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gogo (ma class, plural magogo)

  1. log (piece of wood)

SwaziEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

gógo 1a (plural bógógo 2a)

  1. grandmother

InflectionEdit

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