See also: kakó, kakō, kāko, and käkö

AmisEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

PronounEdit

kako

  1. I (personal pronoun)

See alsoEdit

Amis personal pronouns
Person Singular Plural
1st kako kami / kita
inclusive kami
exclusive kita / kami
2nd kiso kamo
3rd ciira caira

BasqueEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

kako

  1. hook
DeclensionEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

kako

  1. allative singular of ka

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Kakola, a former jail in Turku.

AdjectiveEdit

kako

  1. (colloquial) crazy, daft, stupid

Usage notesEdit

  • Hardly ever used as an attribute.

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

kako

  1. (colloquial, derogatory) A stupid person.

SynonymsEdit


LaboyaEdit

VerbEdit

kako

  1. to go, walk
    Synonyms: lo, attu

ReferencesEdit

  • Rina, A. Dj.; Kabba, John Lado B. (2011) , “kako”, in Kamus Bahasa Lamboya, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat [Dictionary of Lamboya Language, West Sumba Regency], Waikabubak: Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat, page 54

MarshalleseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [kɑːɡo], (enunciated) [kɑ ko]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /kæɰkew/
  • Bender phonemes: {kahkȩw}

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

kako

  1. a rooster; a cock

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

kako

  1. (vulgar, slang) ejaculating prematurely during sexual intercourse (of a male)

VerbEdit

kako

  1. (vulgar, slang) to ejaculate prematurely during sexual intercourse (of a male)

ReferencesEdit


RomaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Dravidian language. Cognate with Hindi काका (kākā).

NounEdit

kako m

  1. uncle

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kako.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

kȁko (Cyrillic spelling ка̏ко) or kàko (Cyrillic spelling ка̀ко)

  1. how (in what way)
  2. so (used as a modifier to indicate surprise, delight, or other strong feelings)
    Kako je dobro!It's so good!

ConjunctionEdit

kako (Cyrillic spelling како)

  1. as, while (links or emphasizes two or more events which happen and vary through time, in order or simultaneously)
    Kako je noć odmicala, sve sam više bio uspavaniji.As the night went on, I was getting increasingly sleepier.
  2. (Croatia, used with present conditional) to, so, so as to, so that, in order to, in order for (expresses a past or future intent that refers to the present)
    Preselio se ovdje kako bi našao posao.He moved here to find work.
    Kako bi se jednog dana i mi mogli natjecati, moramo puno vježbati.In order for us to compete one day, we need to train a lot.

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SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kako.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kakòː/, /kakóː/

AdverbEdit

kakọ̄

  1. how (in what way)

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kako”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran