See also: Kamo and kamö

AklanonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kamu, compare Malay kamu.

PronounEdit

kamo

  1. you (plural)

AlanganEdit

PronounEdit

kamó

  1. you (in the plural)

AmisEdit

PronounEdit

kamo

  1. (in the plural) you

See alsoEdit

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

Bikol CentralEdit

PronounEdit

kamó

  1. (inclusive, in the plural) you

See alsoEdit


CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ka‧mo

PronounEdit

kamo

  1. (in the plural) you
  2. (honorific singular) you

ChavacanoEdit

PronounEdit

kamó

  1. (in the plural) you

HiligaynonEdit

PronounEdit

kamo

  1. you (plural)

InonhanEdit

PronounEdit

kamo

  1. (in the plural) you

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

kamo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かも
  2. Rōmaji transcription of カモ

MaoriEdit

NounEdit

kamo

  1. eyelash

Old PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kamo.

PronounEdit

kamo

  1. where (to which place)
  2. where (in which place)

Further readingEdit


RatagnonEdit

PronounEdit

kamó

  1. (in the plural) you

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kâmo/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧mo

AdverbEdit

kȁmo (Cyrillic spelling ка̏мо)

  1. where (to), in which direction, whither

SynonymsEdit


TagalogEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Univerbation of wika (utterance) +‎ mo (your), with wika shortened as 'ka.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ka‧mo

PronounEdit

kamo

  1. (interrogative) Used to prompt someone to repeat what was said.
    Ano kamo?
    What did you say?

Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

kamó

  1. (Marinduque, in the plural) you
SynonymsEdit

UneapaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *kamo, variant of *kama or *kamʷa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kamo

  1. taro
    Synonym: kabiri

Further readingEdit

  • Terry Crowley et al, The Oceanic Languages (2013), page 370

Waray-WarayEdit

PronounEdit

kamó

  1. (in the plural) you
  2. (honorific singular) you

WaujaEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kamo

  1. sun
    Kamo inyatapai.
    [The] sun is hot.
    Kamo iya paponaku.
    [The] sun sets. (Lit., the sun enters [his] house.)
    Kamo putukapai paponanakutsa.
    [The] sun rises. (Lit., the sun emerges from [his] house.)
    Kamo tapokeheneingeu.
    [It] is twilight. (Lit., the sun disappears, is extinguished.)
    Kamo yumekepei.
    [The] sun is in eclipse. (Lit., the sun is menstruating.)
  2. time (of day)
    Kanai itsapai kamo?
    Q: What time is it? (Lit., Where [in the sky] is the sun?)
    Kamotojojokapai aitsu.
    A: We are at noon. (Lit., [The] sun is exactly straight [above] us.)
  3. wristwatch, clock, timepiece
    Okanutapiyaitsapai okamoja.
    On [his/her/its] wrist was [his/her/its] watch.

Usage notesEdit

  • When referring to the sun, kamo is obligatorily unpossessed. When referring to a wristwatch or clock, it can show possession.
  • Kamo is the heavenly body seen in the sky, and also a culture hero of ancient times, when the world was new. Kamo in Wauja stories is always a male figure, even though during a solar eclipse the sun is said to menstruate.

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


West Albay BikolEdit

PronounEdit

kamo

  1. (in the plural) you

YamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Malay kami (we), Amis kami (we).

PronounEdit

kamo

  1. (in the plural) you