IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch colonne, from French colonne, from Old French colonne, columne, from Latin columna. Doublet of kolom.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [koˈlonə]
  • Hyphenation: ko‧lo‧nê

NounEdit

kolonê (first-person possessive koloneku, second-person possessive kolonemu, third-person possessive kolonenya)

  1. (military) column: a body of troops or army vehicles, usually strung out along a road.

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TokelauanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English colony.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ko.ˈlo.ne/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧lo‧ne

NounEdit

kolone

  1. colony

VerbEdit

kolone

  1. (stative) to be colonised

ReferencesEdit

  • R. Simona, editor (1986) Tokelau Dictionary[1], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 165