See also: Koro, kōro, korō, and kòrò

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Buginese, Makasar, or Malay. See "Koro § Etymology and geographical background" at Wikipedia for a full discussion.

NounEdit

koro (uncountable)

  1. (psychology) A delusional syndrome found in Malay and southern Chinese populations, characterized by a belief that the subject's penis will retract into the abdomen and cause death.

AnagramsEdit


EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cor.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoro/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ko‧ro

NounEdit

koro (accusative singular koron, plural koroj, accusative plural korojn)

  1. heart
  2. clapper (tongue of a bell)

FijianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Central-Pacific *koro, from Proto-Oceanic *koro (compare Tongan kolo).

NounEdit

koro

  1. town
  2. village (use koro lailai to specify that it's smaller in size than a town)
  3. settlement

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoro/, [ˈko̞ro̞]
  • Rhymes: -oro
  • Syllabification: ko‧ro

Etymology 1Edit

Either a native word (compare kolo) or from Proto-Germanic *skurō.

NounEdit

koro

  1. (heraldry) line of partition, line
  2. (botany) open scar
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of koro (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative koro korot
genitive koron korojen
partitive koroa koroja
illative koroon koroihin
singular plural
nominative koro korot
accusative nom. koro korot
gen. koron
genitive koron korojen
partitive koroa koroja
inessive korossa koroissa
elative korosta koroista
illative koroon koroihin
adessive korolla koroilla
ablative korolta koroilta
allative korolle koroille
essive korona koroina
translative koroksi koroiksi
instructive koroin
abessive korotta koroitta
comitative koroineen
Possessive forms of koro (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person koroni koromme
2nd person korosi koronne
3rd person koronsa

Etymology 2Edit

Back-formation from korottaa.

NounEdit

koro

  1. (ballistics) elevation (angle)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of koro (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative koro korot
genitive koron korojen
partitive koroa koroja
illative koroon koroihin
singular plural
nominative koro korot
accusative nom. koro korot
gen. koron
genitive koron korojen
partitive koroa koroja
inessive korossa koroissa
elative korosta koroista
illative koroon koroihin
adessive korolla koroilla
ablative korolta koroilta
allative korolle koroille
essive korona koroina
translative koroksi koroiksi
instructive koroin
abessive korotta koroitta
comitative koroineen
Possessive forms of koro (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person koroni koromme
2nd person korosi koronne
3rd person koronsa

AnagramsEdit


FurEdit

NounEdit

koro (plurale tantum)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Angelika Jakobi, A Fur Grammar: Phonology, Morphophonology, and Morphology (1990)
  • Arthur Charles Beaton, A grammar of the Fur language (1968)

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

koro

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ころ

LinduEdit

NounEdit

koro

  1. body
  2. self

MaoriEdit

NounEdit

koro (used in the form koro-a)

  1. grandfather

NamaEdit

Nama cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : koro

NumeralEdit

koro

  1. five

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

koro f

  1. vocative singular of kora

Rapa NuiEdit

NounEdit

koro

  1. (archaic) father

Usage notesEdit

Considered archaic; the following are preferred: