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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin corpus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkorpo/
  • Hyphenation: kor‧po
  • Rhymes: -orpo
  • (file)

NounEdit

korpo (accusative singular korpon, plural korpoj, accusative plural korpojn)

  1. body

Derived termsEdit


IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Esperanto korpoEnglish corpsFrench corpsGerman KörperItalian corpoRussian ко́рпус (kórpus)Spanish cuerpo, ultimately from Latin corpus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

korpo (plural korpi)

  1. body
  2. (military) corps
    Synonym: armeokorpo

Derived termsEdit


PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortened form of korporacja (multinational company).

NounEdit

korpo n

  1. (slang, derogatory) multinational company

Usage notesEdit

Captures the stereotype of jobs in multinationals being well paid, but boring and having an unpleasant work environment.

DeclensionEdit

Indeclinable.