See also: kuò, kuǒ, and ku'o

EsperantoEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

kuo (accusative singular kuon, plural kuoj, accusative plural kuojn)

  1. the letter q (upper case: Q), seventeenth letter of the Latin alphabet

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

kuo

  1. Nonstandard spelling of kuò.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Middle DutchEdit

NounEdit

kuo

  1. (rare) Alternative spelling of coe

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *kū, from Proto-Germanic *kūz, whence also Old Saxon , Old Dutch kuo, Old English , Old Norse kýr.

NounEdit

kuo f

  1. cow

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: kuo

ZouEdit

Zou cardinal numbers
 <  8 9 10  > 
    Cardinal : kuo

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Kuki-Chin *kua, from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-kwa. Cognates include Hakka (kiú) and Burmese ကိုး (kui:).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

kúo

  1. nine

ReferencesEdit

  • Lukram Himmat Singh (2013) A Descriptive Grammar of Zou, Canchipur: Manipur University, page 51