EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English lo, loo, from Old English (exclamation of surprise, grief, or joy). Conflated in Middle English with lo! (interjection), a corruption of lok!, loke! (look!) (as in lo we! (look we!)). Cognate with Scots lo, lu (lo). See also look.

InterjectionEdit

lo

  1. (archaic) look, see, behold (in an imperative sense).
    • c. 1610-11, Shakespeare, William, The Tempest[1], act III, scene ii:
      Caliban: Lo, lo again! Bite him to death, I prithee.
    • 1925, Brewitt-Taylor, Charles Henry, Romance of the Three Kingdoms, translation of original by Luo Guanzhong:
      Emperor Ling went in state to the Hall of Virtue. As he drew near the throne, a rushing whirlwind arose in the corner of the hall and, lo! from the roof beams floated down a monstrous black serpent that coiled itself up on the very seat of majesty. The Emperor fell in a swoon.
    • 1959, Anthony Burgess, Beds in the East (The Malayan Trilogy), published 1972, page 588:
      "Tambi will be here in..." He computed carefully. "... in exactly twenty seconds." And, lo, Tambi appeared at that very moment.
SynonymsEdit
Related termsEdit
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Variant of low.

AdjectiveEdit

lo (not comparable)

  1. Informal spelling of low.
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

ContractionEdit

lo

  1. (colloquial) hello ('lo; see hallo)

AnagramsEdit


AragoneseEdit

PronounEdit

lo

  1. him (direct object)

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *lo, *illu, from Latin illud, neuter of ille.

ArticleEdit

lo n sg (masculine el, feminine la, masculine plural los, feminine plural les)

  1. (definite) the

PronounEdit

lo

  1. it (third-person singular neuter direct pronoun)

BasqueEdit

NounEdit

lo inan

  1. sleep

Derived termsEdit


CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Vulgar Latin *illu, from Latin illum, accusative of ille.

PronounEdit

lo (enclitic, contracted 'l, proclitic el, contracted proclitic l')

  1. him (direct object)
DeclensionEdit
Usage notesEdit
  • -lo is the full (plena) form of the pronoun. It is normally used after verbs ending with consonant or ⟨u⟩.
    Has d'ajudar-lo.You have to help him.

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin illum, from ille.

ArticleEdit

lo m (feminine la, masculine plural los, feminine plural les)

  1. (archaic or dialectal) the (definite article)
    Synonym: (standard) el

Further readingEdit


ChickasawEdit

PronounEdit

lo

  1. I

ChineseEdit

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

lo

  1. (neologism, mostly in compounds) Lolita fashion
    lo  ―  lo niáng  ―  a girl who regularly dresses in lolita fashion

Derived termsEdit


CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *lluɨɣ, from Proto-Celtic *lēgā. Cognate with Welsh llwy, Breton loa (Vannes dialect loé, lui).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lo f (plural loyow)

  1. spoon

EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lo (accusative singular lo-on, plural lo-oj, accusative plural lo-ojn)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter L.

See alsoEdit


GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See o. Compare Portuguese lo.

ArticleEdit

lo m sg (feminine singular la, masculine plural los, feminine plural las)

  1. Alternative form of o (the, masculine singular)
    Para seres forte debes come-lo caldo.
    You must eat the broth for growing strong.
Usage notesEdit

The l- forms of article are compulsorily used after the preposition por and adverb u. It is optional when the preceding word ends in -r or -s, after unstressed pronouns nos, vos and lles (when they are enclitc) of ambos, entrambos, todos, tras and copulative conjunction (e mais and tonic pronouns vós and nós followed by a numerical precision).

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

lo m (accusative)

  1. Alternative form of o (him)
Usage notesEdit

The l- forms of accusative third-person pronouns are used when the preceding word ends in -r or -s, and is suffixed to the preceding word.

Related termsEdit

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from co (this), to (that), based on la (the), ol (it).[1]

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

lo

  1. referring to a previous sentence or phrase, i.e. a fact rather than an object; it, the
    Il esas mortinta de tri monati, e vu ne savas lo!
    He's been dead for three months, and you didn't know it (that he's been dead for three months)!

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Progreso, VI, 238

IndonesianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Betawi Kota lo (you), from Hokkien (). Doublet of lu.

PronounEdit

lo

  1. (chiefly Jakarta, slang) Second-person singular pronoun: you, your, yours
    Oke, kalau lo baper, yuk cabut.[1]OK, if you are sensitive, let's go!

SynonymsEdit

Indonesian informal second-person pronouns:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2018, Yuni Astuti, Saipeh Baper, CV Jejak (Jejak Publisher) (→ISBN), page 53:

Etymology 2Edit

InterjectionEdit

lo

  1. Alternative spelling of loh.

ParticleEdit

lo

  1. Alternative spelling of loh.

Further readingEdit


InterlinguaEdit

PronounEdit

lo

  1. it, that (direct object)
    Tu lo audi? – Do you hear it?

Related termsEdit


ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From a Vulgar Latin *illu, from Latin illum, illud, the accusative singular of ille, by dropping il- and -m. [1]

ArticleEdit

Italian Definite Articles
singular plural
masculine il
lo/l'
i
gli
feminine  la/l' le

lo m sg (plural gli)

  1. The form of il that is used before the so-called impure consonants, that is, s+consonant (impure s), gn, pn, ps, x or z; before a vowel it becomes l'; the
    l’ossothe bone
    lo statothe state
    lo ziothe uncle

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin illum, the accusative singular of ille.

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

lo m sg (plural li, female la)

  1. (accusative) him
    Lo conosci?Do you know him?
  2. (accusative) it, this or that thing
    Synonym: ciò
    Quando te lo diedi.When I gave it to you.
See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Patota, Giuseppe (2002) Lineamenti di grammatica storica dell'italiano (in Italian), Bologna: il Mulino, →ISBN, page 123

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

lo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ろ゚
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ロ゚

LaboyaEdit

VerbEdit

lo

  1. to go
    Synonyms: kako, attu

ReferencesEdit

  • Rina, A. Dj.; Kabba, John Lado B. (2011), “lo”, in Kamus Bahasa Lamboya, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat [Dictionary of Lamboya Language, West Sumba Regency], Waikabubak: Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat, page 60

LashiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Lolo-Burmese [Term?], from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *laj. Cognates include Chinese (lái) and Burmese လာ (la).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lo

  1. (intransitive) to come

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Hkaw Luk (2017) A grammatical sketch of Lacid[2], Chiang Mai: Payap University (master thesis), page 16

LolopoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Loloish *ʔ-l(y)a¹ (Bradley), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan. Cognate with Sichuan Yi (hxa nie), Burmese လျှာ (hlya), S'gaw Karen ပျ့ၤ (plaȳ), Tedim Chin lei², Drung pvlai, Chepang ले (le).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lo 

  1. (Yao'an) tongue

LuxembourgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

lo

  1. Alternative form of elo

MalagasyEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lo

  1. rotten, spoiled

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

lo (Zhuyin ˙ㄌㄛ)

  1. Pinyin transcription of

Usage notesEdit

  • Almost all syllables transliterated from Chinese speech contain one of four diacritics indicating tone. This is one of the few syllables in the Chinese language that is transcribed only in a toneless form.

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *lō

NounEdit

 f or n

  1. clearing in a forest

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: lo (obsolete outside toponyms)

Further readingEdit

  • loo”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “loo”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN, page loo

NeapolitanEdit

PronounEdit

lo

  1. Alternative form of 'o

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

lo n (definite singular loet, uncountable)

  1. lint

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

lo

  1. past of le

Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Confer with Icelandic . May have something to do with Old Norse lagðr.

NounEdit

lo f (definite singular loa, indefinite plural loer, definite plural loene)

  1. woollen hairs that shed off knitted or woven fabrics
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

From Old Norse , lóa.

NounEdit

lo f (definite singular loa, indefinite plural loer, definite plural loene)

  1. any of various birds of the family Charadriidae, the plovers and dotterels
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse lóð f or n.

NounEdit

lo f (definite singular loa, indefinite plural loer, definite plural loene)

  1. (agriculture) a harvested (especially grain), that has been cut but not threshed
  2. (agriculture, collective) grain, husk and straw
  3. (agriculture) a grain harvest
  4. (agriculture, collective) hay

Etymology 4Edit

From Old Norse  f or n (a clearing in the forest).

NounEdit

lo f (definite singular loa, indefinite plural loer, definite plural loene)

  1. Used in placenames: meadow
    Synonyms: grasslette, eng
Related termsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

From Dutch and or Middle Low German.

NounEdit

lo m (definite singular loen, indefinite plural loar, definite plural loane)

  1. (nautical) part of a vessel whose side faces the wind
SynonymsEdit
AntonymsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lo (singular and plural lo)

  1. located or situated on the windy side

See alsoEdit

Etymology 6Edit

From Middle Low German lot (genitive lodes). Doublet of lodd.

NounEdit

lo f (definite singular loa, indefinite plural loer, definite plural loene)

  1. a shotgun shell
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 7Edit

Akin to Icelandic löð.

NounEdit

lo f (definite singular loa, indefinite plural loer, definite plural loene)

  1. a tool used to form the head of nails
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 8Edit

Of unknown origin.

NounEdit

lo n (definite singular loet, indefinite plural lo, definite plural loa)

  1. natural fertilizer
  2. dung

Etymology 9Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

lo

  1. past tense of le

Etymology 10Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

lo

  1. imperative of loa and loe

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • lou (Mistralian)
  • le (Toulouse, Massat)
  • eth (Gascon)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan lo, from Vulgar Latin *lo, *illu, from Latin illum.

PronunciationEdit

ArticleEdit

lo (feminine la, masculine plural los, feminine plural las)

  1. the; masculine singular definite article

Usage notesEdit

  • In the Provençal dialect, the masculine and feminine plural is lei.

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *lo, *illu, from Latin illum; compare Old Occitan lo.

ArticleEdit

lo

  1. (9th and 10th centuries) Alternative form of le; masculine singular oblique definite article

PronounEdit

lo

  1. (9th and 10th centuries) Alternative form of le; masculine singular object pronoun

Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *lo, *illu, from Latin illum; compare Old French lo.

ArticleEdit

lo (feminine la)

  1. the; masculine singular definite article

DescendantsEdit

  • Occitan: lo

PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese logo ("soon") and Spanish luego ("soon, later").

VerbEdit

lo

Indicates the future tense of a verb.

  1. shall
  2. will

PhaluraEdit

Etymology 1Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

lo (demonstrative, Perso-Arabic spelling لوۡ)

  1. that (agr: dist nom masc sg)

ReferencesEdit

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[3], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

lo (demonstrative, Perso-Arabic spelling لوۡ)

  1. it
  2. he (dist masc nom)

ReferencesEdit

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[4], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

See o.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

lo

  1. Alternative form of o (third-person masculine singular objective pronoun) used as an enclitic and mesoclitic following a verb form ending in a consonant (-z, -r and -s, but not -m); the consonant is elided and the preceding vowel takes an accent if necessary
    Contá-lo (contar)To tell it.
    Contámo-lo (contamos)We told it.
    Fi-lo (fiz)I did it.

Coordinate termsEdit

  • no (following a nasal vowel), o (following an oral vowel)

See alsoEdit

See Template:Portuguese personal pronouns for further pronouns.


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) lad

EtymologyEdit

From Latin lātus.

AdjectiveEdit

lo m (feminine singular loa, masculine plural los, feminine plural loas)

  1. (Sutsilvan) wide, broad

SynonymsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) lartg
  • (Puter, Vallader) larg

SilesianEdit

PrepositionEdit

lo

  1. by, at, on
  2. to
  3. for

Southern NdebeleEdit

Etymology 1Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronounEdit

lo

  1. this; class 1 proximal demonstrative.

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronounEdit

lo

  1. this; class 3 proximal demonstrative.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Vulgar Latin *lo, *illu. Masculine pronoun from Latin illum, singular masculine accusative of ille. Neuter article and pronoun form from Latin illud, neuter of ille. Compare Portuguese o.

PronunciationEdit

ArticleEdit

lo

  1. neuter definite article used to make abstract nouns from adjectives; the
    lo pobrethe poorness / what is poor / the poor thing

PronounEdit

lo

  1. accusative of él, ello, and usted (when referring to a man); him, it, you (formal)
    lo veoI see it
  2. impersonal neuter pronoun (clitic form of ello); it, that
    lo esThat’s it

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit


SwahiliEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

lo

  1. oh!

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German los, from or related to Old Saxon lioht (light).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lo cLua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. a lynx
    Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

DeclensionEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information..

NounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. law

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information..

PronunciationEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

VerbEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. to bother; to worry
  2. to attend to; to care for

Derived termsEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.


WelshEdit

NounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

MutationEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

NounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

MutationEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.


WestrobothnianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.. Cognate with Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information., Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information., Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.. Related to Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information..

NounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. fluff
  2. dust (of tissues)
  3. fringe of cloth and other textiles

Etymology 2Edit

From Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information., from Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information..

NounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. plummet

Etymology 3Edit

From Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information., Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.. Cognate with Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information., Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information..

NounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. threshing barn
Derived termsEdit

WutunhuaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information..

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. year
    Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

ReferencesEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.


XhosaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

  This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. this; Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

Etymology 2Edit

  This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. this; Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

Etymology 3Edit

PronounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. Combining stem of Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information..

Zaniza ZapotecEdit

NounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. eye

ZhuangEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

ParticleEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.
  2. Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information. daughter-in-law

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information. to worry; to be anxious

ZouEdit

 
Lo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. basket

ReferencesEdit

  • Lukram Himmat Singh (2013) Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information., Canchipur: Manipur University, page 40

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.


ZuluEdit

Etymology 1Edit

  This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. this; Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.
InflectionEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

Etymology 2Edit

  This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. this; Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.
InflectionEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information.

  1. Combining stem of Lua error: not enough memory. See Wiktionary:Lua memory errors for more information..

ReferencesEdit