TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

lo

  1. (international standards) ISO 639-1 language code for Lao.

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).
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

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

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

  • IPA(key): °/lo/°, /lo/°[1]
  • Rhymes: -o
  • Hyphenation: lo

Etymology 1Edit

From Vulgar Latin

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. ^ lo in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
  2. ^ 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 (lo5 / lo0, Zhuyin ˙ㄌㄛ)

  1. Hanyu Pinyin reading 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

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

  • IPA(key): /lu/, [lu]
  • Hyphenation: lo
  • Rhymes: -u

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.
    Ten-lo (tens)You have 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

As a masculine pronoun, from Latin illum, the accusative masculine singular of ille (that, that one). As an article or impersonal neuter pronoun, from Latin illud, the neuter singular 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 Old Swedish , from Old Norse lóa, derived from or related to Proto-Germanic *luhsaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lo c

  1. a lynx
    Synonym: lodjur

DeclensionEdit

Declension of lo 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lo lon loar loarna
Genitive los lons loars loarnas

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English law.

NounEdit

lo

  1. law

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (be concerned; worry about, SV: lự).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lo (𢗼, 𢥈)

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

Derived termsEdit

Derived terms

WelshEdit

NounEdit

lo m

  1. Soft mutation of llo.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
llo lo unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

NounEdit

lo m

  1. Soft mutation of glo.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
glo lo nglo unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

West MakianEdit

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

lo

  1. and
    Muhammad lo HasanMuhammad and Hasan
    namu de esi lo ifachicken eggs and kenari nuts
  2. (coordinating) and
    imaa me lo ido mehe made a grab for it and caught it
  3. forms composite numbers
    awoinye lo minyeeleven (literally, “ten and one”)
    atus siwe lo awoisiwe lo siwenine hundred and ninety-nine (literally, “nine hundred and ninety and nine”)

ReferencesEdit

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[5], Pacific linguistics

WestrobothnianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse  f. Cognate with Norwegian lo f, luv m, Old English wlōh f. Related to Old Norse lagðr m (tuft of wool or hair).

NounEdit

lo n

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

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German lōt, from Proto-West Germanic *laud.

NounEdit

lo n

  1. plummet

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse lófi, láfi (“threshing barn”). Cognate with Norwegian låve, Swedish loge.

NounEdit

lo m

  1. threshing barn
Derived termsEdit

WutunhuaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tibetan ལོ (lo).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lo

  1. year
    Synonym: nian

ReferencesEdit

  • Erika Sandman (2016) A Grammar of Wutun[6], University of Helsinki (PhD), →ISBN

XhosaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

  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.)

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

  1. this; class 3 proximal demonstrative.

Etymology 3Edit

PronounEdit

-lo

  1. Combining stem of lona.

YorubaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

  1. (transitive) to use; to engage; to exploit
Usage notesEdit
  • lo before a direct object
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

  1. to become parboiled (specifically relating to yam tubers in the process of making yam flour, èlùbọ́)
    Synonym: bọ̀
    èlùbọ́ ti The yam tuber used to prepare èlùbọ́ has become parboiled
Usage notesEdit
  • lo before a direct object
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

  1. to become bendable or flexible
    Synonym: rọ̀
Usage notesEdit
  • lo before a direct object
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

  1. to lose interest in something; to become disheartened
    Synonyms: , gọ́
Derived termsEdit

Zaniza ZapotecEdit

NounEdit

lo

  1. eye

ZhuangEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

ParticleEdit

lo (old orthography lo)

  1. Used at the end of a sentence to indicate a change of state or a new situation.
    • 2016, Gij Baujcingq Moq Caeuq Geij Bonj Gij Baujcingq Daeuzdaeuz [The New Testament with A Few Books of the Old Testament], Hong Kong: New Bridge Publishing Company Limited, →ISBN, Lizsij dih Gaihcij [Genesis] 1:3:
      Gajlaeng Cangqdiq naeuz: “Rongh!” Yiengq couh doq miz rongh lo.
      And God said, Let there be light: and there was light.
  2. Used at the end of a sentence to express affirmation or conclusiveness.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

lo (Sawndip form ⿰女卢, old orthography lo)

  1. (dialectal) daughter-in-law

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

lo (Sawndip form ⿰口卢, old orthography lo)

  1. (dialectal) to worry; to be anxious

ZouEdit

 
Lo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

  1. basket

ReferencesEdit

  • Lukram Himmat Singh (2013) A Descriptive Grammar of Zou, Canchipur: Manipur University, page 40

ZuluEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

lo

  1. this; class 1 proximal demonstrative.
InflectionEdit
Stem -ló
Full form
Locative kulo
Full form
Locative kulo
Copulative yilo
Possessive forms
Modifier Substantive
Class 1 walo owalo
Class 2 balo abalo
Class 3 walo owalo
Class 4 yalo eyalo
Class 5 lalo elalo
Class 6 alo awalo
Class 7 salo esalo
Class 8 zalo ezalo
Class 9 yalo eyalo
Class 10 zalo ezalo
Class 11 lwalo olwalo
Class 14 balo obalo
Class 15 kwalo okwalo
Class 17 kwalo okwalo

Etymology 2Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

lo

  1. this; class 3 proximal demonstrative.
InflectionEdit
Stem -ló
Full form
Locative kulo
Full form
Locative kulo
Copulative yilo
Possessive forms
Modifier Substantive
Class 1 walo owalo
Class 2 balo abalo
Class 3 walo owalo
Class 4 yalo eyalo
Class 5 lalo elalo
Class 6 alo awalo
Class 7 salo esalo
Class 8 zalo ezalo
Class 9 yalo eyalo
Class 10 zalo ezalo
Class 11 lwalo olwalo
Class 14 balo obalo
Class 15 kwalo okwalo
Class 17 kwalo okwalo

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

lo

  1. Combining stem of lona.

ReferencesEdit