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EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • loafer (see that entry for more)

EtymologyEdit

From American Spanish lobo (wolf).

NounEdit

lobo (plural lobos)

  1. (Western US dialects) A wolf.
    • 1983, David Earl Brown, The Wolf in the Southwest: the making of an endangered species:
      We used to pay a $20.00 bounty a head on lobos for a good many years, but stopped it because it was abused. Lobo scalps from Arizona, [...]
    • 2001, Joseph A. West, Johnny Blue and the Hanging Judge, page 43:
      "That may be so," Donnelly allowed, "but there desperate men around these parts, especially wolfers who have been collecting bounties for lobo scalps since the big snows of the Hard Winter."

Usage notesEdit

  • Often used in compound with "wolf": "lobo wolf".

AnagramsEdit


EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

lobo (accusative singular lobon, plural loboj, accusative plural lobojn)

  1. (biology) lobe

Derived termsEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese lobo, from Latin lupus.

NounEdit

lobo m (plural lobos)

  1. wolf

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

lobo m (plural lobi)

  1. (anatomy, botany, architecture) lobe

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

PortugueseEdit

 
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Um lobo.

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese lobo, from Latin lupus (wolf), from an Osco-Umbrian language, from Proto-Italic *lukʷos, metathesis of Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lobo m (plural lobos, feminine loba, feminine plural lobas)

  1. wolf (a wild canid)
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From New Latin lobus, from Ancient Greek λοβός (lobós, earlobe).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lobo m (plural lobos)

  1. (anatomy) lobe (division of the brain)
Derived termsEdit

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin lupus, from an Osco-Umbrian language, from Proto-Italic *lukʷos, metathesis of Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lobo m (plural lobos, feminine loba)

  1. wolf

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit


TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Referring to wolf, from Spanish lobo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lobo

  1. balloon
  2. wolf

ZuluEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

lobo

  1. that; class 14 distal demonstrative.

InflectionEdit

Stem -lóbo
Full form lóbo
Locative kulobo
Full form lóbo
Locative kulobo
Copulative yilobo
Possessive forms
Modifier Substantive
Class 1 walobo owalobo
Class 2 balobo abalobo
Class 3 walobo owalobo
Class 4 yalobo eyalobo
Class 5 lalobo elalobo
Class 6 alobo awalobo
Class 7 salobo esalobo
Class 8 zalobo ezalobo
Class 9 yalobo eyalobo
Class 10 zalobo ezalobo
Class 11 lwalobo olwalobo
Class 14 balobo obalobo
Class 15 kwalobo okwalobo
Class 17 kwalobo okwalobo

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