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See also: Luo, luó, luò, luō, luǒ, lu'o, and Luò

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French louer.

NounEdit

luo (uncountable, accusative luon)

  1. rent

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:luo.


FinnishEdit

(index lu)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈluo(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -uo
  • Hyphenation: luo

Etymology 1Edit

PostpositionEdit

luo

  1. (of movement) to, (with a person's home or some such as an object) to ('s place):
InflectionEdit
SynonymsEdit
AntonymsEdit
Related termsEdit
  • See the inflection table.

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

luo

  1. Third-preson singular indicative present form of luoda.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

luo

  1. Indicative present connegative form of luoda.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of luoda.
    • Luo!
      • Create!
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of luoda.
    • Älä luo!
      • Don't create!

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Back-formed from the compounds (e.g. abluō), hence doublet of original lavō.

VerbEdit

luō (present infinitive luere, perfect active luī); third conjugation, no passive

  1. I wash.
  2. I cleanse, purge.
InflectionEdit
   Conjugation of luo (third conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present luō luis luit luimus luitis luunt
imperfect luēbam luēbās luēbat luēbāmus luēbātis luēbant
future luam luēs luet luēmus luētis luent
perfect luī luistī luit luimus luistis luērunt, luēre
pluperfect lueram luerās luerat luerāmus luerātis luerant
future perfect luerō lueris luerit luerimus lueritis luerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present luam luās luat luāmus luātis luant
imperfect luerem luerēs lueret luerēmus luerētis luerent
perfect luerim luerīs luerit luerīmus luerītis luerint
pluperfect luissem luissēs luisset luissēmus luissētis luissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present lue luite
future luitō luitō luitōte luuntō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives luere luisse
participles luēns
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
luere luendī luendō luendum

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *lewh₃- (to cut off, separate, free). Cognate with Ancient Greek λύω (lúō), English loose.

VerbEdit

luō (present infinitive luere, perfect active luī); third conjugation, no passive

  1. I expiate.
  2. I pay.
  3. I suffer.
  4. I satisfy.
InflectionEdit
   Conjugation of luo (third conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present luō luis luit luimus luitis luunt
imperfect luēbam luēbās luēbat luēbāmus luēbātis luēbant
future luam luēs luet luēmus luētis luent
perfect luī luistī luit luimus luistis luērunt, luēre
pluperfect lueram luerās luerat luerāmus luerātis luerant
future perfect luerō lueris luerit luerimus lueritis luerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present luam luās luat luāmus luātis luant
imperfect luerem luerēs lueret luerēmus luerētis luerent
perfect luerim luerīs luerit luerīmus luerītis luerint
pluperfect luissem luissēs luisset luissēmus luissētis luissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present lue luite
future luitō luitō luitōte luuntō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives luere luisse
participles luēns
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
luere luendī luendō luendum
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • luo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • luo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “luo”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • luo” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be punished for a thing, expiate it: poenam luere (alicuius rei) (Sull. 27. 76)
    • to atone for something by..: luere aliquid aliqua re (De Sen. 20)
  • Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, ISBN 0195083458
  • Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume II, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 681

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

luo

  1. Nonstandard spelling of luō.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of luó.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of luǒ.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of luò.

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.

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

luo m (plural luo)

  1. Luo (member of a tribal group in eastern Africa)
  2. Luo (a language spoken by the Luo people)