EnglishEdit

NounEdit

o- (O negative)

  1. A blood type that has no antigens. It lacks the A, B and Rh factors on the blood cells. It is the universal donor for blood and can give blood to any blood type, but can only receive O- blood.

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. (organic chemistry) ortho-

See alsoEdit


BasqueEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. combining form of ogi (bread)

Usage notesEdit

  • If the following element of the compound starts with b or g, these change to p and k respectively. If the following element starts with a vowel, s or z, the combining form ot- is used instead.

CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *o(b), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ebʰi. See o.

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. around, all around
  2. A complete action, a perfective verb
  3. Something else.

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • o-/ob(e)- in Slovník afixů užívaných v češtině, 2017

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

o-

  1. Rōmaji transcription of

LakotaEdit

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Forms nouns from some verbs.
    o- + ‎wótA (to eat) → ‎owóte (dining room)
    o- + ‎yuŋkÁ (to lie, recline) → ‎oyúŋke (a bed)

Northern NdebeleEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Second-person singular relative concord.

Etymology 2Edit

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

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Class 1 relative concord.

Etymology 3Edit

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

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Class 3 relative concord.

OjibweEdit

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. A prefix denoting the third person

Usage notesEdit

o- is the unmarked form, and appears before stems that begin with a consonant. It may be omitted in many contexts.

Alternative formsEdit

See alsoEdit

PreverbEdit

o-

  1. go somewhere to do something, go over there to
    Mii go imaa ziigigamideg, mii imaa o-gondaabiiginag zhingobaandag.
    If it boiled over, I dipped the bough in the kettle.

Alternative formsEdit

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *o(b), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ebʰi. See o.

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. prefix indicating a perfective verb

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • o- in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *o(b)-. Prefixed form of the preposition o.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Forms perfective verbs with the following meanings:
    1. (no change in meaning)
      o- + ‎čístiti (to clean) → ‎očístiti (to clean)
    2. around, past, avoiding
      o- + ‎čŕtati (to draw) → ‎očŕtati (to outline)
      o- + ‎īti (to go) → ‎obíti (to go around, to bypass)
    3. to stay, to remain
      o- + ‎sedẹ́ti (to sit) → ‎obsedẹ́ti (to stay sitting)

Derived termsEdit


Southern NdebeleEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Second-person singular relative concord.

Etymology 2Edit

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

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Class 1 relative concord.

Etymology 3Edit

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

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Class 3 relative concord.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish ō-, from Old Norse ú-, ó-, from Proto-Germanic *un-, from the Proto-Indo-European *n̥- whence also Greek α- (a-) and English un-.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. added to adjectives to yield their opposites.
  2. added to nouns to mean lack or being without.

Derived termsEdit


TaosEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. (transitive) First person singular subject + third person duoplural object.
  2. (transitive) Second person singular subject + third person singular object.

TernateEdit

PronounEdit

o-

  1. he (proclitic)

ReferencesEdit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001). A Descriptive Study of the Language of Ternate, the Northern Moluccas, Indonesia. University of Pittsburgh.

VolapükEdit

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. denotes future tense in verbs and adverbs
    o- + ‎penob (I write.) → ‎openob (I will write.)
    o- + ‎adelo (today) → ‎odelo (tomorrow)

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Soft mutation of go-.

MutationEdit

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

XhosaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Second-person singular relative concord.

Etymology 2Edit

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

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Class 1 relative concord.

Etymology 3Edit

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

PrefixEdit

o-

  1. Class 3 relative concord.

ZuluEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From a- (relative) +‎ u- (second person singular).

PrefixEdit

ṓ-

  1. Second-person singular relative concord.

Etymology 2Edit

From a- (relative) +‎ u- (class 1).

PrefixEdit

ṓ-

  1. Class 1 relative concord.

Etymology 3Edit

From a- (augment) +‎ bo- (class 2a).

PrefixEdit

ô-

  1. Class 2a noun prefix.

Etymology 4Edit

From a- (relative) +‎ u- (class 3).

PrefixEdit

ṓ-

  1. Class 3 relative concord.

ReferencesEdit