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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Abbreviation of sandwich (pronounced "sangwich") + -o (colloquialising suffix). Australian from 1940s.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sango (plural sangos or sangoes)

  1. (dated, Australia, informal, colloquial) A sandwich. [From 1940s.]
Usage notesEdit

Now more common is sanger.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Macquarie Slang Dictionary lists sanger, with sango under “also”.

Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

sango (plural sangos)

  1. (Britain) A rudimentary wooden bridge in India.
    • 1824, Alexander Gerard, Journal of an Excursion through the Himalayah Mountains, from Shipke to the Frontiers of Chinese Tartary, David Brewster (editor), The Edinburgh Journal of Science, Volume 1: April—October, page 219,
      We crossed it and another stream a little above their union by a couple of bad sangos, and ascended from its bed by a rocky footpath, winding amongst extensive forests of oak, yew, pine, and horse chesnut, to Camp.
    • 1865, Henry Astbury Leveson, The Hunting Grounds of the Old World, page 459,
      Four large mountain torrents, the Dangalee, Dubrane, Loarnad, and Rindee Gadh, join the Ganges from the left bank, and have to be crossed by sangos.

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Bikol CentralEdit

NounEdit

sango

  1. odor; smell; whiff

EsperantoEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Italian sangue, from Latin sanguis.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsanɡo/
  • IPA(key): /ˈsaŋɡo/ (considered by some to be incorrect)
  • Hyphenation: san‧go

NounEdit

sango (uncountable, accusative sangon)

  1. blood

Derived termsEdit


FrenchEdit

NounEdit

sango m (plural sangos)

  1. Sango

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Esperanto sango, from French sang, Italian sangue, Spanish sangre, ultimately from Latin sanguis.

NounEdit

sango (uncountable)

  1. blood

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

sango

  1. Rōmaji transcription of さんご