See also: való, válo, and váló

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin vallis, English vale/valley, etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [ˈvalo]
  • Rhymes: -alo
  • Hyphenation: va‧lo

NounEdit

valo (accusative singular valon, plural valoj, accusative plural valojn)

  1. (geography) valley, vale

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *valo, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *waĺɜ. Cognates include dialectal Finnish valu (light), Estonian valu (light (poetic)), Erzya валдо (valdo, light), Komi-Permyak волявны (voljavny, shine) and Hungarian világ (light). Compare also Finnish valkea (white, fire, bright), Estonian valgus (light), from *walke.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɑlo/, [ˈʋɑlo̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑlo
  • Syllabification(key): va‧lo

NounEdit

valo

  1. light (visible electromagnetic radiation)
  2. a light source, a lamp; a signal light

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of valo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative valo valot
genitive valon valojen
partitive valoa valoja
illative valoon valoihin
singular plural
nominative valo valot
accusative nom. valo valot
gen. valon
genitive valon valojen
partitive valoa valoja
inessive valossa valoissa
elative valosta valoista
illative valoon valoihin
adessive valolla valoilla
ablative valolta valoilta
allative valolle valoille
essive valona valoina
translative valoksi valoiksi
instructive valoin
abessive valotta valoitta
comitative valoineen
Possessive forms of valo (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person valoni valomme
2nd person valosi valonne
3rd person valonsa

Derived termsEdit

CompoundsEdit


GalicianEdit

 
Valos delimiting and protecting the fields, Muxía, Galicia

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vallum (wall).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

valo m (plural valos)

  1. wall, rampart or fence which separates two pieces of land or a house perimeter
    Synonyms: cerca, cerrado, muro, valado

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • valo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • valo” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • valo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • valo” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • valo” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Esperanto valo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

valo (plural vali)

  1. (geography) valley, vale

IngrianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finnic *valo. Cognates include Finnish valo and Estonian valu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

valo

  1. light (visible radiation)
DeclensionEdit
Declension of valo (type 4/koivu, no gradation, gemination)
singular plural
nominative valo valot
genitive valon valloin, valoloin
partitive valloa valoja, valoloja
illative valloo valloi, valoloihe
inessive valos valois, valolois
elative valost valoist, valoloist
allative valolle valoille, valoloille
adessive valol valoil, valoloil
ablative valolt valoilt, valoloilt
translative valoks valoiks, valoloiks
essive valonna, valloon valoinna, valoloinna, valloin, valoloin
exessive1) valont valoint, valoloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

Etymology 2Edit

Related to Votic valo. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

valo

  1. dung, manure
DeclensionEdit
Declension of valo (type 4/koivu, no gradation, gemination)
singular plural
nominative valo valot
genitive valon valloin, valoloin
partitive valloa valoja, valoloja
illative valloo valloi, valoloihe
inessive valos valois, valolois
elative valost valoist, valoloist
allative valolle valoille, valoloille
adessive valol valoil, valoloil
ablative valolt valoilt, valoloilt
translative valoks valoiks, valoloiks
essive valonna, valloon valoinna, valoloinna, valloin, valoloin
exessive1) valont valoint, valoloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 82
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 637

KarelianEdit

Regional variants of valo
North Karelian
(Viena)
valo
South Karelian
(Tver)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *valo. Cognates include Finnish valo and Estonian valu.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɑlo/
  • Hyphenation: va‧lo

NounEdit

valo (genitive valon, partitive valuo)

  1. (North Karelian) light

DeclensionEdit

Viena Karelian declension of valo (type 1/tyttö, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative valo valot
genitive valon valojen
partitive valuo valoja
illative valoh valoloih
inessive valošša valoloissa
elative valošta valoloista
adessive valolla valoloilla
ablative valolta valoloilta
translative valokši valoloiksi
essive valona valoloina
comitative valoloineh
comitative valotta valoloitta
Possessive forms of valo
1st person valoni
2nd person valoš
3rd person valoh
*) Possessive forms are very rare for adjectives and only used in substantivised clauses.

ReferencesEdit

  • P. M. Zaykov et al. (2015), “свет”, in Venäjä-Viena Šanakirja [Russian-Viena Karelian Dictionary], →ISBN

MalagasyEdit

Malagasy cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : valo

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu, from Proto-Austronesian *walu.

NumeralEdit

valo

  1. eight

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vallum.

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -alu
  • Hyphenation: va‧lo

NounEdit

valo m (plural valos)

  1. entrenchment, ditch (a fortification constructed of trenches)