See also: Zo, zo-, זו‎, źo, , žo, , and zó-

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

zo (plural zos)

  1. Alternative spelling of dzo

AnagramsEdit


CimbrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from both Proto-Germanic *ta and *tō. Cognate with German zu; see there for more.

PrepositionEdit

zo (Luserna)

  1. to
  2. regarding

ReferencesEdit


DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch , from Old Dutch , from Proto-West Germanic *swā, from a merger of Proto-Germanic *swa and *swē.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /zoː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: zo
  • Rhymes: -oː

AdverbEdit

zo

  1. so, thus, like that/this
    Is het zo goed, of wil je nog meer?
    Is it good like this, or do you want more?
  2. so, that, to such an extent
    Het is hier zo koud dat ik sta te beven.
    It is so cold here that I'm standing here shaking.
    Echt? Zo koud is het niet, hoor.
    Really? It's not that cold.
  3. (zo ... als) as .. as
    zo groot als een huis
    as big as a house
  4. soon, right away
    Ik zal je zo komen helpen, ik ben nu even bezig.
    I will come and help you soon, I'm busy right now.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: so
  • Javindo: so
  • Jersey Dutch:
  • Negerhollands: soo, so, sa
  • Petjo: so, soo, zo, zoo
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: so

ConjunctionEdit

zo

  1. (formal) if
    Heeft u bezwaren? Zo ja, gelieve te verduidelijken.
    Do you have any objections? If so, please elaborate.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: so
  • Negerhollands: soo, so

EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zo (accusative singular zo-on, plural zo-oj, accusative plural zo-ojn)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter Z.

See alsoEdit


Haitian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French os (bones). In French, the plural word os is commonly preceded by a word, such as aux, les or mes, whose final s or x is not pronounced except before vowels, where it is pronounced /z/. As a result, os was reanalyzed as beginning with /z/.

NounEdit

zo

  1. bone

DescendantsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

zo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of
  2. Rōmaji transcription of

Louisiana Creole FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

zo

  1. Alternative form of vouzòt

RohingyaEdit

VerbEdit

zo

  1. to go

SlovakEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

zo

  1. from

Usage notesEdit

  • Followed by the genitive case.
  • The standard form is z. The zo form is used before words starting with the letters z, ž, s, š and certain consonant clusters.

Further readingEdit

  • zo in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Torres Strait CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English jaw.

NounEdit

zo

  1. chin

XhosaEdit

PronounEdit

-zo

  1. Combining stem of zona.

YolaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English so, from Old English swā, from Proto-West Germanic *swā.

AdverbEdit

zo

  1. so

ReferencesEdit

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith

ZuluEdit

PronounEdit

-zo

  1. Combining stem of zona.