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Ko
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English

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Etymology

Borrowed from Japanese ? (k?).

Noun

ko (plural ko)

  1. (game of Go) A local shape to which the ko rule applies; a ko shape.
    Black gets an easy game by just filling the ko.
  2. (game of Go) ko fight
    Black wins the ko easily.
  3. (game of Go) a stone in a ko in atari, a ko stone
    Black recaptures the ko and white has to find another ko threat.

Derived terms

Translations

Anagrams


Aiwoo

Verb

ko

  1. to lie down

References


Bambara

Etymology 1

Pronunciation

Verb

ko

  1. to say

Etymology 2

Pronunciation

Verb

ko

  1. to wash

References


Danish

Etymology

From Old Norse kýr (East dialect ko, compare Swedish ko), from Proto-Germanic *k?z, from Proto-Indo-European *gws ("cow").

Noun

ko c (singular definite koen, plural indefinite køer)

  1. cow

Declension

References


Esperanto

Pronunciation

  • (file)

Noun

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

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

See also


Ewe

Verb

ko

  1. to laugh

French

Noun

ko m (plural ko)

  1. Abbreviation of kilooctet (kilobyte)

Guanano

Noun

ko

  1. water
  2. medicine
  3. relative, fellow Kotiria

References

  • Kristine Stenzel, A Reference Grammar of Kotiria (Wanano)

Guarani

Determiner

ko

  1. this

Hawaiian

Alternative forms

Preposition

ko

  1. of, belonging to first part of possessive constructions, o-type
    ko m?kou hale - our house
    ko ke kumu ka?a - the teacher's car

See also


Indonesian

Pronoun

ko

  1. (Java, slang) Second-person singular pronoun: you, your, yours

Synonyms

Indonesian informal second-person pronouns:


Japanese

Romanization

ko

  1. R?maji transcription of ?
  2. R?maji transcription of ?

Kalasha

Adverb

ko

  1. why

Interjection

ko

  1. why

Noun

ko

  1. why

Kamta

Etymology

From Sanskrit (katháyati). Cognate with Assamese ? (ko), Sylheti (xooa), Bengali (kôoya), Hindustani ? (kahn?) / ?(kahn?).

Verb

ko (transliteration needed)

  1. say
  2. tell
    O? mök koisil.
    He told me
  3. speak
    kotha ko - speak
Conjugation

Karelian

Particle

ko

  1. like, as

Kirikiri

Noun

ko

  1. woman

Further reading

Bill Palmer, The Languages and Linguistics of the New Guinea Area (->ISBN, 2017), page 531, table 95, Comparative basic vocabulary in Lakes Plain Languages


Latvian

Pronoun

ko (interrogative)

  1. accusative of kas: what, who
    ko tu gribi apskat?t? - what would you like to see?

ko (relative)

  1. accusative of kas: that
    teksts, ko tu lasi - the text that you're reading
  2. accusative of kas: what, who
    tas ir tas, ko es dom?ju - that is what I mean
  3. accusative of kas: which

Interjection

ko

  1. sorry?
  2. pardon?
  3. what?

Lithuanian

Pronoun

ko

  1. what

Maaka

Noun

ko

  1. head

References


Maori

Particle

ko

  1. Placed at the beginning of nominative phrases to signify that they are declarative

Mapudungun

Noun

ko (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. water

References

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.
  • Estudios de lengua y cultura amerindias II (1998) (spells it )

Min Nan

Adjective

ko (POJ, traditional and simplified ?)

  1. high
  2. tall

Usage notes

It is nearly always used exclusively as part of a name or compound.

Derived terms

Noun

ko (POJ, traditional and simplified ?)

  1. paste; cream

Usage notes

It is nearly always used exclusively as part of a name or compound.

Derived terms


Norman

Alternative forms

  • co (Jersey, Guernsey, Normandy)

Etymology

From Old French col, from Latin collum ("neck").

Noun

ko m (plural kos)

  1. (Sark, anatomy) neck

Nyishi

Alternative forms

Etymology

From Proto-Tani *ko:.

Noun

ko

  1. child
  2. son

References

  • P. T. Abraham (2005) A Grammar of Nyishi Language[1], Delhi: Farsight Publishers and Distributors

Old Norse

Noun

ko ?

  1. (East dialect) cow

See also

References


Pali

Alternative forms

Pronoun

ko

  1. masculine nominative singular of ka

Rapa Nui

Interjection

ko

  1. exclamation suggesting a personal reaction

Usage notes

For non-personal judgment, consider using ka.

Particle

ko

  1. particle prefixed to names as a determinative

Rawa

Adverb

ko

  1. again

References


Serbo-Croatian

Etymology 1

From Proto-Slavic *k?to, from Proto-Indo-European *k?os, *k?id, (compare *k?is).

Alternative forms

Pronunciation

Pronoun

k? (Cyrillic spelling )

  1. (Serbia, Bosnia, interrogatively) who
    (t)ko si ti? - who are you
  2. (Serbia, Bosnia, relative and indefinite pronoun)
    bilo (t)ko - anybody, anyone
    malo (t)ko - very few people
    onaj (t)ko - he who, whoever
Declension

Etymology 2

From k?o.

Contraction

ko (Cyrillic spelling )

  1. (colloquial) contraction of k?o
Related terms

References

  • "ko" in Hrvatski jezi?ni portal
  • "ko" in Hrvatski jezi?ni portal

Slovene

Etymology 1

See Serbo-Croatian ako.

Pronunciation

Conjunction

ko

  1. when (at the time that)

Etymology 2

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Conjunction

ko

  1. (colloquial) Alternative form of kot

Swahili

Particle

ko

  1. indefinite / nonspecific locative class suffix, indefinite place indicator
    Eliud yuko Kenya
    Eliud is (there) in Kenya

Inflection

See also

  • po: definite place indicator
  • mo: "inside" of a definite place indicator

Swedish

Etymology

From Old Norse ko, from East Old Norse ko, from Proto-Germanic *k?z, from Proto-Indo-European *gws ("cow"). Cognate with Old West Norse kýr and English cow.

Pronunciation

Noun

ko c

  1. cow; female cattle
    Många kor bor i stall under vinterhalvåret
    Many cows live in stables during the winter.
  2. a female member of a number of other species, such as elk
    Jag såg en älgko och hennes kalv när jag var i skogen.
    I saw an elk cow and her calf when I was in the forest.

Declension

Declension of ko 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ko kon kor korna
Genitive kos kons kors kornas

Related terms

See also

References


Tagalog

Pronunciation

IPA(key): /'ko/

Pronoun

ko

  1. by me
    Ang bola ay sinalo ko.
    The ball was caught by me.
  2. of me
    Ang bahay ko.
    My house.
  3. me
    Sa taas ko.
    Above me

See also


Taworta

Noun

ko

  1. egg

Further reading

Bill Palmer, The Languages and Linguistics of the New Guinea Area (->ISBN, 2017), page 531, table 95, Comparative basic vocabulary in Lakes Plain Languages


Tocharian A

Etymology

From Proto-Tocharian, from Proto-Indo-European *gws ("cow"). Compare Tocharian B keu, English cow.

Noun

ko

  1. cow

Tuvaluan

Particle

ko

  1. present perfect tense marker, inserted immediately before the relevant verb

Vietnamese

Alternative forms

Adverb

ko

  1. (informal) Abbreviation of không.

Volapük

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish con ("with").

Preposition

ko

  1. with

West Frisian

Etymology

From Old Frisian k?, from Proto-Germanic *k?z, from Proto-Indo-European *gws.

Pronunciation

Noun

ko c (plural kij, diminutive koke)

  1. cow

Derived terms

Further reading

  • "ko", in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

Wolof

Pronoun

ko

  1. him/her/it (third-person singular object pronoun)

See also


Xhosa

Pronoun

-ko

  1. Combining stem of kona.

Zazaki

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): ['ko]
  • Hyphenation: ko

Etymology

From Persian (kuh).

Noun

ko m

  1. (geography) mountain

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