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English

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Old English pāwa, from West Germanic, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] pāvo. Cognate with Dutch pauw, German Pfau.

Noun

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Singular
po

Plural
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po ({{{1}}})
  1. (obsolete) A peacock.

Etymology 2

From French pot.

Noun

Singular
po

Plural
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po ({{{1}}})
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A chamberpot.

Albanian

Participle

po

  1. yes

Conjunction

po

  1. but

Synonyms


Bosnian

Adverb

po

  1. half

Preposition

po

  1. about
  2. by
  3. at
  4. on
  5. upon
  6. to
  7. along
  8. round
  9. during
  10. according to
  11. after

Chickasaw

Pronoun

po

  1. our

Croatian

Etymology 1

From pol, from Old Church Slavonic полъ (polŭ), from Proto-Slavic *polъ.

Adverb

po

  1. half

Etymology 2

From Old Church Slavonic по (po), from Proto-Slavic *po, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂(e)po.

Preposition

po

  1. about
  2. along
  3. after
  4. at
  5. by
  6. during
  7. for
  8. from
  9. in
  10. on
  11. per
  12. round
  13. through
  14. upon

Czech

Pronunciation

Preposition

po

  1. after

Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

po m.

  1. chamber pot

Guaraní

Cardinal number

po

  1. five

Lojban

Cmavo

po

  1. belonging to or being uniquely associated with (contrary to pe, the association has to be unique to the object)

Related terms


Mandarin

Pinyin

po (form of po0 or po5)

  1. :

Pinyin syllable

po

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of four tones, , , , or .

Usage notes

English transcriptions of Chinese speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Chinese language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.


Polish

Preposition

po [[Category:Template:lang:pl prepositions|po]]

  1. after
  2. on
  3. along
  4. round
  5. according to

Serbian

Adverb

po

  1. half

Preposition

po

  1. about
  2. by
  3. at
  4. on
  5. upon
  6. to
  7. along
  8. round
  9. during
  10. according to
  11. after

Cyrillic spelling


Slovene

Preposition

po

  1. about
  2. according to
  3. (with adverb) in the manner of

Spanish

Etymology

From pues

Interjection

po

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) emphatical
    • ¡Si po! - 'Yes, of course!'
    • ¡Ya, po! - 'Come on!'

Synonyms

Usage notes

Always used at the end of a the sentence.

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