Complete Definition of "dodo"

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English
Image:ExtinctDodoBird.jpeg|thumb|A dodo

Etymology
From Pg. doudo, “fool, simpleton, silly, stupid”.
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Noun
en-noun|pldodoes|pl2dodos

  1. A large, flightless bird, Raphus cucullatus, related to the pigeon, that is now extinct (since the 1600s) and was native to Mauritius.

#* As dead as a dodo.

  1. context|figurative A person or organisation which is very old or has very old-fashioned views or is not willing to change and adapt.

Scientific names
Raphus cucullatus

Derived terms
dead as a dodo, as dead as a dodo
dodoism
go the way of the dodo

Translations
trans-top|Raphus cucullatus
Bulgarian: додо m
Czech: dronte mauricijský m, blboun nejapný m, dodo m
Danish: dronte c
Dutch: t-|nl|dodo|m
Esperanto: {[t|eo|dodo}}, dronto
Finnish: drontti, t-|fi|dodo
French: t+|fr|dodo|m, dronte m
German: Dodo m, Dronte m, Doudo m, Dudu m
Greek: διδώ (dido) f, δοδώ (dodo) f
Hebrew: דודו (dodo) m
Hungarian: dodó, dodógalamb
Icelandic: dúdúfugl m
Ido: dronto, dodoo
Interlingua: t-|ia|dodo|xs=Interlingua
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Italian: t-|it|dodo|m, dronte m
Japanese: ドードー (dōdō)
Korean: 도도 (dodo)
Latin: raphus cucullatus
Norwegian: t+|no|dodo|m italbrac|Bokmål, dronte m italbrac|Nynorsk
Polish: t+|pl|dodo|m
Portuguese: dodó m italbrac|Portugal, dodô m italbrac|Brazil; dronte m
Russian: додо (dodó) m, дронт (dront) m
Spanish: t-|es|dodo|m, dronte m
Swedish: dront c
Tamil: டோடோ
Thai: THchar|โดโด้ (doh-dôh)
Turkish: dodo, Mauritius dodosu
Urdu: URchar|ڈو ڈو (dodo) m
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trans-top|old-fashioned person or institution
Dutch: t-|nl|dodo|m
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See also
didine
ratite

Category:Birds


Dutch

Pronunciation
IPA|/ˈdodo/

Noun
nl-noun2|m|’s|otje

  1. #English|Dodo, Raphus cucullatus.

nl-noun2|m|-|-

  1. context|Flemish|child language sleep|Sleep, nighty night.

#* Wil je dodo doen?
#** Do you want to go to sleep?


French

Pronunciation
IPA|/dɔˈdɔ/
SAMPA|/dO.dO/

Noun
fr-noun|m

  1. context|child language sleep|Sleep, kip.

#* Tu veux faire dodo?
#** Do you want to go to sleep?


Italian

Noun
it-noun|dod|m|o|i

  1. #English|dodo

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Revision and Credits for"dodo"
  • 2007-12-22 01:57 - Circeus - Change deprecated template, Replaced: {{fr-noun-reg|m}} → {{fr-noun|m}} [[Project:AutoWikiBrowser|AWB]]

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