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God created the first man, whom he called Adam. Then God created a woman, whom ho named Eve; and this man and woman were given the power from Jehovah God to reproduce their kind, that is to say, to cause conception and birth of children.
Joseph Franklin Rutherford

Meaning of "ho" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD HO

Of imitative origin; compare Old Norse hó, Old French ho! halt!.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF HO

ho  [həʊ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HO

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ho is an exclamation.
Exclamation is an expression or voice that reflects an emotion or exaltation.

WHAT DOES HO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of ho in the English dictionary

The definition of ho in the dictionary is Also: ho-ho. an imitation or representation of the sound of a deep laugh. Other definition of ho is an exclamation used to attract attention, announce a destination, etc.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HO

ho hum
ho-ho
ho-hum
ho.
hoactzin
hoagie
hoar
hoard
hoarder
hoarding
hoarfrost
hoarhead
hoarhound
hoarier
hoariest
hoarily
hoariness

Synonyms and antonyms of ho in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ho» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HO

Find out the translation of ho to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ho from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ho» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ho
570 millions of speakers

English

ho
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हो
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حو
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

хо
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ho
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ইছ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ho
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ho
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ho
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ホー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ho
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

ho
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஹோ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हो
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ho
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ho
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ho
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

хо
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ho
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

ho
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ho
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

ho
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

ho
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ho

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HO»

The term «ho» is very widely used and occupies the 519 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HO» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ho

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3 QUOTES WITH «HO»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word ho.
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Wilfred Burchett
Ho joined the French socialist party, the first Vietnamese to be a member of a French political party.
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David Douglas Duncan
Ho Chi Minh and Vietnam were perfect for Lyndon Johnson: 220 million against 18 million, water buffalo and all. No risk, really.
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Joseph Franklin Rutherford
God created the first man, whom he called Adam. Then God created a woman, whom ho named Eve; and this man and woman were given the power from Jehovah God to reproduce their kind, that is to say, to cause conception and birth of children.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HO»

Discover the use of ho in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ho and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Ho
Offering a rare Vietnamese perspective, this brief biography focuses on Ho's political development and the power of his personality in enlisting the support of his countrymen.
David Halberstam, 2007
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Liquidated: An Ethnography of Wall Street
In Liquidated, Karen Ho punctures the aura of the abstract, all-powerful market to show how financial markets, and particularly booms and busts, are constructed.
Karen Ho, 2009
3
Gung Ho!: Increase Productivity, Profits and Your Own Prosperity
Step-by-step guide for uninspired employees, motivation and performance.
Kenneth H. Blanchard, Sheldon M. Bowles, 1998
4
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things
Here's the first book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for both beginning and reluctant readers.
Lenore Look, 2008
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HO Scale Model Railroading: Getting Started in the Hobby
Starting with benchwork and ending with realistic scenery, this practical, no-nonsense guide provides insight into the fundamentals of model railroading in the hobby's most popular scale.
Jeff Wilson, 2003
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Yukon Ho!
Calvin--a six-year-old boy with a boundless imagination and a zest for misadventure--confounds his parents, his teacher and his classmates with the help of his lovable stuffed tiger Hobbes
Bill Watterson, 1989
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Ho Chi Minh: A Biography
Traces the life of the Vietnamese leader, describes his work against French colonial rule, and examines his role in the Vietnam War.
Pierre Brocheux, 2007
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Eastward Ho!: Chapman, Jonson and Marston
Scholarly and detailed annotations. Provides a thorough sense of the plays background and content. Full and comprehensive introduction.
George Chapman, Ben Jonson, R. W. Van Fossen, 1999
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Intermediate Chinese
This continuation builds on the material in the earlier book, allowing users to expand their familiarity with Mandarin Chinese.
Yong Ho, 2005
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Ho Chi Minh: The Missing Years, 1919-1941
"A thoroughly researched and elegantly written account of what is arguably the most important topic in modern Vietnamese political history. [Quinn-Judge's] sources allow her to sketch a vivid, nuanced portrait of Ho Chi Minh and to unravel ...
Sophie Quinn-Judge, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ho is used in the context of the following news items.
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Video: Canadian man sings 'Tum Hi Ho' for his Indian bride, leaves …
Canadian couple, Canadian couple tum hi ho, Canadian couple Aashiqui ... love ballad 'Tum Hi Ho' for his Indian bride that left her teary-eyed. «The Indian Express, Jul 15»
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Annu Kapoor plays quirky scientist in his next film 'Mangal Ho' | The …
Annu Kapoor, Mangal Ho In the film, Kapoor is essaying a scientist who is curious to find out whether there is a life on Mars. “I am playing a ... «The Indian Express, Jul 15»
3
Son Ho Joon revealed to have left 'House Cook Master Baek' - Allkpop
The reason for the actor's abrupt leave was detailed by a representative from 'House Cook Mater Baek,' who said that because Son Ho Joon's ... «allkpop, Jul 15»
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Vietnamese Community Fights Sacramento over Ho Chi Minh as …
Members of Sacramento's South Vietnamese community protested outside of City Hall on Tuesday against a plan to recognize Ho Chi Minh ... «Breitbart News, Jul 15»
5
'Bluebird House' Chun Ho Jin Confesses About Friend - KDramaStars
On the 42nd episode of KBS2 weekend drama "Bluebird House" broadcast on July 12th, Jang Tae Soo (played by Chun Ho Jin) told Jang ... «KDramaStars, Jul 15»
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B1A4's Baro to take Son Ho Joon's spot on 'House Cook Master …
A rep from tvN announced on July 15, "Son Ho Joon recently filmed his last episode of 'House Cook Master Baek'," and July will be the last ... «allkpop, Jul 15»
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What? Ho West Assembly blows half a million on funerals, donation …
Joy News has uncovered massive misappropriation of District Assembly Common Fund approved for development in the Ho West district of ... «Pulse.com.gh, Jul 15»
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GHANA CHURCH: Pope Francis names a new bishop for the …
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the Diocese of Ho in Ghana presented by Bishop Francis Anani Kofi ... «Vatican Radio, Jul 15»
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'Bluebird House' Lee Sang Yeop Steals The Evil Files Of Chun Ho Jin
Ji Wan (played by Lee Joon Hyuk) had had a file on which Tae Soo (played by Chun Ho Jin) had been threatening Dae Chul (played by Jung ... «KDramaStars, Jul 15»
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Apple Pay gets ho-hum reception in the UK | Retail Dive
Apple Pay's much-anticipated launch in the U.K. Tuesday was pretty lukewarm, Fortune magazine reports. British users took to social media to ... «Retail Dive, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Ho [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ho>. Oct 2019 ».
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