English-Ido Dictionary : K

kaleidoscope: kalidoskopo.

kalends: kalendi.

kangaroo: kanguruo.

kaolin: kaolino.

karyotes synthesis: kariocinezo.

karyolisis: kariolizo.

kayak: (boat) kayako.

kedge: tuvar; k. anchor: tuv-ankro.

keel: kilio; on an even k.: en poz-eso nivel-konforme o horizontala.

keelson: kilsono.

keen: (sharp) akut-(ig-it)a, akut-arista (knife, etc., fig. of pain); (enthusiastic) entuziasm-oza; ardor-anta (passions, pursuit); penetr-anta, sagaca (mind); penetr-anta, forta (cold, wind); k.-eyed: okuli penetr-anta; k.-sighted: klar-vid-anta; (fig.) sagaca, discern-ema, -iva.

keep: (retain) retenar; havar; posedar; (celebrate) celebrar; festar; (preserve) konservar, mantenar; (a person in the needs of life) entratenar; (obey) obediar; (guard) gardar; (continue) durar (cf. suffix -ad-); (remain) (intr.) restar; (restrain) restriktar; retenar; (withhold) ditenar; (k. in good condition) konservar; (care for) sorgar (registri); guvernar (domo, menajo); (boarders) recevar, lojar, nutrar; (k. to the road) sequar; (k. doing, saying, etc.) persistar; ne cesar; k. (hard) at it: labor-adar, labor sen-cese; k. one’s place: konservar sua plaso o rango; k. to a room: restar en chambro; k. serious: restar serioza; I do not know what k.s him: me ne savas quo retenas (od, tard-igas) il; k. one’s word: exekutar o satisfacar sua promiso; k. away: for-tenar; for-restar (cf. eskartar) k. down: moderar; retenar, restriktar; (prices) mantenar (basa preci); k. from danger: preservar (ulu) de danjero; k. anyone from anything: de-turnar ulu de ulo; des-konsilar projeto ad ulu; impedar ulu facar ulo; k. silent: tacar (pri); k. a servant: havar serv-isto; k. company with: akompanar ulu, (court) kurtezar; k. good hours: kushar su frue; k. in touch with: esar inform-ita pri ulu, ulo; k. order: mantenar bona ordino; ordinar (ulu, uli).

keeper: gard-isto, -ero.

keepsake: memor-ig-ilo.

keg: barel-eto.

kelp: fuko.

kennel: hund-eyo, -dom-eto.

kepi: kepio.

kerb: see curb.

kerchief: kol-, shultro-, kap-tuko; (handkerchief) naz-tuko.

kermes: kermeso.

kermis, kermess: ferio-festo.

kernel: kerno, grano.

kerosene: keroseno.

kerseymere: kazimiro.

kettle: bolio-krucho; (large) kaldrono.

kettledrum: timbalo.

key: (to locks, also fig.) klefo; (of a keyboard) klavo; (wedge-k.) kelo; k.-note: ton-ala noto.

keyboard: (mus., tech.) klav-aro; (table for keys) klef-tabelo.

keyhole: klef-tru(et)o; k. saw: tru-seg-ilo.

keyless: sen-klefa.

keystone: klozo-petro.

keyring: klef-ringo.

khaki: (color) kakia.

kick: (intr.) (of beasts) kikar; (of persons) pedo-frapar; (of a gun) retro-irar (see grumble; object).

kickshaw: bagatelo, frivol-ajo.

kid: (young goat) kapro-yun-o; k. gloves: kapro-yun-ala ganti; (fig.) puero; infanto; bubo.

kidnap: kidnapar (2001); furtar infanto, puero, e.c.; -per: kidnap-ero, -anto, furt-anto di infanto, e.c.; infant-furt-anto, -ero.

kidney: reno.

kidney-bean: fazeolo.

kill: (kill with violence, murder, slay) ocidar; (cause to die) mort-igar.

kiln: forno.

kilobyte: kilobaito*.

kilogram(me): kilogram-o; k. meter (metre): -metro.

kiloliter (litre): kilolitro.

kilometer (metre): kilometro.

kilowatt: «kilowatt».

kilt: (hom-ul-ala) kilto (2001); jupo.

kimono: «kimono».

kin: (person) parent-o; -ship: -eso; -sfolk: -aro; next of k.: la plu proxima parento (cf. alianc-ito; familio).

kinaesthesia, kinesthesia: kinestezio.

kinase: kinazo.

kind: (sort) sorto (of goods etc.; cf. speco, genero, qual-eso); human k.: hom-ala speco, hom-aro.

kind: (adj.) bona; afabla; benigna; komplez-anta, -ema, serv-ema; indulg-anta; will you be so k. as to: komplesez, voluntez; k.-hearted: bon-kordia.

kindle: (also fig.) acendar (cf. inflamar; ardor-igar; brul(ig)ar; vek-igar; ecitar).

kindliness: bon-vol(ad)o; bon-fac-(em)eso; bon-eso, benign-eso.

kindly: afabla; bon-vol-anta, -oza; benigna, bon-kordia (see kind).

kindness: (act) bon-faco; bonvol-ala ago (see kindliness).

kindred: parent-aro, -a; (fig.) relato.

kinema: see cinema.

king: (also cards and chess) rej-(ul)o.

kingcup: ranunkulo.

kingdom: rej-lando,-io, -stato; imperio; (natur. hist.) regno.

kingfisher: martin-pesk-ero.

kingly: rej-ala.

kingship: rej-eso.

ink: (rope) tord-ar, -uro; (hair, etc.) lokl-(et)o, -igar, -ifar.

kinsman: parent(ul)o.

kiosk: kiosko.

kippered-salmon: salmono fum-iz-ita.

kirk: (building) kirko (cf. eklezio).

kirschwasser: kirsho.

kismet: «kismet».

kiss: kis-ar, -o.

kit: (equipment) equip-uro (cf. utensil-aro, pak-aro); k. bag: voyaj-sako (cf. valizo).

kitchen: koqu-eyo; k. sink: eviero; k. garden: legum-gardeno.

kite: kaito; (bird) milano.

kitten: kat-eto, -yuno.

kittenish: (fig.) fol-lud-ema; kat-et-atra.

kelptomania: kleptomanio.

klick: (intr.) klikt-et-ar, -o; (tic-tac) tiktakar.

knack: habil-eso; chik-eso; talento.

knacker: kavalo-buch-isto.

knapsack: dorso-sako.

knautia: knaucio.

knave: fripon-o, raskal-o; (at cards) pajo; -ery: -eso (act) -ajo; -vish: fripon-a (cf. malic-oza).

knead: petrisar; k.ing trough: petris-uyo.

knee: genuo; (mechan.) kudo; on bended k.: genu-poz-inte; to bend the k.s: genu-flexar.

knee-cap: patelo.

kneel: (k. down) genu-pozar (intr.); (bend the knees) genu-flexar.

knickerbockers: bracho.

knick-knacks: bagateli; orn-iv-achi; (playthings) lud-ili.

knife: kultelo; (cutting instr. in gen.) tranch-ilo; paper-k.: paper-kultelo.

knight: kavalier-o; k.hood: -eso, (collect.) -aro; k.ly: -ala, -atra.

knit: trikotar; (fig.) kun-juntar; unionar; k. the brows: kontraktar la brovi, (frown) frunsar la brovi; k.ting: trikot-ado, -ajo; k.ting needle: trikot-agulo; k.ting machine: trikot-ilo, -mashino.

knob: (of a door) pordo-butono; (in wood) tubero; (protuberance) gibo, konvex-ajo, sali-ajo (see knoll).

knock: frapar; knock up against: (tr., intr.) shokar; k. on the door: frapar la pordo; k. down: abatar; k.er: (as of a door) frap-ilo, pordo-martelo; k.-kneed: kurva-gamba, -i; tush-gamba.

knoll: kolin-eto, basa-monteto; (v.) son-ar, -igar (klosho); (toll) tinkl-ar, -igar.

knot: (in string, etc.) nodo; (nautical) nodo; (of persons, of things) grupo; (difficulty) embaras-anta stando; (tuft) tufo; (in wood) tubero; Gordian k.: Gordi-ala nodo; tie a k. in: nod-igar; produce k.s: nod-ifar; (cf. intrikar); k.ty: (of wood) tuber-oza; (of cords) nod-oza; (difficult) des-facila.

knout: knuto.

know: (by acquaintance, by sense of perception) konocar; (by learning) savar; (recognise) ri-konocar (cf. agnoskar); intelektar; konciar; komprenar; God knows: Deo savas; I do not k.: me ne savas; I know of no one who: me konocas nulu qua...; let me k.: informez me; to make something k.n to someone: konoc-igar ulo da ulu; informar, instruktar ulu pri ulo; know by name: konocar la nomo; konocar ulu per la nomo; I know him: (recognise him) me ri-konocas il; k. by sight: konocar ulu nur per vido; k. by heart: savar memore; k. a lesson, a language: savar leciono, linguo.

knowing: inteligenta; cienc-oza (pri); (clever) habila; (cunning) ruz-oza, -ema; -ly: koncie, kun konoco.

knowledge: sav-o, (what is known) sav-ajo; (information, acquaintance) konoc-(ad)o, -ajo; to my k.: segun mea savo (pri afero), segun mea konoco (pri ulu); without the k. of his father: sen la savo (od, konoco) di sua patr-ulo.

knuckle: (of finger) fingro-artiko; (of meat) poplito; (tech.) junturo; k. under: cedar, submisar su.

koala: (animal) koalo.

kobold: koboldo.

kola-nut: kola-nuc-o, (tree) -iero.

kopje: kolino.

Koran: korano.

krypton: kriptono.

Kuwait: Kuwait.