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Yes. The word calo is a Scrabble US word. The word calo is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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You can make 12 words from 'calo' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'calo'

ALCO 6CALO 6
COAL 6COLA 6
LOCA 6 

3 letters words from 'calo'

CAL 5COL 5
LAC 5OCA 5

2 letters words from 'calo'

AL 2LA 2
LO 2 

All 4 letters words made out of calo

calo aclo clao lcao alco laco caol acol coal ocal aocl oacl cloa lcoa cola ocla loca olca aloc laoc aolc oalc loac olac

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word calo. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in calo.

Definitions and meaning of calo

calo

Catalan

Verb

calo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of calar

Indonesian

Etymology

From Cantonese 查佬 as +‎

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡ʃalo]
  • Hyphenation: ca‧lo

Noun

calo (plural, first-person possessive caloku, second-person possessive calomu, third-person possessive calonya)

  1. (colloquial) passenger recruiter, ticket scalper, broker.

Derived terms

Further reading

  • “calo” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Italian

Etymology

Back-formation from calare.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -alo

Noun

calo m (plural cali)

  1. (archaic) fall
    Synonym: caduta
  2. (figurative) drop, loss, decrease
    Synonyms: caduta, diminuzione, ribasso, riduzione, perdita
    Antonyms: aumento, incremento

Verb

calo

  1. first-person singular present of calare

Anagrams

  • cola, colà
  • loca

Latin

Etymology 1

From Proto-Indo-European *kelh₁- (to call, shout). Cognate with Latin clāmō, clārus, classis, concilium, Ancient Greek καλέω (kaléō), Old English hlōwan (to make a loud noise, roar, bellow) (whence English low (to moo)).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈka.loː/, [ˈka.ɫ̪oː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈka.lo/, [ˈkaː.lɔ]

Verb

calō (present infinitive calāre, supine calātum); first conjugation, no perfect stem

  1. I call, announce solemnly, call out.
Conjugation
Derived terms
  • Calābra curia
  • calandus
    • calendae
  • calātiō
  • calātor
  • calātus
  • intercalō
Related terms
  • calātōrius

References

  • calo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Etymology 2

Unknown.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈkaː.loː/, [ˈkaː.ɫ̪oː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈka.lo/, [ˈkaː.lɔ]

Noun

cālō m (genitive cālōnis); third declension

  1. A military servant
Declension

Third-declension noun.

References

  • calo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • calo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • calo in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • calo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • calo in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • calo in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • calo in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Etymology 3

Verb

calō (present infinitive calāre, perfect active calāvī, supine calātum); first conjugation

  1. Alternative form of chalō
Conjugation

Portuguese

Alternative forms

  • callo (obsolete)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ka.lu/
  • (South Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈka.lo/

Etymology 1

From Latin callum (callus), from Proto-Indo-European *kal (hard).

Noun

calo m (plural calos)

  1. callus (hardened area of the skin)
  2. callus (material occurring in bone fractures)
Synonyms
  • (material occurring in bone fractures): calo ósseo
Derived terms
  • pisar no calo de alguém
  • ter calo no coração

Etymology 2

Inflected form of calar (to shut).

Verb

calo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of calar

Spanish

Verb

calo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of calar.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a Spanish argot used by Chicano youths.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)