Definition of Ido in English:


Line breaks: Ido
Pronunciation: /ˈiːdəʊ


[mass noun]
An artificial universal language developed from Esperanto.
More example sentences
  • He became a prime mover in the development of an international language Ido based on Esperanto.
  • The creators of Ido felt that much of Esperanto was either not internationally recognizable, or unnecessarily deformed.


early 19th century: Ido, literally 'offspring'.

Definition of Ido in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day fioritura
Pronunciation: fɪˌɔːrɪˈt(j)ʊərə
an embellishment of a melody...