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Sunday, April 19, 2009

What Does "Ludo" Mean?

This weeks blog review is on none other than the most recent birthday boy Ludo!!

To review his blog I decided to look up the meaning of his name, in all languages....
with no further ado.................

Dutch

English

French

  • Le ludo (du latin ludus, "jeu") est un jeu de société pour enfants, réunnissant de deux à quatre joueurs. ...
    fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludo_(jeu_de_société)
  • En français, le mot ludo a pour racine le latin ludos, qui veut dire jeu (on le retrouve par exemple dans les mots ludique et ludothèque). ...
    fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludo
  • ludOS (avant appelé FlowerOS) est un petit système d'exploitation gratuit pour les anciens PC. Il fonctionne seulement sous des ordinateurs ...
    fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/LudOS

German

  • Ludo ist ein sehr einfaches Pachisi-Derivat. „Ludo“ kommt vom Lateinischen und heißt übersetzt „ich spiele“.
    de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludo

Italian

  • Ludo (dal latino ludus, "gioco") è un popolare gioco da tavolo di percorso per bambini; può essere considerato una semplificazione dell'indiano ...
    it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludo_(gioco)
  • I Ludi nella Roma antica erano un insieme di giochi di gladiatori, di spettacoli teatrali e di gare equestri, che si tenevano in particolari ...
    it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludi

Portuguese

  • Ludo ("eu jogo" em latim) é o nome utilizado na Europa para uma versão do jogo indiano Pachisi, um jogo de corrida para dois a quatro jogadores.
    pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludo
  • tipo de jogo de dados, peças e tabuleiro – derivado do jogo Indiano ; qualquer tipo de jogo ou de brinquedo; briga de atletas
    pt.wiktionary.org/wiki/Ludo

Spanish

Ludo es una variación simplificada para niños del juego tradicional indio pachisi hecha en Inglaterra en 1896. ...
es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludo

Hope you enjoyed it!!

oh and sorry we have not been around mom has been helping her sister move all weekend.

24 comments:

The Army of Four said...

So.... basically ... Ludo is a player. Ha roo roo rooo!
Very cool!
Play bows,
Zim

LizzyBean said...

Ludo is a very pretty dog! Funny comment by the Army of Four!

Martha Basset said...

We really dont know how you think of all these things Mason - you are clever dog!
Ludo is very good at tricks so perhaps being a game would be OK.
love
Martha & Bailey xx

Bijou said...

Hi Mason,

Sorry to hear your paw is hurting. I hope your mom can find something to make it all better.

You did a terrific review of Ludo. I will have to go check out his blog now.

Wags & wiggles,
Bijou

Ludo van puppy said...

Mum bees laughing at your review, that was very clever of you! heehee. Zim is too funny.
The labyrinth one is more what I be named for. BOL!
~lickies, Ludo

Ludo van puppy said...

peeess
Hope your paw bee better!

Joey said...

Wow! You're great at doing all kinds of research, Mason! We hope your paw if feeling better today.

See ya!
Joey and Zeke

The 'splorin' Wolfies said...

wow, great research!

Chase said...

Wow Mason,

I'm impressed! That was a great review! I love the movie Labryinth and Ludo is one of my favorite characters. :-) You are a creative one Mason.

Sniffs and licks,

Chase

Lorenza said...

Hi, Mason!
Good investigative job!
Kisses and hugs
Lorenza

The Bumpass Hounds said...

Hey Mason,
Good job compiling all those definition. We didn't understand most of them but we figure that Ludo is a token racing to the finish. We checked with maggie and Mitch and they assured us that Ludo is an Italian pasta dish with linguine and alfredo sauce with italian sausage.
- TBH

Dughallmor Beagles said...

Haha, BOL at the AO4, always witty!
You are so creative with your reviews....well done again!
Whisker-ticklin smooches,
Your Alfie xxxx

GoldenSamantha said...

Such research what with all those dictionaries and languages!!! You've got skills! Pawsome perspective on Ludo's blog review -Don't know how you keep coming up with the super duper reports! Hope your foot is doing better Mason...
Hugs and Licks xo
Sammie

Elizabeth and Luna said...

Wow, thanks for the info. Luna is such a pretty dog!!

Andrea said...

Sorry to hear about your paw, Mason! Hope it's healing for you. Ludo is a beautiful pup...loved learning all about his name! :)

LUCKY LUKE said...

I always love readin and learn LOTS from your blog includin facts Ludo one handsome boy wif swell name! I hope he have Happy Birfday!

Wif love from the Luke

Khyra The Siberian Husky And Sometimes Her Mom said...

Wow!

I nevfur would have thought one khute khanine with four letters in his name would mean SOOOOO much!

Hugz&Khysses,
Khyra
PeeEssWoo: Mason Dixie: I think woo have too much time on your paws if woo khould chekhk into all of that! BOL!!! I hope woo are feeling better!

Rocky Creek Scotties said...

WOW!! You outdid yourself!!

Lilly, Piper, Carrleigh and Java

Selba said...

Whoaaaa.. so many meanings of Ludo!

Licks,
Adele, Vincent & Bella

Huskee and Hershey said...

Hmmm I think another meaning for 'Ludo' could be A 'Lovable, Unique Doggie Original'!

Suzuki said...

WOW! So much Ludo! BOL Mummy only knew about Ludo from Labyrinth hehe
Big licks to you
Suzuki
xxx

DogzRock! said...

You won..............again my co-authors blog is the new one to review

Maggie and Mitch said...

Congratulations on your blog review win, Mason! Great job on Ludo's blog! That was very original!

Love ya lots,
Maggie and Mitch

Emma and Emmy said...

You are full of wisdom. Our puppies head still have lots to learn. ^_^

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