bau

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See also: bầu, baú, and Bau

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Mandarin (bāo) and Cantonese (baau1)

Noun[edit]

bau (uncountable)

  1. Any of various types of steamed bread used in Chinese cuisine

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French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

bau m (plural baux)

  1. (nautical) crossbeam

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay bau, from Proto-Malayic *bau, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bahu, *bahuq.

Noun[edit]

bau

  1. smell (sensation)

Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

bau

  1. (sumti tcita: x1-sumti modal of bangu) in language
    mi nelci lo nu tavla bau la lojban.tw
    I like to talk in Lojban.

Rafsi[edit]

bau

  1. rafsi of bangu.

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *bau, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bahu, *bahuq.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bau

  1. smell (sensation)