huhu

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Maori

Noun[edit]

huhu (plural huhus)

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  1. A beetle, Prionoplus reticularis, endemic to New Zealand.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

huhu

  1. rumour/rumor
    Huhu kertoo, että etsit uutta työtä.
    Rumour has it you're looking for a new job.

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German[edit]

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Interjection[edit]

huhu

  1. (colloquial) hello


External links[edit]

  • huhu in Duden online

Tongan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *susu

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

huhu

  1. breast; breasts; teat
    Pamphlets in the Tonga language, "Koe Hisitolia o Natula", page 58:
    Oku faa vahe ae kalasi huhu kihe faahiga e hiva, o behe:—
    1. Koe manu nima ua (Bimana)
    There are nine things like parts called the classes which have breasts, like so:—
    1. The animals with two hands (Bimana)
  2. fork

Verb[edit]

huhu

  1. To suck

Adjective[edit]

huhu

  1. wet

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References[edit]

  • 1897, Shirley Baker, An English and Tongan vocabulary. Wilsons and Horton: Auckland, NZ.


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Woi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *susu, from Proto-Austronesian *susu.

Noun[edit]

huhu

  1. breast (female organ)