kuku

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Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *kuku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuku, from Proto-Austronesian *kuku.

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. (anatomy) nail (on fingers and toes)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

kuku

  1. Indicative present connegative form of kukkua.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of kukkua.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of kukkua.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. coua (any terrestrial bird of the genus Coua, in the cuckoo family)
Declension[edit]

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay kuku, from Proto-Malayic *kuku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuku, from Proto-Austronesian *kuku.

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. (anatomy) nail (on fingers and toes)

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *kuku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuku, from Proto-Austronesian *kuku.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. (anatomy) nail (on fingers and toes)

Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. paternal grandmother
  2. grandchild

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoetic.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kûkuː/
  • Hyphenation: ku‧ku

Interjection[edit]

kȕkū (Cyrillic spelling ку̏кӯ)

  1. woe
  2. The sound of a cuckoo singing.
  3. Shout in a hide and seek game.

References[edit]

  • kuku” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. cake, pastry

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably onomatopoeia.

Noun[edit]

kuku (n class, plural kuku)

  1. chicken, fowl

Tagal Murut[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. puppy (young dog)

See also[edit]