lala

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Ewe[edit]

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lala

  1. to wait

Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

lála

  1. solfeggio

Verb[edit]

lála (diminutive lalá-lála)

  1. (music) to sing a lullaby

Verb[edit]

lálà and lâlâ

  1. to strip, separate (meat from the bone)

Malaccan Creole Portuguese[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lala (plural lala-lala)

  1. shellfish, as food[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010, Ladislav Prištic, Kristang - Crioulo de Base Portuguesa, Masaryk University, page 25.

Niuean[edit]

Noun[edit]

lala

  1. guava

Usage notes[edit]

Only in the southern dialect.


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish لاله (lâle), from Persian لاله (lâle).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lǎːla/
  • Hyphenation: la‧la

Noun[edit]

lála f (Cyrillic spelling ла́ла)

  1. (Bosnia, regional Croatia, Serbia) tulip
    • 1863, Laza Kostić "Slavuj i lala" in Danica, Đorđe Popović (the publisher):
      Kako te lala žestoko ljubi,
      kad bi otvorila list,
      svu ujedanput razmilinu bi,
      sav bi ti dala miris. [...]
      How tulip fiercely loves you,
      if it opened its leaf,
      all the fondness at once it would,
      all the smell it would give you. [...]
    • Musa Ćazim Ćatić Gazeli:
      Tu se pilo rujno vino k'o tekuće lala-cv'jeće. [...]
      Here the red wine it was drunk as if it were liquid tulip-flowers. [...]
    • Gavro Babić, Zašto me voliš:
      [...] ni lala nisam sa kojom možeš,
      blistave kose jutrom da kitiš [...]
      [...] nor I am tulip with which you can
      shiny hair in the morning adorn [...]
  1. (regional) a person from Vojvodina

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Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

lala

  1. to sleep

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Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɫɑɫɑ]
  • Hyphenation: la‧la

Etymology[edit]

From Persian لله (lale, tutor).

Noun[edit]

lala (definite accusative lalayı, plural lalalar)

  1. (obsolete) tutor
  2. (history) tutor of a Shahzadah

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Zulu[edit]

Verb[edit]

-lala

  1. (intransitive) to rest (by lying down)
  2. (intransitive) to sleep
  3. (intransitive) to stay (for the night)
  4. (intransitive) to have sex

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