tebu

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

tebu

  1. sugar cane (species of grass whose sap is a source of sugar)

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *təbu (compare Indonesian tebu), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *təbu (compare Chamorro tupu, Fijian dovu), from Proto-Austronesian *təbu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tebu

  1. sugar cane (species of grass whose sap is a source of sugar)