vuvuzela

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English[edit]

a crowd blowing vuvuzelas.
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Etymology[edit]

From Zulu vuvuzela (to make a vu vu noise), from the /vuː/ sound the horns make.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /vuːvuːˈzɛlə/ or /vuːvuːˈzeɪlə/
  • (US) /vuːvuːˈzeɪlə/

Noun[edit]

vuvuzela (plural vuvuzelas)

  1. A trumpet-shaped horn, now usually plastic, that produces a loud buzzing sound.
    • 2006, Weekend Argus July 15
      When the Manchester United squad walked through the arrival gates at Durban International yesterday, most players heard a vuvuzela for the first time.

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vuvuzela c (plural vuvuzela's, diminutive vuvuzelaatje n)

  1. vuvuzela

Finnish[edit]

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vuvuzela

  1. vuvuzela

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vuvuzela f (plural vuvuzelas)

  1. vuvuzela

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Hungarian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvuvuzɛlɒ/
  • Hyphenation: vu‧vu‧ze‧la

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vuvuzela (plural vuvuzelák)

  1. vuvuzela

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vuvuzela f (invariable)

  1. vuvuzela

Portuguese[edit]

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vuvuzela f (plural vuvuzelas)

  1. vuvuzela

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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vuvuzȅla f (Cyrillic spelling вувузе̏ла)

  1. vuvuzela

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vuvuzela f (genitive singular vuvuzely, nominative plural vuvuzely), declension pattern žena

  1. vuvuzela

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vuvuzela f (plural vuvuzelas)

  1. vuvuzela

Swedish[edit]

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vuvuzela c

  1. vuvuzela

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vuvuzela (definite accusative vuvuzelayı, plural vuvuzelalar)

  1. vuvuzela

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