烏拉

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Chinese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

phonetic
trad. (烏拉)
simp. (乌拉)
alt. forms 靰鞡
兀剌

Borrowing from Manchu ᡤᡡᠯᡥᠠ (gūlha, boots).

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Note: Irregular.

Noun[edit]

烏拉

  1. shoe made from cattle hide, containing 烏拉草 (“Carex meyeriana”)
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Etymology 2[edit]

phonetic
trad. (烏拉)
simp. (乌拉)
alt. forms 烏喇乌喇

Borrowing from Mongolian ᠤᠯᠠᠭ᠎ᠠ (ulaɣ-a, relay station); compare Tibetan འུ་ལག ('u lag, compulsory post service).

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Noun[edit]

烏拉

  1. (historical) supply points, usually found in Tibet
  2. (historical) type of hard labor in Southwest China, especially Tibet
  3. (historical) people serving this type of hard labor

Etymology 3[edit]

phonetic
trad. (烏拉)
simp. (乌拉)

Borrowing from Manchu ᡠᠯᠠ (ula).

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Noun[edit]

烏拉

  1. (only used in placenames in Manchu areas) river
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Proper noun[edit]

烏拉

  1. () (historical) a tribe of Jurchen people
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Etymology 4[edit]

phonetic
trad. (烏拉)
simp. (乌拉)

Borrowing from Oroqen [Term?].

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Noun[edit]

烏拉

  1. bedding made of skins

Etymology 5[edit]

phonetic
trad. (烏拉)
simp. (乌拉)

Borrowing from Russian ура (ura).

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Interjection[edit]

烏拉

  1. hooray

Etymology 6[edit]

phonetic
trad. (烏拉)
simp. (乌拉)

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Proper noun[edit]

烏拉

  1. () Alternative term for 烏拉爾乌拉尔 (Wūlā'ěr, “Ural”).

Etymology 7[edit]

phonetic
trad. (烏拉)
simp. (乌拉)

Borrowing from Mongolian ᠠᠭᠤᠯᠠ (aɣula, mountain).

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Noun[edit]

烏拉

  1. (only used in placenames) mountain

Proper noun[edit]

烏拉

  1. () a mountain in Bayannur, which is part of the Yin Mountains

Etymology 8[edit]

phonetic
trad. (烏拉)
simp. (乌拉)

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Proper noun[edit]

烏拉

  1. Ulla (name)

Etymology 9[edit]

phonetic
trad. (烏拉)
simp. (乌拉)

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Proper noun[edit]

烏拉

  1. (uncommon) Short for 烏拉圭乌拉圭 (Wūlāguī, “Uruguay”).