alun

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

alun

  1. Genitive singular form of alku.

Derived terms[edit]


French[edit]

Noun[edit]

alun m (plural aluns)

  1. alum

Middle French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French alum.

Noun[edit]

alun m (plural aluns)

  1. alum

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • alun on Dictionnaire du Moyen Français (1330-1500) (in French)
  • (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (alun, supplement)

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

alun m (oblique plural aluns, nominative singular aluns, nominative plural alun)

  1. Alternative form of alum

Old Javanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qalun. Cognate with Malay mengalun.

Noun[edit]

alun

  1. long rolling wave
  2. swell of the sea

Romanian[edit]

alun

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from alună(hazelnut).

Noun[edit]

alun m (plural aluni)

  1. hazel (tree / shrub)

Declension[edit]