bambus

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Bambus

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Bambus, from English bamboo, from Dutch bamboe, from Portuguese bambu, from Malay bambu, from Kannada ಬಮ್ಬು (bambu).

Noun[edit]

bambus m

  1. bamboo

Derived terms[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Bambus, from English bamboo, from Dutch bamboe or older Dutch bamboes, from Portuguese bambu, from Malay bambu, from Kannada ಬಮ್ಬು (bambu).

Noun[edit]

bambus c (singular definite bambussen, plural indefinite bambusser)

  1. bamboo

Declension[edit]

References[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Bambus, from English bamboo, from Dutch bamboe, from Portuguese bambu, from Malay bambu, from Kannada ಬಮ್ಬು (bambu).

Noun[edit]

bambus n (genitive singular bambus, uncountable)

  1. bamboo

Declension[edit]

n11s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative bambus bambusið
Accusative bambus bambusið
Dative bambusi bambusinum
Genitive bambus bambusins

Derived terms[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Bambus, from English bamboo, from Dutch bamboe, from Portuguese bambu, from Malay bambu, from Kannada ಬಮ್ಬು (bambu).

Noun[edit]

bambus m (genitive singular bambuss, no plural)

  1. bamboo

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

Via older Dutch bamboes, compare with modern Dutch bamboe.

Noun[edit]

bambus m (definite singular bambusen, indefinite plural bambuser, definite plural bambusene)

  1. bamboo

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

Via older Dutch bamboes, compare with modern Dutch bamboe.

Noun[edit]

bambus m (definite singular bambusen, indefinite plural bambusar, definite plural bambusane)

  1. bamboo

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbam.bus/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from German Bambus, from English bamboo, from Dutch bamboe, from Portuguese bambu, from Malay bambu, from Kannada ಬಮ್ಬು (bambu).

Noun[edit]

bambus m inan

  1. bamboo (plant)
  2. wood of the bamboo plant
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Bambo +‎ -us (derogatory suffix). Bambo refers to the protagonist of the children's poem Murzynek Bambo by Julian Tuwim.

Noun[edit]

bambus m anim

  1. (ethnic slur) coon, nigger
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • bambus in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

bambus

  1. plural of bambu

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Bambus, from English bamboo, from Dutch bamboe, from Portuguese bambu, from Malay bambu, from Kannada ಬಮ್ಬು (bambu).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bǎmbus/
  • Hyphenation: bam‧bus

Noun[edit]

bàmbus m (Cyrillic spelling ба̀мбус)

  1. bamboo (plant)

Declension[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Bambus, from English bamboo, from Dutch bamboe, from Portuguese bambu, from Malay bambu, from Kannada ಬಮ್ಬು (bambu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bambus m (genitive singular bambusu, nominative plural bambusy, declension pattern of dub)

  1. bamboo

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • bambus in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Bambus, from English bamboo, from Dutch bamboe, from Portuguese bambu, from Malay bambu, from Kannada ಬಮ್ಬು (bambu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bȃmbus m inan

  1. bamboo

Inflection[edit]

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. bámbus
gen. sing. bámbusa
singular dual plural
nominative bámbus bámbusa bámbusi
accusative bámbus bámbusa bámbuse
genitive bámbusa bámbusov bámbusov
dative bámbusu bámbusoma bámbusom
locative bámbusu bámbusih bámbusih
instrumental bámbusom bámbusoma bámbusi