baru

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See also: bāru, bäru, and barů

Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *baharu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /baru/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ru

Adjective[edit]

baru

  1. new (age of non-living things)
    rumah baru
    new house

Antonyms[edit]

  • (age): lama (old) (non-living things)

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • (age): muda (young) (living things)

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

baru

  1. genitive singular of bar
  2. dative singular of bar
  3. locative singular of bar

Esperanto[edit]

Verb[edit]

baru

  1. imperative of bari

Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈba.ru]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ru

Etymology 1[edit]

From earlier baroe, baharoe, from Malay baru, baharu, from Proto-Malayic *baharu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)baqəʀu, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)baqəʀuh.

Adjective[edit]

baru

  1. new
    Synonym: anyar
    Saya mempunyai kamus yang baru.
    I have a new dictionary.
    Kamus saya baru.
    My dictionary is new.
  2. modern
    Synonym: modern

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

baru

  1. Near perfect aspect i.e. the action or situation has just been completed

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

baru

  1. (colloquial) This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    Synonyms: lagi, sedang

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Malay baru, from Proto-Malayic *baru, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baʀu. Doublet of waru.

Noun[edit]

baru

  1. sea hibiscus, cottonwood hibiscus (Talipariti tiliaceum, syn. Hibiscus tiliaceus)
    Synonyms: embaru, waru

Further reading[edit]


Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese barro.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

baru

  1. (Sotavento) clay

References[edit]

  • Gonçalves, Manuel (2015) Capeverdean Creole-English dictionary, →ISBN
  • Veiga, Manuel (2012) Dicionário Caboverdiano-Português, Instituto da Biblioteca Nacional e do Livro



Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

baru m

  1. accusative singular form of bars
  2. instrumental singular form of bars
  3. genitive plural form of bars

Verb[edit]

baru

  1. 1st person singular present indicative form of bārt

Lithuanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

baru m

  1. instrumental singular of baras

Malay[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *baharu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)baqəʀu, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)baqəʀuh.

Conjunction[edit]

baru (Jawi spelling بارو‎)

  1. just (recently)
    Aku baru sampai di rumah.
    I've just arrived home.

Adjective[edit]

baru (Jawi spelling بارو‎, plural baru-baru)

  1. (colloquial) new; recently came into existence
    Synonym: baharu

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: baru
  • Min Nan: 麻汝

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *baru, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baʀu.

sea hibiscus, Talipariti tiliaceum

Noun[edit]

baru (Jawi spelling بارو‎, plural baru-baru, informal 1st possessive baruku, impolite 2nd possessive barumu, 3rd possessive barunya)

  1. sea hibiscus, cottonwood hibiscus (Talipariti tiliaceum, syn. Hibiscus tiliaceus)

References[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

baru (Cyrillic spelling бару)

  1. dative/locative singular of bȃr

Noun[edit]

baru (Cyrillic spelling бару)

  1. accusative singular of bȁra

Sundanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

baru

  1. Romanization of ᮘᮛᮥ