baru

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See also: bāru, bäru, and barů

Afar[edit]

Barwa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbaru/, [ˈbʌɾʊ]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ru

Noun[edit]

báru m (plural barwá f or baritteetá f)

  1. freckle

Declension[edit]

Declension of báru
absolutive báru
predicative báru
subjective barí
genitive barí
Postpositioned forms
l-case bárul
k-case báruk
t-case bárut
h-case báruh

References[edit]

  • E. M. Parker; R. J. Hayward (1985), “bàru”, in An Afar-English-French dictionary (with Grammatical Notes in English), University of London, →ISBN
  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2004) Parlons Afar: Langue et Culture, L'Hammartan, →ISBN, page 31

Baba Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay baru.

Adjective[edit]

baru

  1. new

Adverb[edit]

baru

  1. recently, just now

Further reading[edit]

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/dative/locative singular of bar

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

baru

  1. imperative of bari

Iban[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): biak (young) (living things)

Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Etymology 1[edit]

From earlier baroe, baharoe, from Malay baru, baharu, from Classical Malay [script needed] (baru), [script needed] (baharu), from Old Malay [script needed] (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) recently
    Synonym: lagi
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
Alternative forms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese barro.

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. inflection of bars:
    1. accusative/instrumental singular
    2. genitive plural

Verb[edit]

baru

  1. first-person singular present indicative 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 *baqəʀu, from Proto-Austronesian *baqəʀuh.

Adverb[edit]

baru (Jawi spellingبارو⁩)

  1. just, recently, a few moments ago
    Aku baru sampai di rumah.
    I've just arrived home.

Adjective[edit]

baru (Jawi spellingبارو⁩)

  1. new; recently came into existence
    tahun barunew year
Usage notes[edit]
  • Although Kamus Dewan makes no such distinction, many people wrongly believe that baru should not be used as an adjective meaning "new" and that only baharu could be used in such way.
Alternative forms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Indonesian: baru
  • Baba Malay: 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 spellingبارو⁩, plural baru-baru, informal 1st possessive baruku, 2nd possessive barumu, 3rd possessive barunya)

  1. sea hibiscus, cottonwood hibiscus (Talipariti tiliaceum, syn. Hibiscus tiliaceus)
Alternative forms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

Papuan Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay baru.

Verb[edit]

baru

  1. be new

Adverb[edit]

baru

  1. recently
  2. then, and then
  3. after all

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

Ternate[edit]

baru

Etymology[edit]

Likely from Malay baru

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

baru

  1. sea hibiscus
    Synonym: baru dowongi

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

West Makian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Said by Collins to be a borrowing from Malay [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

baru

  1. boat caulking

References[edit]

  • James Collins (1982) Further Notes Towards a West Makian Vocabulary[1], Pacific linguistics