buku

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See also: buků

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku (plural not attested)

  1. Alternative spelling of beaucoup (lots, a large amount)

Adverb[edit]

buku (comparative more buku, superlative most buku)

  1. Alternative spelling of beaucoup (lots of)

Determiner[edit]

buku

  1. Alternative spelling of beaucoup (many many many)

Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

buku

  1. Romanization of ᬩᬸᬓᬸ

Blagar[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. mountain

References[edit]


Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch boek, from Middle Dutch boec, from Old Dutch buok, from Proto-Germanic *bōks. Cognate with Malay buku.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /buku/
  • Hyphenation: bu‧ku

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. book (collection of sheets of paper bound together containing printed or written material)

Chichewa[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English book.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

búku class 5 (plural mabúku class 6)

  1. book

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay buku, from Dutch boek, from Middle Dutch boec, from Old Dutch buok, from Proto-Germanic *bōks.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku (plural, first-person possessive bukuku, second-person possessive bukumu, third-person possessive bukunya)

  1. book (collection of sheets of paper bound together containing printed or written material)
    Buku itu milik saya.The book is mine.
    Saya menulis buku itu.I wrote that book.
    Synonyms: kitab, pustaka

Compounds[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Balinese: ᬩᬸᬓᬸ (buku)
  • Sundanese: ᮘᮥᮊᮥ (buku)

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

buku

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ぶく

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. locative singular of buk

Malay[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch boek, from Middle Dutch boec, from Old Dutch buok, from Proto-Germanic *bōks.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku (Jawi spelling بوکو‎, plural buku-buku, informal 1st possessive bukuku, impolite 2nd possessive bukumu, 3rd possessive bukunya)

  1. book (collection of sheets of paper bound together containing printed or written material)

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *buku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buku.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku (Jawi spelling بوکو‎, plural buku-buku, informal 1st possessive bukuku, impolite 2nd possessive bukumu, 3rd possessive bukunya)

  1. a lumpy joint (of fingers or similar structures)
  2. a small block of something

Classifier[edit]

buku (singular sebuku)

  1. classifier for block, lumpy or something like block.

Synonyms[edit]


Nalca[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Indonesian buku, from Malay buku, from Dutch boek, from Middle Dutch boec, from Old Dutch buok, from Proto-Germanic *bōks.

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. book (collection of sheets of paper bound together containing printed or written material)

Oroqen[edit]

Adjective[edit]

buku

  1. strong

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. genitive/locative/vocative singular of buk

Rawa[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. book

References[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku (Cyrillic spelling буку)

  1. dative/locative singular of buk

Noun[edit]

buku (Cyrillic spelling буку)

  1. accusative singular of buka

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. dative/locative singular of buk

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English book.

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. book

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. fungus, mould

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. predicative singular of buk