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 5 (plural mabúku 6)

  1. book

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology 1[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 buku-buku, 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
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Balinese: ᬩᬸᬓᬸ (buku)
  • Petjo: boekoe
  • Sundanese: ᮘᮥᮊᮥ (buku)

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

  1. a lumpy joint (of fingers or similar structures)
  2. culm: a small block of something (of bamboos or similar structures)
  3. (botany) articulation
    Synonym: artikulasi
Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

buku

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ぶく

Javanese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch boek (book)

Noun[edit]

buku (krama ngoko buku)

  1. book
    Synonym: layang

References[edit]

  • "buku" in Tim Balai Bahasa Yogyakarta, Kamus Basa Jawa (Bausastra Jawa). Kanisius, Yogyakarta

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. locative singular of buk

Makasar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-South Sulawesi *buku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buku (joint).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku (Lontara spelling ᨅᨘᨀᨘ)

  1. (anatomy) bone

Malay[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /buku/
  • Rhymes: -uku, -ku, -u
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

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

  1. book (collection of sheets of paper bound together containing printed or written material)
    Buku siapakah ini?
    Whose book is this?
    Synonyms: kitab, pustaka
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

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

  1. a lumpy joint (of fingers or similar structures)
    Synonyms: ruas, sendi
  2. a small block of something
    Buku tanahMud block
    Synonyms: ketul, butir
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Classifier[edit]

buku (Jawi spelling بوکو‎, singular sebuku)

  1. classifier for blocky, lumpy things or things akin to blocks
    Sebuku rotiA loaf of bread
Descendants[edit]

Further reading[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]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbu.ku/
  • Rhymes: -uku
  • Syllabification: bu‧ku

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]

Possibly from Kongo buuku (mushroom)[1]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. fungus, mould

References[edit]

  1. ^ G. Huttar (1985), “Sources of Ndjuka African vocabulary”, in New West Indian Guide[1], ISSN 1382-2373, page 54

Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. a hill

References[edit]

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

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. predicative singular of buk

Wolio[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buku (joint).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buku

  1. bone

References[edit]

  • Anceaux, Johannes C. (1987) Wolio Dictionary (Wolio-English-Indonesian) / Kamus Bahasa Wolio (Wolio-Inggeris-Indonesia), Dordrecht: Foris