bulaklak

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Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Tagalog bulaklak.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bu‧lak‧lak
  • IPA(key): /bulakˈlak/, [bu.l̪akˈl̪ak]

Noun[edit]

bulaklak

  1. (Daet) flower
    Synonym: burak

Kapampangan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Tagalog bulaklak.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʊləkˈlak/, [bʊ.ləkˈläk]
  • Hyphenation: bu‧lak‧lak

Noun[edit]

bulaklak

  1. flower

Derived terms[edit]

Pangasinan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Tagalog bulaklak.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bulakˈlak/, [bʊ.lakˈlak]
  • Rhymes: -ak, -lak
  • Hyphenation: bu‧lak‧lak

Noun[edit]

bulaklak

  1. flower
    Synonym: rosas

Derived terms[edit]

Ratagnon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Tagalog bulaklak.

Noun[edit]

bulaklák

  1. flower

Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Southern Luzon axis *bulaklak, from Western Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bujak (flower). Compare Pangasinan bulaklak, Kapampangan bulaklak, Sambali bolak, Bikol Central burak, Hanunoo bulaklak, Asi buyak, Aklanon bueak, Cebuano bulak, Hiligaynon bulak, Surigaonon buyak, Butuanon buwak, Maguindanao ulak, and Tboli bulok.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bu‧lak‧lak
  • IPA(key): /bulakˈlak/, [bʊ.lɐkˈlak]

Noun[edit]

bulaklák (Baybayin spelling ᜊᜓᜎᜃ᜔ᜎᜃ᜔)

  1. flower
  2. (figurative) beautiful woman
  3. (euphemistic, vulgar, slang) vagina; vulva

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • bulaklak”, in Pambansang Diksiyonaryo | Diksiyonaryo.ph, Manila, 2018