buli

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See also: Buli, bùlì, bulî, bùlǐ, -buli, and були

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to ulpëti and ulzë, from Proto-Albanian *ul-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁élem (mountain elm). Compare Latin ulmus, Welsh llwyf and English elm.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buli m (indefinite plural bulinj, definite singular bulini, definite plural bulinjtë)

  1. (botany) fluttering elm (Ulmus laevis)

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Topalli, Kolec (2017), “buli”, in Fjalor Etimologjik i Gjuhës Shqipe, Durrës, Albania: Jozef, page 267

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bu‧li

Noun[edit]

buli

  1. the cabbage palm (Corypha utan)
  2. (by extension) any member of the genus Corypha, collectively called buri palm
  3. the fruit of this tree
  4. the leaves of this plant
  5. the fiber extracted from the leaves of this plant
  6. a type of budbod
  7. (anatomy) the penis

Anagrams[edit]


Dupaningan Agta[edit]

Noun[edit]

buli

  1. buttocks; anus; bottom (of a person or an object)

Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian [Term?] (compare Samoan, Tongan pule).

Noun[edit]

buli

  1. cowrie shell

Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulî

  1. buttock

Verb[edit]

búli

  1. polish

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Poule, from French poule.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbuli]
  • Hyphenation: bu‧li

Noun[edit]

buli (plural bulik)

  1. party (a social gathering of humans for entertainment, fun and socializing)
    Synonyms: házibuli, szórakozás
  2. (slang) deal, enterprise, venture
    Nincs benne a buliban.He is not in on the deal.

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative buli bulik
accusative bulit bulikat
dative bulinak buliknak
instrumental bulival bulikkal
causal-final buliért bulikért
translative bulivá bulikká
terminative buliig bulikig
essive-formal buliként bulikként
essive-modal
inessive buliban bulikban
superessive bulin bulikon
adessive bulinál buliknál
illative buliba bulikba
sublative bulira bulikra
allative bulihoz bulikhoz
elative buliból bulikból
delative buliról bulikról
ablative bulitól buliktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
bulié buliké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
buliéi bulikéi
Possessive forms of buli
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. bulim bulijaim
2nd person sing. bulid bulijaid
3rd person sing. bulija bulijai
1st person plural bulink bulijaink
2nd person plural bulitok bulijaitok
3rd person plural bulijuk bulijaik

Derived terms[edit]

(Compound words):

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Further reading[edit]

  • buli in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.
  • buli in Ittzés, Nóra (ed.). A magyar nyelv nagyszótára (’A Comprehensive Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 2006–2031

Macanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Cantonese 撲棱 (puh ling)

Verb[edit]

buli

  1. flap
    Buli su asa, borboleta agua
    Flapping his wings, a butterfly flies

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buli f

  1. inflection of bula:
    1. genitive/dative/locative singular
    2. genitive plural

Verb[edit]

buli

  1. third-person singular present of bulić

Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bu‧lí

Noun[edit]

buli

  1. The cabbage palm (Corypha utan)