bulu

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Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *bulu, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *bulu, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *bulu, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *bulu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bulu (compare Malay bulu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulu

  1. body hair (humans)
  2. fur (animals)
  3. feather

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Chichewa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese burro.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulú class 1a (plural abulú class 2)

  1. donkey

Dupaningan Agta[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulu

  1. bamboo

Fiji Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English blue.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulu

  1. blue

References[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay bulu, from Proto-Malayic *bulu, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *bulu, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *bulu, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *bulu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bulu.

Noun[edit]

bulu (plural, first-person possessive buluku, second-person possessive bulumu, third-person possessive bulunya)

  1. (anatomy) hair (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals)
  2. (anatomy) fur
  3. (anatomy) feather

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Kambera[edit]

Verb[edit]

bulu

  1. (intransitive) to be empty
  2. (intransitive) to be clear

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Marian Klamer (1998) A Grammar of Kambera, Berlin, New York: Mouton de Gruyter, →ISBN, page 179

Limos Kalinga[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulu

  1. bamboo

Lindu[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulu

  1. mountain

Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *bulu, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *bulu, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *bulu, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *bulu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bulu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulu

  1. (anatomy) hair (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals)
  2. (anatomy) fur
  3. (anatomy) feather

See also[edit]


Tumbuka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese burro.

Noun[edit]

bulu class 1a (plural ŵabulu class 2)

  1. donkey