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-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 1a (plural abulú 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

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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-Malayo-Polynesian *bulu.

Noun[edit]

bulu (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]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulu (Jawi spelling بولو‎, plural bulu-bulu, informal 1st possessive buluku, impolite 2nd possessive bulumu, 3rd 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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Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English bull.

Noun[edit]

bulu

  1. # bull

Tumbuka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese burro.

Noun[edit]

bulu 1a (plural ŵabulu 2)

  1. donkey