buluh

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Banjarese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *buluh, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buluq (compare Malagasy volo), from Proto-Austronesian *buluq.

Noun[edit]

buluh

  1. bamboo (plant)
  2. bamboo (wood)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay buluh, from Proto-Malayic *buluh, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buluq (compare Malagasy volo), from Proto-Austronesian *buluq.

Noun[edit]

buluh (first-person possessive buluhku, second-person possessive buluhmu, third-person possessive buluhnya)

  1. bamboo (plant)
  2. bamboo (wood)

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Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Talang Tuo inscription, C.E. 684. From Proto-Malayic *buluh, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buluq (compare Malagasy volo), from Proto-Austronesian *buluq.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buluh (Jawi spelling بولوه‎, plural buluh-buluh, informal 1st possessive buluhku, impolite 2nd possessive buluhmu, 3rd possessive buluhnya)

  1. bamboo (plant)
  2. bamboo (wood)

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