buru

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See also: Buru, bùrú, bǔrǔ, burū, and буру

Bambara[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buru

  1. (music) horn

References[edit]


Basque[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /buɾu/, [bu.ɾu]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

buru inan

  1. (anatomy) head
  2. (figuratively) intellect, judgment

Declension[edit]

Declension of buru (inanimate, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive buru burua buruak
ergative buruk buruak buruek
dative bururi buruari buruei
genitive bururen buruaren buruen
comitative bururekin buruarekin buruekin
causative bururengatik buruarengatik buruengatik
benefactive bururentzat buruarentzat buruentzat
instrumental buruz buruaz buruez
inessive burutan buruan buruetan
locative burutako buruko buruetako
allative burutara burura buruetara
terminative burutaraino bururaino buruetaraino
directive burutarantz bururantz buruetarantz
destinative burutarako bururako buruetarako
ablative burutatik burutik buruetatik
partitive bururik
prolative burutzat

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ buru” in Etymological Dictionary of Basque by R. L. Trask, sussex.ac.uk

Further reading[edit]

  • buru in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • buru” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

Dama (Sierra Leone)[edit]

Noun[edit]

buru

  1. house

References[edit]

  • Dalby, T. D. P. (1963), “The extinct language of Dama”, in Sierra Leone Language Review, volume 2, Freetown: Fourah Bay College, pages 50–54

Gamilaraay[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buru

  1. ball
  2. ball game
  3. balls
  4. testicles

References[edit]

Dhiirrala Gamilaraay Yuwaalaraay Language Program St Joseph School Po Box 125 Walgett NSW 2368 Australia


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay buru, from Proto-Malayic *buru, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buʀaw, from Proto-Austronesian *buʀaw (drive off, chase away, expel).

Verb[edit]

buru

  1. to hunt

References[edit]


Javanese[edit]

Verb[edit]

buru

  1. to hunt

Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

buru

  1. 1st person singular present indicative form of burt

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *buru, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buʀaw, from Proto-Austronesian *buʀaw (drive off, chase away, expel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

buru (Jawi spelling بورو‎)

  1. to hunt

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: buru

Further reading[edit]


Old Javanese[edit]

Verb[edit]

buru

  1. to hunt

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch boer.

Noun[edit]

buru

  1. farmer
  2. A white Surinamese person of Dutch descent, in particular a descendant of nineteenth-century agricultural settlers.

Descendants[edit]


Sundanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

buru

  1. Romanization of ᮘᮥᮛᮥ

Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

buru

  1. (stative) to be rough

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of buru
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st toburu foburu miburu
2nd noburu niburu
3rd Human oburum, moburuf iburu, yoburu
Non-human iburu iburu, yoburu
* m - masculine, f - feminine, - archaic

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Yogad[edit]

Noun[edit]

burú

  1. plant hair

Zarma[edit]

Noun[edit]

buru

  1. bread

References[edit]

  • David Bellama, Cours de Zarma pour le Niger: trainee's book (1976)