dila

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Bikol Central[edit]

Noun[edit]

dilà

  1. (anatomy) tongue

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: di‧la

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dilaq .

Noun[edit]

dila

  1. (anatomy) the tongue

Verb[edit]

dila

  1. to lick

Etymology 2[edit]

After its resemblance to a tongue.

Noun[edit]

dila

  1. the tongue; the flap of material that goes between the laces and the foot

Etymology 3[edit]

From English tongue.

Noun[edit]

dila

  1. (metonymically) a language

Dupaningan Agta[edit]

Noun[edit]

dila

  1. (anatomy) tongue

Ilocano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dilaq (compare Indonesian lidah, Kiput deleiʔ, Malay lidah, Tagalog dila).

Noun[edit]

dila

  1. (anatomy) tongue

Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

dila (needs class)

  1. dipper (bird)


This Swahili entry was created from the translations listed at dipper. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see dila in the Swahili Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) July 2009


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dilaq (compare Ilocano dila, Indonesian lidah, Kiput deleiʔ, Malay lidah).

Noun[edit]

dilà

  1. (anatomy) tongue

Derived terms[edit]


Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

dila

  1. genitive singular of dil