gurita

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay gurita, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuʀita, from Proto-Austronesian *guʀiCa. Cognate with Cebuano kugita, Fijian kuita, Marshallese kweet.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡuˈrit̪a]
  • Hyphenation: gu‧ri‧ta

Noun[edit]

gurita (plural gurita-gurita, first-person possessive guritaku, second-person possessive guritamu, third-person possessive guritanya)

  1. octopus

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Malay[edit]

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A type of gurita

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuʀita, from Proto-Austronesian *guʀiCa. Cognate with Cebuano kugita, Fijian kuita, Marshallese kweet.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gurita (Jawi spelling ݢوريتا‎, plural gurita-gurita, informal 1st possessive guritaku, impolite 2nd possessive guritamu, 3rd possessive guritanya)

  1. octopus
  2. diaper, napkin

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: gurita

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