hapu

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Maori.

Noun[edit]

hapu ‎(plural hapus)

  1. A subtribe of an iwi; the basic political unit within Māori society.

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *hap'oin, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *čappa. Cognates include Finnish hapan and Hungarian savanyú.

Adjective[edit]

hapu ‎(genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. sour

Inflection[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


Võro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *hap'oin, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *čappa.

Adjective[edit]

hapu ‎(genitive hapnõ or hapna, partitive hapund)

  1. sour

Inflection[edit]