huhu

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Maori

Noun[edit]

huhu ‎(plural huhus)

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  1. A beetle, Prionoplus reticularis, endemic to New Zealand.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

huhu

  1. rumour/rumor
    Huhu kertoo, että etsit uutta työtä.
    Rumour has it you're looking for a new job.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of huhu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative huhu huhut
genitive huhun huhujen
partitive huhua huhuja
illative huhuun huhuihin
singular plural
nominative huhu huhut
accusative nom. huhu huhut
gen. huhun
genitive huhun huhujen
partitive huhua huhuja
inessive huhussa huhuissa
elative huhusta huhuista
illative huhuun huhuihin
adessive huhulla huhuilla
ablative huhulta huhuilta
allative huhulle huhuille
essive huhuna huhuina
translative huhuksi huhuiksi
instructive huhuin
abessive huhutta huhuitta
comitative huhuineen

Derived terms[edit]


German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

huhu

  1. (colloquial) hello

External links[edit]

  • huhu in Duden online

Tongan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *susu

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

huhu

  1. breast; breasts; teat
    Pamphlets in the Tonga language, "Koe Hisitolia o Natula", page 58:
    Oku faa vahe ae kalasi huhu kihe faahiga e hiva, o behe:—
    1. Koe manu nima ua (Bimana)
    There are nine things like parts called the classes which have breasts, like so:—
    1. The animals with two hands (Bimana)
  2. fork

Verb[edit]

huhu

  1. To suck

Adjective[edit]

huhu

  1. wet

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 1897, Shirley Baker, An English and Tongan vocabulary. Wilsons and Horton: Auckland, NZ.
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Woi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *susu, from Proto-Austronesian *susu.

Noun[edit]

huhu

  1. breast (female organ)