hulu

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See also: húlu and hūlū

Chamorro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pre-Chamorro *θələx, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dələk.

Noun[edit]

hulu

  1. thunder

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *fulu, from Proto-Central Pacific *vulu, from Proto-Oceanic *pulu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bulu.

Noun[edit]

hulu (plural huluhulu)

  1. (anatomy) hair (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals)
  2. (anatomy) fur
  3. (anatomy) feather

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay hulu, from Proto-Malayic *hulu(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qulu, from Proto-Austronesian *qulu.

Noun[edit]

hulu (plural, first-person possessive huluku, second-person possessive hulumu, third-person possessive hulunya)

  1. (anatomy, obsolete) head (part of the body)
  2. upstream
  3. village
  4. handle
  5. beginning

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Noun[edit]

hulu

  1. Obsolete spelling of wulu

Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *hulu(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qulu, from Proto-Austronesian *qulu. In head sense replaced by kepala.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hulu (Jawi spelling هولو‎, plural hulu-hulu, informal 1st possessive huluku, impolite 2nd possessive hulumu, 3rd possessive hulunya)

  1. (anatomy, obsolete) head (part of the body)
  2. upstream, inland
  3. starting, beginning

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: hulu

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