kuku

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoetic.

Interjection[edit]

kuku

  1. mourn
  2. The sound of an owl singing.

Czech[edit]

Interjection[edit]

kuku

  1. cuckoo (the sound of cuckoo)

Related terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • kuku in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • kuku in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *kuku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuku, from Proto-Austronesian *kuku.

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. (anatomy) nail (on fingers and toes)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

kuku

  1. Indicative present connegative form of kukkua.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of kukkua.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of kukkua.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. coua (any terrestrial bird of the genus Coua, in the cuckoo family)
Declension[edit]
Inflection of kuku (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative kuku kukut
genitive kukun kukujen
partitive kukua kukuja
illative kukuun kukuihin
singular plural
nominative kuku kukut
accusative nom. kuku kukut
gen. kukun
genitive kukun kukujen
partitive kukua kukuja
inessive kukussa kukuissa
elative kukusta kukuista
illative kukuun kukuihin
adessive kukulla kukuilla
ablative kukulta kukuilta
allative kukulle kukuille
essive kukuna kukuina
translative kukuksi kukuiksi
instructive kukuin
abessive kukutta kukuitta
comitative kukuineen

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay kuku, from Proto-Malayic *kuku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuku, from Proto-Austronesian *kuku.

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. (anatomy) nail (on fingers and toes)

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *kuku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuku, from Proto-Austronesian *kuku.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. (anatomy) nail (on fingers and toes)

Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. paternal grandmother
  2. grandchild

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoetic.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kûkuː/
  • Hyphenation: ku‧ku

Interjection[edit]

kȕkū (Cyrillic spelling ку̏кӯ)

  1. woe
  2. The sound of a cuckoo singing.
  3. Shout in a hide and seek game.

References[edit]

  • kuku” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. cake, pastry

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably onomatopoeia.

Noun[edit]

kuku (n class, plural kuku)

  1. chicken, fowl
    Penye kuku wengi, usimwage mtama
    Where there are many fowls, do not spill millet


See also[edit]

  • jogoo(rooster)

Tagal Murut[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku

  1. puppy (young dog)

Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuku (definite accusative ya, plural kukular)

  1. (child talk) female genitalia, vagina

See also[edit]

Declension[edit]