kuting

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Bikol Central[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ku.ˈjiŋ/
  • Hyphenation: ku‧ting
  • Rhymes: -iŋ

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Western Malayo-Polynesian *kutiŋ₁. Cognate of Tagalog kuting and Malay kucing.

Noun[edit]

kuting

  1. a kitten

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Western Malayo-Polynesian *kutiŋ₂, but is not related to similar Proto-Western Malayo-Polynesian cognate *kutiŋ₁.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ku.ˈjiŋ/
  • Hyphenation: ku‧ting
  • Rhymes: -iŋ

Noun[edit]

kuting

  1. a bedbug; a small nocturnal insect of the family Cimicidae that feed on the blood of humans and other warm-blooded hosts
  2. a kitten

Synonyms[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kutiŋ. Cognate of Bikol Central kuting, Indonesian and Malay kucing, and Tausug kuting/كوتىڭ‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ku‧ting
  • IPA(key): /kuˈtiŋ/, [kxʊˈtiŋ]
  • Rhymes: -iŋ

Noun[edit]

kutíng

  1. kitten

Synonyms[edit]