lala

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See also: Lala, lālā, and la'la'

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit लाला(lālā, saliva)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (General Cebuano) IPA(key): /ˈl̪aˌl̪a/
  • (Cebu) IPA(key): /ˈl̪a/
  • (Surigaonon) IPA(key): /ˈjaˌja/
  • Rhymes: -a
  • Hyphenation: la‧la

Noun[edit]

lala

  1. venom

Adjective[edit]

lala

  1. venomous

Ewe[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lala

  1. to wait

Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

lála

  1. solfeggio

Verb[edit]

lála (diminutive lalá-lála)

  1. (music) to sing a lullaby

Verb[edit]

lálà and lâlâ

  1. to strip, separate (meat from the bone)

Kristang[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lala (plural lala-lala)

  1. shellfish, as food[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010, Ladislav Prištic, Kristang - Crioulo de Base Portuguesa, Masaryk University, page 25.

Niuean[edit]

Noun[edit]

lala

  1. guava

Usage notes[edit]

Only in the southern dialect.


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish لاله(lâle), from Persian لاله(lâle).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lǎːla/
  • Hyphenation: la‧la

Noun[edit]

lála f (Cyrillic spelling ла́ла)

  1. (Bosnia, regional Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia) tulip
    • 1863, Laza Kostić "Slavuj i lala" in Danica, Đorđe Popović (the publisher):
      Kako te lala žestoko ljubi,
      kad bi otvorila list,
      svu ujedanput razmilinu bi,
      sav bi ti dala miris. [...]
      How tulip fiercely loves you,
      if it opened its leaf,
      all the fondness at once it would,
      all the smell it would give you. [...]
    • Musa Ćazim Ćatić Gazeli:
      Tu se pilo rujno vino k'o tekuće lala-cv'jeće. [...]
      Here the red wine it was drunk as if it were liquid tulip-flowers. [...]
    • Gavro Babić, Zašto me voliš:
      [...] ni lala nisam sa kojom možeš,
      blistave kose jutrom da kitiš [...]
      [...] nor I am tulip with which you can
      shiny hair in the morning adorn [...]
  2. (regional) a person from Vojvodina

Synonyms[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-dáada.

Verb[edit]

-lala (infinitive kulala)

  1. to sleep

Conjugation[edit]



See also[edit]


Swazi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-dáada.

Verb[edit]

-lala

  1. to sleep

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɫɑ.ˈɫɑ]
  • Hyphenation: la‧la

Noun[edit]

lala (definite accusative lalayı, plural lalalar)

  1. (obsolete) tutor
  2. (historical) tutor of a Shahzadah

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-dáada.

Verb[edit]

-lala

  1. (intransitive) to rest (by lying down)
  2. (intransitive) to sleep
  3. (intransitive) to stay (for the night)
  4. (intransitive) to have sex

Inflection[edit]

Tone class H
Infinitive ukulala
Imperative Imperative
+ object prefix
Singular lala lale
Plural lalani laleni
Present Participial Subjunctive
1st singular ngiyalala, ngilala ngilala ngilale
2nd singular uyalala, ulala ulala ulale
1st plural siyalala, silala silala silale
2nd plural niyalala, nilala nilala nilale
Class 1 uyalala, ulala elala alale
Class 2 bayalala, balala belala balale
Class 3 uyalala, ulala ulala ulale
Class 4 iyalala, ilala ilala ilale
Class 5 liyalala, lilala lilala lilale
Class 6 ayalala, alala elala alale
Class 7 siyalala, silala silala silale
Class 8 ziyalala, zilala zilala zilale
Class 9 iyalala, ilala ilala ilale
Class 10 ziyalala, zilala zilala zilale
Class 11 luyalala, lulala lulala lulale
Class 14 buyalala, bulala bulala bulale
Class 15 kuyalala, kulala kulala kulale
Class 17 kuyalala, kulala kulala kulale
Recent past Recent past
continuous
1st singular ngilalile, ngilalē bengilala
2nd singular ulalile, ulalē ubelala
1st plural silalile, silalē sibelala
2nd plural nilalile, nilalē nibelala
Class 1 ulalile, ulalē ubelala
Class 2 balalile, balalē bebelala
Class 3 ulalile, ulalē bewulala
Class 4 ilalile, ilalē beyilala
Class 5 lilalile, lilalē belilala
Class 6 alalile, alalē abelala
Class 7 silalile, silalē besilala
Class 8 zilalile, zilalē bezilala
Class 9 ilalile, ilalē beyilala
Class 10 zilalile, zilalē bezilala
Class 11 lulalile, lulalē belulala
Class 14 bulalile, bulalē bebulala
Class 15 kulalile, kulalē bekulala
Class 17 kulalile, kulalē bekulala
Remote past Remote past
continuous
1st singular ngālala ngangilala
2nd singular wālala wawulala
1st plural sālala sasilala
2nd plural nālala nanilala
Class 1 wālala wayelala
Class 2 bālala babelala
Class 3 wālala wawulala
Class 4 yālala yayilala
Class 5 lālala lalilala
Class 6 ālala ayelala
Class 7 sālala sasilala
Class 8 zālala zazilala
Class 9 yālala yayilala
Class 10 zālala zazilala
Class 11 lwālala lwalulala
Class 14 bālala babulala
Class 15 kwālala kwakulala
Class 17 kwālala kwakulala
Future
1st singular ngizolala
2nd singular uzolala
1st plural sizolala
2nd plural nizolala
Class 1 uzolala
Class 2 bazolala
Class 3 uzolala
Class 4 izolala
Class 5 lizolala
Class 6 azolala
Class 7 sizolala
Class 8 zizolala
Class 9 izolala
Class 10 zizolala
Class 11 luzolala
Class 14 buzolala
Class 15 kuzolala
Class 17 kuzolala