lembu

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See also: lĕmbu

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay lembu. Cognate of Javanese lembu (ꦊꦩ꧀ꦧꦸ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ləmˈbu]
  • Hyphenation: lêm‧bu

Noun[edit]

lembu (plural, first-person possessive lembuku, second-person possessive lembumu, third-person possessive lembunya)

  1. cow
    Synonym: sapi
  2. ox

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Javanese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

lembu (ngoko sapi, krama lembu)

  1. Krama of sapi.

References[edit]

  • "lembu" in Tim Balai Bahasa Yogyakarta, Kamus Basa Jawa (Bausastra Jawa). Kanisius, Yogyakarta

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lembu (Jawi spelling لمبو‎, plural lembu-lembu, informal 1st possessive lembuku, impolite 2nd possessive lembumu, 3rd possessive lembunya)

  1. cattle (domesticated bovine animals)

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: lembu

Further reading[edit]