lumba-lumba

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay lumba-lumba.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlʊm.ba ˈlʊm.ba/

Noun[edit]

lumba-lumba (first-person possessive lumba-lumbaku, second-person possessive lumba-lumbamu, third-person possessive lumba-lumbanya)

  1. dolphin (aquatic mammal)
    Synonym: dolfin

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Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Reduplication of lumba (race; running competition), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lumbeq.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lumba-lumba (Jawi spelling ٢ لومبا‎, plural lumba-lumba-lumba-lumba, informal 1st possessive lumba-lumbaku, impolite 2nd possessive lumba-lumbamu, 3rd possessive lumba-lumbanya)

  1. dolphin (aquatic mammal)
    Synonym: dolfin

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: lumba-lumba

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