luwa

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Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /luˈwʌ/
  • Hyphenation: lu‧wa

Noun[edit]

luwá f 

  1. hunger

Synonyms[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Noun[edit]

luwa

  1. spit

Verb[edit]

luwa

  1. to spit; to evacuate (saliva or another substance) from the mouth
  2. to eject; to cause (something) to come out of a machine
  3. to come out of a machine

Dupaningan Agta[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *luheq, from Proto-Austronesian *luSeq. Cognate with Paiwan luseq.

Noun[edit]

luwá

  1. tear

Mwani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *dìdʊ̀bà.

Noun[edit]

luwa 11 (plural mawa)

  1. flower

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Cebuano luwa.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lu‧wa
  • IPA(key): /luˈwaʔ/, [ˈlwaʔ]

Noun[edit]

luwâ

  1. ejection from the mouth; spitting (of an object in one's mouth)
    Synonym: buga
  2. bulging out; sticking out (of something)
  3. (by extension) ejection (as from a machine, etc.)
  4. object that was ejected or bulging
Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

luwâ

  1. bulging out; sticking out (of something)

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lu‧wa
  • IPA(key): /ˈlua/, [ˈluɐ]

Noun[edit]

luwa

  1. Alternative form of loa

Tumbuka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *dìdʊ̀bà.

Noun[edit]

luwa 11 (plural maluwa 6)

  1. flower