motu

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

motu

  1. Motu (language)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of motu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative motu
genitive motun
partitive motua
illative motuun
singular plural
nominative motu
accusative nom. motu
gen. motun
genitive motun
partitive motua
inessive motussa
elative motusta
illative motuun
adessive motulla
ablative motulta
allative motulle
essive motuna
translative motuksi
instructive
abessive motutta
comitative

Compounds[edit]


Isubu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀ntʊ̀.

Noun[edit]

motu m (plural batu)

  1. a man, an adult male

References[edit]

  • Joseph Merrick, Alfred Saker, A Grammar of the Isubu Tongue (1852)

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōtū

  1. ablative singular of mōtus

Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *motu

Noun[edit]

motu

  1. island

Verb[edit]

motu

  1. To sever.

Niuean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *motu

Noun[edit]

motu

  1. island

Rapa Nui[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *motu

Noun[edit]

motu

  1. island (usually a small islet)

Tahitian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *motu

Noun[edit]

motu

  1. island

Tongan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *motu

Noun[edit]

motu

  1. island

Related terms[edit]