palu

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See also: pału and Palu

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pālus.

Noun[edit]

palu m (plural palos)

  1. stick, staff
  2. wood
  3. (nautical) mast
  4. hit (with a stick)
  5. baguette

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of paludisme.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pa.ly/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

palu m (plural palus)

  1. (informal) malaria

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Hawaiian[edit]

Verb[edit]

palu

  1. to lick

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay palu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *palu (to hammer, to hit with a hard implement), from Proto-Austronesian *palu (to hammer, pound, hit). Cognate with Tagalog palo and Javanese palu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

palu (first-person possessive paluku, second-person possessive palumu, third-person possessive palunya)

  1. hammer (tool)
    • 2000, Goenawan Mohamad, Marx
      Dalam film kartun Tom & Jerry, palu dan dinamit dipakai buat menekankan efek lucu

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Javanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Javanese palu.

Noun[edit]

palu

  1. hammer

Kambera[edit]

Verb[edit]

palu

  1. (transitive) to hit

References[edit]

  • Marian Klamer (1998) A Grammar of Kambera, Berlin, New York: Mouton de Gruyter, →ISBN, page 199

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *palu (to hammer, to hit with a hard implement), from Proto-Austronesian *palu (to hammer, pound, hit). Cognate with Tagalog palo and Javanese palu.

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Noun[edit]

palu (Jawi spelling ڤالو‎, plural palu-palu, informal 1st possessive paluku, impolite 2nd possessive palumu, 3rd possessive palunya)

  1. hammer
    Palu besiMetal hammer
    Synonym: tukul

Verb[edit]

palu (Jawi spelling ڤالو‎)

  1. (transitive) to hit; to strike
    Ali memalu Adi sebagai balasan kepada kekecamannya semasa zaman persekolahan dahulu.
    Ali's hitting Adi as a form of revenge for his bullying during their school days.
    Synonyms: pukul, hentak, ketuk

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Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: palu

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Old Javanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *palu.

Noun[edit]

palu

  1. hammer

Papiamentu[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish palo and Dutch paal.

Noun[edit]

palu

  1. stick, pole
  2. tree
  3. wood

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpa.lu/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧lu
  • Rhymes: -alu

Noun[edit]

palu

  1. locative/vocative singular of pal

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *kʷaleti.

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Verb[edit]

palu (first-person singular present palaf)

  1. to dig (up), unearth, excavate

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Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
palu balu mhalu phalu
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “palu”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies