puli

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English[edit]

A puli

Etymology[edit]

From Hungarian puli.

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Noun[edit]

puli (plural pulik or pulis)

  1. One of a breed of Hungarian sheepdog with a distinctive thick, corded coat.
    • 2009 February 11, Katie Thomas, “10-Year-Old Spaniel Completes Comeback”, in New York Times[1]:
      Other dogs competing in Best in Show were a standard poodle, a Scottish terrier, a puli, a Brussels griffon and a Scottish deerhound.

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Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *puliq.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pu‧li
  • IPA(key): /puˈliʔ/

Noun[edit]

pulî

  1. (Naga) act of returning home, going home, taking something home
    Synonym: uli

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Finnish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpuli/, [ˈpuli]
  • Rhymes: -uli
  • Syllabification(key): pu‧li

Etymology 1[edit]

Shortened from pulituuri (French polish), commonly used in the past as surrogate alcohol.

Noun[edit]

puli

  1. (colloquial) drunkard, sot (one who is badly addicted with alcohol, to the point where the person is completely dependent on it)
    Synonyms: puliukko; see also Thesaurus:juoppo
Declension[edit]
Inflection of puli (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative puli pulit
genitive pulin pulien
partitive pulia puleja
illative puliin puleihin
singular plural
nominative puli pulit
accusative nom. puli pulit
gen. pulin
genitive pulin pulien
partitive pulia puleja
inessive pulissa puleissa
elative pulista puleista
illative puliin puleihin
adessive pulilla puleilla
ablative pulilta puleilta
allative pulille puleille
essive pulina puleina
translative puliksi puleiksi
instructive pulein
abessive pulitta puleitta
comitative puleineen
Possessive forms of puli (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person pulini pulimme
2nd person pulisi pulinne
3rd person pulinsa

Etymology 2[edit]

From Hungarian puli.

Noun[edit]

puli

  1. puli
Declension[edit]
Inflection of puli (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative puli pulit
genitive pulin pulien
partitive pulia puleja
illative puliin puleihin
singular plural
nominative puli pulit
accusative nom. puli pulit
gen. pulin
genitive pulin pulien
partitive pulia puleja
inessive pulissa puleissa
elative pulista puleista
illative puliin puleihin
adessive pulilla puleilla
ablative pulilta puleilta
allative pulille puleille
essive pulina puleina
translative puliksi puleiksi
instructive pulein
abessive pulitta puleitta
comitative puleineen
Possessive forms of puli (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person pulini pulimme
2nd person pulisi pulinne
3rd person pulinsa

Hungarian[edit]

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 puli on Hungarian Wikipedia
puli

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Perhaps a variant of pudli (poodle) due to the slight similarity of their curly coat.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpuli]
  • Hyphenation: pu‧li
  • Rhymes: -li

Noun[edit]

puli (plural pulik)

  1. Puli (a Hungarian sheepdog with a distinctive thick, corded coat)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative puli pulik
accusative pulit pulikat
dative pulinak puliknak
instrumental pulival pulikkal
causal-final puliért pulikért
translative pulivá pulikká
terminative puliig pulikig
essive-formal puliként pulikként
essive-modal
inessive puliban pulikban
superessive pulin pulikon
adessive pulinál puliknál
illative puliba pulikba
sublative pulira pulikra
allative pulihoz pulikhoz
elative puliból pulikból
delative puliról pulikról
ablative pulitól puliktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
pulié puliké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
puliéi pulikéi
Possessive forms of puli
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. pulim pulijaim
2nd person sing. pulid pulijaid
3rd person sing. pulija pulijai
1st person plural pulink pulijaink
2nd person plural pulitok pulijaitok
3rd person plural pulijuk pulijaik

References[edit]

  1. ^ puli in Tótfalusi, István. Magyar etimológiai nagyszótár (’Hungarian Comprehensive Dictionary of Etymology’). Budapest: Arcanum Adatbázis, 2001; Arcanum DVD Könyvtár →ISBN

Further reading[edit]

  • puli in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpu.li/
  • Rhymes: -uli
  • Hyphenation: pù‧li

Noun[edit]

puli

  1. plural of pulo

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

puli

  1. plural of pulă

Usage notes[edit]

See pulă and pule.

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

puli

  1. accusative singular of pul