pulo

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Acehnese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Malay pulau.

Noun[edit]

pulo

  1. island

Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

pulo

  1. Romanization of ᬧᬸᬮᭀ

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pu‧lo

Etymology 1[edit]

Akin to Malay pulau.

Noun[edit]

pulo

  1. an island; a contiguous area of land, smaller than a continent, totally surrounded by water; also an isle or islet
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Short for napulo.

Numeral[edit]

pulo

  1. a numerical value equal to 10; the number following nine and preceding eleven

Noun[edit]

pulo

  1. the digit or figure 10; an occurrence thereof

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pūlex.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpulo]
  • Rhymes: -ulo
  • Hyphenation: pu‧lo

Noun[edit]

pulo (accusative singular pulon, plural puloj, accusative plural pulojn)

  1. flea
    Pulojn la hundo havas. - Havas la hundo pulojn. - La hundo pulojn havas.
    The dog has fleas.

Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

pulo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of pulir

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

pulo m (plural puli)

  1. (regional) a sinkhole in the Apulia region, in Italy
    Synonyms: dolina, pulicchio

Anagrams[edit]


Javanese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pulo (krama ngoko pulo)

  1. island

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pular (to jump).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pu‧lo

Noun[edit]

pulo m (plural pulos)

  1. jump
    Synonym: salto

Verb[edit]

pulo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of pular

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

pulo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of pulir.

Sundanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Indonesian pulau, Ilocano puro, Malay pulau, Tagalog pulo).

Noun[edit]

pulo

  1. island (area of land completely surrounded by water)

Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from Proto-Philippine *pujuq or borrowed from Malay pulau.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pu‧lô
  • IPA(key): /puˈloʔ/, [pʊˈloʔ]

Noun[edit]

pulô

  1. island (area of land completely surrounded by water)
    Synonym: isla

Derived terms[edit]