sagu

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See also: Sagu, sagú, sagù, sägu, and sągu

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

sagu (uncountable)

  1. Archaic form of sago.

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Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the 13th century, from Proto-Basque *sagu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /s̺aɡu/, [s̺a.ɣ̞u]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

sagu inan or anim

  1. (animate) mouse (small rodent)
  2. (inanimate, computing) mouse (input device)

Declension[edit]

Declension of sagu (animate and inanimate, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive sagu sagua saguak
ergative saguk saguak saguek
dative saguri saguari saguei
genitive saguren saguaren saguen
comitative sagurekin saguarekin saguekin
causative sagurengatik saguarengatik saguengatik
benefactive sagurentzat saguarentzat saguentzat
instrumental saguz saguaz saguez
inessive anim. sagurengan saguarengan saguengan
inanim. sagutan saguan saguetan
locative anim.
inanim. sagutako saguko saguetako
allative anim. sagurengana saguarengana saguengana
inanim. sagutara sagura saguetara
terminative anim. sagurenganaino saguarenganaino saguenganaino
inanim. sagutaraino saguraino saguetaraino
directive anim. sagurenganantz saguarenganantz saguenganantz
inanim. sagutarantz sagurantz saguetarantz
destinative anim. sagurenganako saguarenganako saguenganako
inanim. sagutarako sagurako saguetarako
ablative anim. sagurengandik saguarengandik saguengandik
inanim. sagutatik sagutik saguetatik
partitive sagurik
prolative sagutzat

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Binukid[edit]

Noun[edit]

sagu

  1. body fluid (of a corpse)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay sagu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *sagu (processed sago; fluid oozing from a wound, infected sore, or corpse).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaɡo/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧go

Noun[edit]

sagu (first-person possessive saguku, second-person possessive sagumu, third-person possessive sagunya)

  1. sago:
    1. any of the palms from which sago is extracted.
    2. a powdered starch obtained from certain palms, specifically Metroxylon sagu, used as a food thickener.
    3. a powdered starch obtained from a palm-like cycad, Cycas revoluta.

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Further reading[edit]


Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
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sagu

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *sagu (processed sago, prepared starch from the sago palm). Cognate with Javanese sagu and Tagalog sago.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sagu (Jawi spelling ساݢو‎, plural sagu-sagu, informal 1st possessive saguku, 2nd possessive sagumu, 3rd possessive sagunya)

  1. sago (a powdered starch obtained from certain palms used as a food thickener)

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sagǭ, whence also Old Frisian sege, Old High German saga, Old Norse saga.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑ.ɡu/, [ˈsɑ.ɣu]

Noun[edit]

sagu f (nominative plural sage or saga)

  1. statement, discourse, report

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Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: sa‧gu

Noun[edit]

sagu m (plural sagus)

  1. sago (a powdered starch obtained from certain palms)
  2. sago (any species of palm from which sago is extracted)
  3. sago pudding (a dessert made by boiling small grains of sago)

Descendants[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French sagou.

Noun[edit]

sagu n (uncountable)

  1. sago

Declension[edit]


Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sagu

  1. (transitive) to stab, spear

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of sagu
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st tosagu fosagu misagu
2nd nosagu nisagu
3rd Human osagum, mosaguf isagu, yosagu
Non-human isagu isagu, yosagu
* m - masculine, f - feminine, - archaic

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh