sulu

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

sulu (plural sulus)

  1. An all-purpose skirt-like garment worn by men and women in Fiji.

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From su +‎ -lu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /suˈɫu/
  • Hyphenation: su‧lu

Adjective[edit]

sulu (comparative daha sulu, superlative ən sulu)

  1. watery
  2. juicy

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *suluq.

Noun[edit]

sulu

  1. Obsolete form of sulo.

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sulu

  1. genitive singular of sulg

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Zulu isiZulu.

Noun[edit]

sulu n

  1. Zulu

Higaonon[edit]

Noun[edit]

sulu

  1. nail (on fingers/toes)

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sulu f

  1. accusative singular form of sula
  2. instrumental singular form of sula
  3. genitive plural form of sula

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Metaphony of svòlu, from Old Norse svǫlu, oblique cases singular of svala. Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *swalwǭ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /²sʉ(ː)lʉ/, /²sʉ(ː).ɽʉ/ (examples of pronunciation)

Noun[edit]

sulu f (definite singular sulua, indefinite plural suluer, definite plural suluene)

  1. (nonstandard, dialectal) alternative form of svale (swallow)

To'abaita[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *suʀuq, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *zuʀuq (sap, juice).

Noun[edit]

sulu (possessive suula or suluna)

  1. juice, liquid (of fruit)
    suula niucoconut water
    suula aranisiorange juice
    suula qasaimango juice
  2. broth, sauce, gravy (in cooking)
    Kuqufia fasi suula iqa qena.
    Drink the fish broth.

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References[edit]

  • Frantisek Lichtenberk, A Grammar of Toqabaqita (2008)

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From su +‎ -lu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /suˈɫu/
  • Hyphenation: su‧lu

Adjective[edit]

sulu

  1. aqueous, juicy, watery
  2. sassy

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Western Bukidnon Manobo[edit]

Noun[edit]

sulu

  1. nail (on fingers/toes)