taku

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See also: Taku and tāku

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

taku

  1. Rōmaji transcription of たく

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

taku f

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

Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *taʻaku. Compare Hawaiian kaʻu.

Pronoun[edit]

taku

  1. my

Usage notes[edit]

This is the neutral form for referring to a single possessed item. This form is not governed by the usual a / o distinction. This word must be followed by a noun.

Declension[edit]


Quechua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

taku

  1. rough
  2. resistant to getting drunk, having a high tolerance
  3. mixed, mixed up

See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

taku

  1. red soil, iron(III) oxide

Declension[edit]


Sakizaya[edit]

Noun[edit]

taku

  1. lake; pond; pool

Tokelauan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈta.ku/
  • Hyphenation: ta‧ku

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *te-qa-ku. Cognates include Hawaiian kaʻu and Samoan la'u.

Determiner[edit]

taku

  1. (inalienable, definite) my
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *taku. Cognates include Maori taku and Samoan ta'u.

Verb[edit]

taku

  1. (intransitive) to tell
  2. (intransitive) to announce
  3. (transitive) to say, pronounce
  4. (transitive) to report
  5. (transitive) to confess
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • R. Simona, editor (1986) Tokelau Dictionary[1], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 361