timu

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See also: tímù

Acehnese[edit]

Noun[edit]

timu

  1. east

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

timu

  1. imperative of timi

Pukapukan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *timu, from Proto-Oceanic *timuʀ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *timuʀ, from Proto-Austronesian *timuʀ.

Noun[edit]

timu

  1. high winds, gale, squall
    timu o Laló i timu loa ngalu ma te ulīa.
    High winds from the west can cause high waves and hurricanes.

Further reading[edit]


Rukai[edit]

Noun[edit]

timu

  1. salt
  2. sea

Sakizaya[edit]

Noun[edit]

timu

  1. flying fish

Samoan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *timu, from Proto-Oceanic *timuʀ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *timuʀ, from Proto-Austronesian *timuʀ.

Noun[edit]

timu

  1. rain

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English team.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

timu (n class, plural timu)

  1. team (group of people, especially in a sport)

Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

timu

  1. a Alternative form of timi (to skin, peel)

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of timu
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st totimu fotimu mitimu
2nd notimu nitimu
3rd Masculine otimu itimu, yotimu
Feminine motimu
Neuter itimu
- archaic

References[edit]

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

West Makian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay timun.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

timu

  1. cucumber

References[edit]

  • James Collins (1982) Further Notes Towards a West Makian Vocabulary[1], Pacific linguistics