tubo

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See also: tubò, Túbó, and Tǔbō

Aklanon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *təbuh, compare Malay tebu.

Noun[edit]

tubo

  1. sugar cane

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubos)

  1. tube

References[edit]


Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tubo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ˈtubo/

Noun[edit]

túbo

  1. a pipe, a tube (for water)
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *təbuh, from Proto-Austronesian *təbuS.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • IPA(key): /tuˈbo/

Noun[edit]

tubó

  1. sugarcane
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Philippine *tubuq, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tubuq, from Proto-Austronesian *Cubuq.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ˈtuboʔ/

Noun[edit]

tubò

  1. growth, sprouting
    Synonym: tambo
  2. mushroom
  3. (finance) interest
    Synonym: interes
Derived terms[edit]

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Philippine *tubuq, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tubuq, from Proto-Austronesian *Cubuq.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ˈtuboʔ/, [ˈt̪u.bʊʔ]

Verb[edit]

tubo

  1. to grow
  2. to profit; to gain profit
  3. to pay the interest in order to renew or extend a loan

Noun[edit]

tubo

  1. the growth of a person, plant, etc.
  2. (finance) interest
    Synonym: interes
  3. (accounting, economics) profit

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in Antonio Pigafetta's Relazione del primo viaggio intorno al mondo—detailing the first circumnavigation of the world between 1519 and 1522. Inherited from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *təbuh, from Proto-Austronesian *təbuS. Compare Malay tebu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • IPA(key): /tuˈbo/, [t̪ʊˈbu]

Noun[edit]

tubo

  1. sugar cane

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tubo, from Latin tubus (tube, pipe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ˈtubo/, [ˈt̪u.bʊ]

Noun[edit]

tubo

  1. pipe (rigid tube)
  2. (anatomy) Fallopian tube
  3. penis
Quotations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tubo and English tube.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtubo]
  • Rhymes: -ubo
  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo

Noun[edit]

tubo (accusative singular tubon, plural tuboj, accusative plural tubojn)

  1. tube

Derived terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tubus (tube, pipe).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubos)

  1. tube, pipe (open at both ends)
  2. tube (container closed at one end)

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubo (plural tubos)

  1. tube

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tubus (tube, pipe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtu.bo/
  • Rhymes: -ubo
  • Hyphenation: tù‧bo

Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubi)

  1. tube
  2. pipe

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

tubo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tubare

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubō

  1. dative/ablative singular of tubus

Piedmontese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian tubo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubo)

  1. tube

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tubus (tube, pipe).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo

Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubos)

  1. tube
  2. pipe
  3. (surfing) tube

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:tubo.

Further reading[edit]

  • tubo” in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tubus (tube, pipe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubo m (plural tubos)

  1. tube
    Synonym: canuto
  2. (Latin America) receiver (on a telephone)

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *tubuq, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tubuq (cf. Fijian tubu (to grow), Javanese tuwuh (to grow), Maori tupu (to grow), Malay tumbuh (to grow)), from Proto-Austronesian *Cubuq (cf. Paiwan cuvuq (sprout)).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ˈtuboʔ/, [ˈtu.boʔ]
Noun[edit]

tubò

  1. sprout; shoot
    Synonyms: supling, supang, talbos, usbong, suloy
  2. germination; growth (of a seed)
    Synonyms: pagtubo, sibol, pagsibol, supang, pagsupang
  3. native of a place
  4. (finance) interest
    Synonyms: interes, gana, ganansiya
  5. profit
    Synonym: kita
  6. (figuratively) new growth
    Synonyms: supang, suloy
Derived terms[edit]
Adjective[edit]

tubò

  1. native of a place (of a person)

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • IPA(key): /tuˈboʔ/, [tʊˈboʔ]
Adjective[edit]

tubô

  1. already growing or germinating (of seeds)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *təbuh (cf. Chamorro tupu, Kapampangan atbu, Sambali tabo, Malay tebu, Tausug tubu), from Proto-Austronesian *təbuS (cf. Kavalan tbus, Paiwan tjevus).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • IPA(key): /tuˈbo/, [tʊˈbo]

Noun[edit]

tubó

  1. sugar cane
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tubo, from Latin tubus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧bo
  • IPA(key): /ˈtubo/, [ˈtu.bo]

Noun[edit]

tubo

  1. tube; pipe
  2. tube (of toothpaste, paint, etc.)
  3. glass bulb or tube (used to protect the light of a lamp)
    Synonym: embudo
Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Ternate[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tubo

  1. (transitive) to prod fruit
Conjugation[edit]
Conjugation of tubo
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st totubo fotubo mitubo
2nd notubo nitubo
3rd Masculine otubo itubo, yotubo
Feminine motubo
Neuter itubo
- archaic

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tubo

  1. thick billowing smoke

References[edit]

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