tulis

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Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧lis

Verb[edit]

tulis

  1. to stick up; to rob at gunpoint or knifepoint

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Iban[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tulis

  1. to write

Derived terms[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Verb[edit]

tulis

  1. to write (to form letters, etc.)

Derived terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]


Lithuanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tulis m

  1. thulium

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tulis (Jawi spelling توليس‎)

  1. to write (to form letters, etc.)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: tulis

Further reading[edit]


Old Javanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

tulis

  1. book, letter, drawing

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare talas and tilos.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tu‧lis
  • IPA(key): /ˈtulis/, [ˈtʊ.lɪs] (noun)
  • IPA(key): /tuˈlis/, [tʊˈlis] (adjective)

Noun[edit]

tulis

  1. sharpness (of a point)
  2. sharp end or point (of something tapering)
    Synonym: tilos
  3. (figuratively) sharpness; severity (of one's words or language)

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tulís

  1. pointed; with a tapering, pointy end

Tausug[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay tulis.

Verb[edit]

tulis

  1. to write

Ternate[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay tulis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tulis

  1. (transitive) to write

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of tulis
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st totulis fotulis mitulis
2nd notulis nitulis
3rd Masculine otulis itulis, yotulis
Feminine motulis
Neuter itulis
- 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 tulis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tulis

  1. (transitive) to write
    imu itulis mene?who wrote this?

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of tulis (action verb)
singular plural
inclusive exclusive
1st person totulis motulis atulis
2nd person notulis fotulis
3rd person inanimate itulis dotulis
animate
imperative nutulis, tulis futulis, tulis

References[edit]

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[1], Pacific linguistics