ule

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See also: Ule, ulé, ulẹ, ûle, üle, and -ule

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish hule, from Classical Nahuatl ōlli.

Noun[edit]

ule

  1. A Mexican and Central American tree (Castilla elastica), related to the breadfruit tree, whose milky juice contains caoutchouc.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for ule in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

Anagrams[edit]


Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *ule.

Noun[edit]

ule

  1. (anatomy) penis

Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

ule (Raguileo spelling)

  1. tomorrow

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Verb[edit]

ule

  1. Alternative spelling of oule

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse ugla, influenced by ula. Compare Faroese úla.

Noun[edit]

ule f (definite singular ula, indefinite plural uler, definite plural ulene)

  1. Synonym of ugle (owl)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

ule (present tense ular or uler, past tense ula or ulte, past participle ula or ult, present participle ulande, imperative ul)

  1. e-infinitive form of ula

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *uwwalǭ, originally a diminutive of *uwwô (owl) (Old High German hūwo, Old Saxon hūo), probably a word imitative of the animal's call, or a variant of *ūfaz, *ūfǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *up-.

See also Old English ūf or hūf, Swedish uv (horned owl), Babungo Auf; also Middle Low German ūle, Dutch uil, Old Norse ugla. A Germanic variant *uwwilǭ was the source of Old High German ūwila (German Eule).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ūle f

  1. owl

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: oule, oul, owle, ule, howle, owlle

Old Irish[edit]

Determiner[edit]

ule

  1. Alternative spelling of uile

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈu.lɛ/
  • Rhymes: -ulɛ
  • Syllabification: u‧le

Noun[edit]

ule m

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural of ul

Swahili[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ule

  1. Class III / M class inflected form of -le.
  2. U class inflected form of -le.

Verb[edit]

ule

  1. inflection of -la:
    1. subjunctive second-person singular
    2. m-mi class object inflected singular subjunctive
    3. u class object inflected subjunctive

Tagalog[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish hule.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: u‧le
  • IPA(key): /ˈʔule/, [ˈʔu.le]

Noun[edit]

ule (Baybayin spelling ᜂᜎᜒ)

  1. oilcloth

References[edit]


Yoruba[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognates include Isekiri ulí, Olukumi ulé, proposed to be derived from Proto-Yoruboid *ú-lí

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ū.lé/

Noun[edit]

ulé

  1. (Ekiti, Ijebu, Ìlàjẹ, Ijesha, Idanre) home, house, household

Zou[edit]

Ule.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ule

  1. crocodile

References[edit]

  • Lukram Himmat Singh (2013) A Descriptive Grammar of Zou, Canchipur: Manipur University, page 41