ule

From Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish hule, from Classical Nahuatl ōlli.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ule

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

References[edit]

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.lɛ]

Noun[edit]

ule (Baybayin spelling ᜂᜎᜒ)

  1. oilcloth

References[edit]

  • ule”, in Pambansang Diksiyonaryo | Diksiyonaryo.ph, Manila, 2018

Yoruba[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognates include Itsekiri ulí, Olukumi ulé, proposed to be derived from Proto-Yoruba *u-lé, from Proto-Edekiri *u-lí, ultimately from Proto-Yoruboid *ú-lí

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ū.lé/

Noun[edit]

ulé

  1. (Ekiti, Ijebu, Ilajẹ, 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