Old Kannada edit

Etymology 1 edit

Inherited from Proto-Dravidian *puẓu.

Noun edit

ಪುೞು (puḻu)

  1. a worm
Descendants edit
  • Kannada: ಹುಳು (huḷu)
  • Jennu Kurumba: ಉಳು

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

ಪುೞು (puḻu)

  1. civet

References edit

  • V. Krishna (2019) “ಪುೞು”, in “Alar” V. Krishna's Kannada → English dictionary
  • Kittel, Ferdinand (1894) “ಪುೞು”, in Kittel's Kannada-English dictionary, Madras: University of Madras, published 1968-1971