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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

alu (plural alus)

  1. Alternative form of aloo

AnagramsEdit


BasqueEdit

NounEdit

alu

  1. vagina, vulva

Derived termsEdit

  • alaba “daughter” (with kinship suffix ba)

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

alu m (uncountable)

  1. (colloquial) Clipping of aluminium.

Further readingEdit


IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay alu, from Proto-Malayic *halu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qahəlu, *laqəlu, from Proto-Austronesian *qaSəlu.

NounEdit

alu (plural alu-alu, first-person possessive aluku, second-person possessive alumu, third-person possessive alunya)

  1. pestle (instrument used with a mortar to grind things)

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

alu f

  1. accusative singular form of ala
  2. instrumental singular form of ala
  3. genitive plural form of ala

alu m

  1. vocative singular form of alus
  2. accusative singular form of alus
  3. instrumental singular form of alus

LinduEdit

NounEdit

alu

  1. direction
  2. rhythm; cadence; meter (of a poem)

MalayEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *halu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qahəlu, *laqəlu, from Proto-Austronesian *qaSəlu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

alu (Jawi spelling الو)

  1. pestle (instrument used with a mortar to grind things)

Old PrussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *alu, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elut-.

Cognate with Proto-Slavic *olъ (beer), Lithuanian alùs (beer) and Latvian alus (beer).

NounEdit

alu

  1. mead
    • Elbing German-Prussian Vocabulary
      Bier   Piwis
      [...]
      Mete   Alu

ReferencesEdit

  • Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 370

PitjantjatjaraEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

alu

  1. (anatomy) liver

PohnpeianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

alu

  1. (intransitive) to walk; swim slowly (said of a fish)

Derived termsEdit


RohingyaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit आलु (ālu).

NounEdit

alu

  1. potato

SamoanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *alu

VerbEdit

alu

  1. To go

TonganEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *alu

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

alu

  1. to go