See also: bāru, bäru, and barů

Afar edit

 
Barwa.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbaru/, [ˈbʌɾʊ]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ru

Noun edit

báru m (plural barwá f or baritteetá f)

  1. freckle

Declension edit

Declension of báru
absolutive báru
predicative báru
subjective barí
genitive barí
Postpositioned forms
l-case bárul
k-case báruk
t-case bárut
h-case báruh

References edit

  • E. M. Parker; R. J. Hayward (1985), “bàru”, in An Afar-English-French dictionary (with Grammatical Notes in English), University of London, →ISBN
  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2004) Parlons Afar: Langue et Culture, L'Hammartan, →ISBN, page 31

Baba Malay edit

Etymology edit

From Malay baru.

Adjective edit

baru

  1. new

Adverb edit

baru

  1. recently, just now

Further reading edit

Brunei Malay edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayic *baharu.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /baru/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ru

Adjective edit

baru

  1. new (age of non-living things)
    rumah baru
    new house

Antonyms edit

  • (age): lama (old) (non-living things)

Coordinate terms edit

  • (age): muda (young) (living things)

Czech edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

baru

  1. genitive/dative/locative singular of bar

Esperanto edit

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)

Verb edit

baru

  1. imperative of bari

Iban edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayic *baharu.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /baru/
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ru

Adjective edit

baru

  1. new (age of non-living things)
    rumah baru
    new house

Antonyms edit

  • (age): lama (old) (non-living things)

Coordinate terms edit

  • (age): biak (young) (living things)

Indonesian edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈba.ru]
  • Hyphenation: ba‧ru

Etymology 1 edit

From earlier baroe, baharoe, from Malay baru, baharu, from Classical Malay [script needed] (baru), [script needed] (baharu), from Old Malay [script needed] (baharu), from Proto-Malayic *baharu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)baqəʀu, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)baqəʀuh. Compare Tagalog bago.

Adjective edit

baru

  1. new
    Synonym: anyar
    Saya mempunyai kamus yang baru.
    I have a new dictionary.
    Kamus saya baru.
    My dictionary is new.
  2. modern
    Synonym: modern
Derived terms edit

Verb edit

baru

  1. Near perfect aspect i.e. the action or situation has just been completed
Derived terms edit

Adverb edit

baru

  1. (colloquial) recently
    Synonym: lagi
Alternative forms edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Malay baru, from Proto-Malayic *baru, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baʀu. Doublet of waru.

Noun edit

baru

  1. sea hibiscus, cottonwood hibiscus (Talipariti tiliaceum, syn. Hibiscus tiliaceus)
    Synonyms: embaru, waru
Alternative forms edit

Further reading edit

Kabuverdianu edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Portuguese barro.

Noun edit

baru

  1. (Sotavento) clay

References edit

  • Gonçalves, Manuel (2015) Capeverdean Creole-English dictionary, →ISBN
  • Veiga, Manuel (2012) Dicionário Caboverdiano-Português, Instituto da Biblioteca Nacional e do Livro

Latvian edit

Noun edit

baru m

  1. inflection of bars:
    1. accusative/instrumental singular
    2. genitive plural

Verb edit

baru

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bārt

Lithuanian edit

Noun edit

baru m

  1. instrumental singular of baras

Malay edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Malayic *baharu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baqəʀu, from Proto-Austronesian *baqəʀuh. Compare Tagalog bago.

Adverb edit

baru (Jawi spellingبارو⁩)

  1. just, recently, a few moments ago
    Aku baru sampai di rumah.
    I've just arrived home.

Adjective edit

baru (Jawi spellingبارو⁩)

  1. new; recently came into existence
    tahun barunew year
Usage notes edit
  • Although Kamus Dewan makes no such distinction, many people wrongly believe that baru should not be used as an adjective meaning "new" and that only baharu could be used in such way.
Alternative forms edit
Derived terms edit
Descendants edit
  • Indonesian: baru
  • Baba Malay: baru
  • Min Nan: 麻汝

Etymology 2 edit

From Proto-Malayic *baru, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *baʀu.

 
sea hibiscus, Talipariti tiliaceum

Noun edit

baru (Jawi spellingبارو⁩, plural baru-baru, informal 1st possessive baruku, 2nd possessive barumu, 3rd possessive barunya)

  1. sea hibiscus, cottonwood hibiscus (Talipariti tiliaceum, syn. Hibiscus tiliaceus)
Alternative forms edit
Descendants edit

References edit

Papuan Malay edit

Etymology edit

From Malay baru.

Verb edit

baru

  1. be new

Adverb edit

baru

  1. recently
  2. then, and then
  3. after all

Serbo-Croatian edit

Noun edit

baru (Cyrillic spelling бару)

  1. dative/locative singular of bȃr

Noun edit

baru (Cyrillic spelling бару)

  1. accusative singular of bȁra

Sundanese edit

Romanization edit

baru

  1. Romanization of ᮘᮛᮥ

Ternate edit

 
baru

Etymology edit

Likely from Malay baru

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

baru

  1. sea hibiscus
    Synonym: baru dowongi

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

Said by Collins to be a borrowing from Malay [Term?].

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

baru

  1. boat caulking

References edit

  • James Collins (1982) Further Notes Towards a West Makian Vocabulary[1], Pacific linguistics