See also: Bul, BUL, and buł

Abu' ArapeshEdit

NounEdit

bul

  1. pig

ReferencesEdit

  • Otto I. M. S. Nekitel, The functions of -i in Abu' Arapesh, in The Boy from Bundaberg: Studies in Melanesian Linguistics in Honour of Tom Dutton (2001), pages 241-246

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch bul, from Middle Dutch bulle, from Old Dutch *bullo, from Proto-Germanic *bulô. Cognate with English bull.

NounEdit

bul (plural bulle, diminutive bulletjie)

  1. bull
  2. (colloquial) a supporter of the Blue Bulls, a South African rugby team

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bʏl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bul
  • Rhymes: -ʏl

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch bulle, from Old Dutch *bullo, from Proto-Germanic *bulô. Cognate with English bull.

NounEdit

bul m (plural bullen, diminutive bulletje n, feminine koe)

  1. bull (male bovine, or one of certain other male mammals)
  2. surly person
SynonymsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch bulle, from Latin bulla (bull, decree).

NounEdit

bul f (plural bullen, diminutive bulletje n)

  1. great seal affixed to certain documents, notably charters from reigning princes and certain dignitaries
  2. such charter
  3. specifically, a papal bull
Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

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NounEdit

bul f (plural bullen, diminutive bulletje n)

  1. trinket, object of little value

ReferencesEdit

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

KarakalpakEdit

PronounEdit

bul

  1. this (demonstrative pronoun used to indicate a thing in the immediate vicinity of the speaker)
    Ha'zirgi waqıtta bul bette hesh qanday mag'lıwmat joq.
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Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

bul m (definite singular bulen, indefinite plural bular, definite plural bulane)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by bol

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bul f

  1. genitive plural of bula

VerbEdit

bul

  1. second-person singular imperative of bulić

Further readingEdit

  • bul in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RomaniEdit

NounEdit

bul f (plural bulya)

  1. buttocks

DescendantsEdit

  • Hungarian: bula

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bul (plural buls)

  1. (South Scots) a bull