Cebuano edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish buitre, from Latin vultur.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: bu‧wi‧tre

Noun edit

buwitre

  1. vulture

Tagalog edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish buitre (vulture), from Latin vultur.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: bu‧wit‧re
  • IPA(key): /buˈitɾe/, [ˈbwit.ɾɛ]

Noun edit

buwitre (Baybayin spelling ᜊᜓᜏᜒᜆ᜔ᜇᜒ)

  1. vulture
  2. (figurative) greedy and ruthless person
    Synonyms: ganid, buwaya