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MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic دُود (dūd).

NounEdit

dudu m (plural dud, feminine duda)

  1. worm
    • (Jonah 4:7, King James Version)
      imma kif sebaħ l-għada, Alla bagħat dudu li mess is-siġra u din nixfet.
      But God prepared a worm when the morning rose the next day, and it smote the gourd that it withered.

SwahiliEdit

NounEdit

dudu (ma class, plural madudu)

  1. Augmentative of mdudu: large insect

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian طوطی.

Compare Middle Armenian թութակ (tʿutʿak), Arabic طوطق (ṭūṭaq, parrot), Iranian borrowings.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [dudu]
  • Hyphenation: du‧du

NounEdit

dudu (definite accusative duduyu, plural dudular)

  1. (archaic, poetic) parrot

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative dudu
Definite accusative duduyu
Singular Plural
Nominative dudu dudular
Definite accusative duduyu duduları
Dative duduya dudulara
Locative dududa dudularda
Ablative dududan dudulardan
Genitive dudunun duduların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular dudum dudularım
2nd singular dudun duduların
3rd singular dudusu duduları
1st plural dudumuz dudularımız
2nd plural dudunuz dudularınız
3rd plural duduları duduları