huhu

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EtymologyEdit

Maori

NounEdit

huhu ‎(plural huhus)

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  1. A beetle, Prionoplus reticularis, endemic to New Zealand.

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EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

huhu

  1. rumour/rumor
    Huhu kertoo, että etsit uutta työtä.
    Rumour has it you're looking for a new job.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of huhu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative huhu huhut
genitive huhun huhujen
partitive huhua huhuja
illative huhuun huhuihin
singular plural
nominative huhu huhut
accusative nom. huhu huhut
gen. huhun
genitive huhun huhujen
partitive huhua huhuja
inessive huhussa huhuissa
elative huhusta huhuista
illative huhuun huhuihin
adessive huhulla huhuilla
ablative huhulta huhuilta
allative huhulle huhuille
essive huhuna huhuina
translative huhuksi huhuiksi
instructive huhuin
abessive huhutta huhuitta
comitative huhuineen

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PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

huhu

  1. (colloquial) hello

External linksEdit

  • huhu in Duden online

TonganEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *susu

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

huhu

  1. breast; breasts; teat
    Pamphlets in the Tonga language, "Koe Hisitolia o Natula", page 58:
    Oku faa vahe ae kalasi huhu kihe faahiga e hiva, o behe:—
    1. Koe manu nima ua (Bimana)
    There are nine things like parts called the classes which have breasts, like so:—
    1. The animals with two hands (Bimana)
  2. fork

VerbEdit

huhu

  1. To suck

AdjectiveEdit

huhu

  1. wet

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 1897, Shirley Baker, An English and Tongan vocabulary. Wilsons and Horton: Auckland, NZ.
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WoiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *susu, from Proto-Austronesian *susu.

NounEdit

huhu

  1. breast (female organ)
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