See also: húlu and hūlū

ChamorroEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pre-Chamorro *θələx, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dələk.

NounEdit

hulu

  1. thunder

HawaiianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *fulu, from Proto-Central Pacific *vulu, from Proto-Oceanic *pulu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bulu.

NounEdit

hulu (plural huluhulu)

  1. (anatomy) hair (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals)
  2. (anatomy) fur
  3. (anatomy) feather

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay hulu, from Proto-Malayic *hulu(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qulu, from Proto-Austronesian *qulu.

NounEdit

hulu (plural, first-person possessive huluku, second-person possessive hulumu, third-person possessive hulunya)

  1. (anatomy, obsolete) head (part of the body)
  2. upstream
  3. village
  4. handle
  5. beginning

SynonymsEdit


Lower SorbianEdit

NounEdit

hulu

  1. Obsolete spelling of wulu

MalayEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *hulu(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qulu, from Proto-Austronesian *qulu. In head sense replaced by kepala.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hulu (Jawi spelling هولو‎, plural hulu-hulu, informal 1st possessive huluku, impolite 2nd possessive hulumu, 3rd possessive hulunya)

  1. (anatomy, obsolete) head (part of the body)
  2. upstream, inland
  3. starting, beginning

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: hulu

Further readingEdit