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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Onomatopoetic.

InterjectionEdit

kuku

  1. mourn
  2. The sound of an owl singing.

CzechEdit

InterjectionEdit

kuku

  1. cuckoo (the sound of cuckoo)

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kuku in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • kuku in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

FijianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *kuku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuku, from Proto-Austronesian *kuku.

NounEdit

kuku

  1. (anatomy) nail (on fingers and toes)

FinnishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

kuku

  1. Indicative present connegative form of kukkua.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of kukkua.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of kukkua.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

kuku

  1. coua (any terrestrial bird of the genus Coua, in the cuckoo family)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of kuku (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative kuku kukut
genitive kukun kukujen
partitive kukua kukuja
illative kukuun kukuihin
singular plural
nominative kuku kukut
accusative nom. kuku kukut
gen. kukun
genitive kukun kukujen
partitive kukua kukuja
inessive kukussa kukuissa
elative kukusta kukuista
illative kukuun kukuihin
adessive kukulla kukuilla
ablative kukulta kukuilta
allative kukulle kukuille
essive kukuna kukuina
translative kukuksi kukuiksi
instructive kukuin
abessive kukutta kukuitta
comitative kukuineen

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay kuku, from Proto-Malayic *kuku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuku, from Proto-Austronesian *kuku.

NounEdit

kuku

  1. (anatomy) nail (on fingers and toes)

Limos KalingaEdit

NounEdit

kukú

  1. (anatomy) nail (on fingers and toes)

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *kuku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kuku, from Proto-Austronesian *kuku.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kuku (Jawi spelling کوکو, plural kuku-kuku)

  1. (anatomy) nail (on fingers and toes)

MapudungunEdit

NounEdit

kuku (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. paternal grandmother
  2. grandchild

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Onomatopoetic.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kûkuː/
  • Hyphenation: ku‧ku

InterjectionEdit

kȕkū (Cyrillic spelling ку̏кӯ)

  1. woe
  2. The sound of a cuckoo singing.
  3. Shout in a hide and seek game.

ReferencesEdit

  • kuku” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Dutch koek.

NounEdit

kuku

  1. cake, pastry

SundaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

kuku

  1. Romanization of ᮊᮥᮊᮥ

SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably onomatopoeia.

NounEdit

kuku (n class, plural kuku)

  1. chicken, fowl
    Penye kuku wengi, usimwage mtama
    Where there are many fowls, do not spill millet

See alsoEdit


Tagal MurutEdit

NounEdit

kuku

  1. puppy (young dog)

TurkishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kuku (definite accusative ya, plural kukular)

  1. (child talk) female genitalia, vagina

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative kuku
Definite accusative kukuyu
Singular Plural
Nominative kuku kukular
Definite accusative kukuyu kukuları
Dative kukuya kukulara
Locative kukuda kukularda
Ablative kukudan kukulardan
Genitive kukunun kukuların

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