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HawaiianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *lele, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *laləj (compare Malay lalat).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈle.le/, [ˈlɛlɛ]

VerbEdit

lele

  1. to jump, leap, hop, skip
  2. to fly
  3. to swing, bounce
  4. to burst forth, to rush out
  5. (of vehicles, horses, boats, etc.) to get off, dismount, disembark
  6. to attack
  7. (of pieces in a board game) to move

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NounEdit

lele

  1. catfish

NiueanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

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VerbEdit

lele

  1. fly

Derived termsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Onomatopoeic, from the sound of wailing.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lêle/
  • Hyphenation: le‧le

InterjectionEdit

lȅle (Cyrillic spelling ле̏ле)

  1. Used to express pain or woe, usually in the collocation kuku lele; ouch, alas

ReferencesEdit

  • lele” in Hrvatski jezični portal

ZuluEdit

EtymologyEdit

Stative of -lala.

VerbEdit

-lele?

  1. to be asleep

InflectionEdit

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