limu

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EtymologyEdit

From Hawaiian limu, from Proto-Eastern Polynesian *rimu, from Proto-Nuclear Polynesian *rimu, from Proto-Polynesian *rimu, from Proto-Oceanic *limut, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *limut, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *limut, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *limut.

NounEdit

limu ‎(countable and uncountable, plural limus)

  1. (Hawaii) Any of various kinds of edible algae, which form an important part of the traditional Hawaiian diet.
    • 2012, Julia Flynn Siler, Lost Kingdom, Grove Press, p. 158:
      The menu included chicken, roast pig, raw fish, seaweed, which Hawaiians called limu, roasted kukui nuts, and baked dog […].

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NounEdit

limu

  1. (colloquial) soda, soft drink

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of limu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative limu limut
genitive limun limujen
partitive limua limuja
illative limuun limuihin
singular plural
nominative limu limut
accusative nom. limu limut
gen. limun
genitive limun limujen
partitive limua limuja
inessive limussa limuissa
elative limusta limuista
illative limuun limuihin
adessive limulla limuilla
ablative limulta limuilta
allative limulle limuille
essive limuna limuina
translative limuksi limuiksi
instructive limuin
abessive limutta limuitta
comitative limuineen

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