Bikol Central edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Philippine *lubaŋ.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: lu‧bang
  • IPA(key): /ˈlubaŋ/, [ˈl̪u.baŋ]

Noun edit

lúbang

  1. mortar

See also edit

Iban edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayic *lubaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lubaŋ (compare Hawaiian lua), from Proto-Austronesian *lubaŋ (burial pit).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

lubang

  1. hole (opening in a solid)
    Jalai nya mayuh lubang ngenjing enda tentu ulih seliahka kerita.
    That road has lots of potholes that cannot be avoided by a car.
  2. source
    Sekumbang musin pengujan tu sigi bejualka ikan nya mih lubang penatai belanja kami menyanak.
    During the monsoon we are selling fish as the only source of income for our family.

Indonesian edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlubaŋ/
  • Hyphenation: lu‧bang

Etymology 1 edit

From Malay lubang, from Proto-Malayic *lubaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lubaŋ, from Proto-Austronesian *lubaŋ (burial pit). Doublet of lowong and luang.

Noun edit

lubang (first-person possessive lubangku, second-person possessive lubangmu, third-person possessive lubangnya)

  1. hole:
    1. opening in a solid.
    2. (physics) in semiconductors, a lack of an electron in an occupied band behaving like a positively charged particle.
  2. perforation
Alternative forms edit
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Sundanese [Term?].

Noun edit

lubang (first-person possessive lubangku, second-person possessive lubangmu, third-person possessive lubangnya)

  1. (dialect) big eel

Further reading edit

Malay edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayic *lubaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lubaŋ (compare Hawaiian lua), from Proto-Austronesian *lubaŋ (burial pit).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

lubang (Jawi spellingلوبڠ⁩, plural lubang-lubang, informal 1st possessive lubangku, 2nd possessive lubangmu, 3rd possessive lubangnya)

  1. hole (opening in a solid)

Descendants edit

  • Indonesian: lubang
  • English: lobang

Further reading edit

Tagalog edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Philippine *lubaŋ (to plant root crop; mortar), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *lubaŋ (hole) (compare Hawaiian lua), from Proto-Austronesian *lubaŋ (burial pit).

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: lu‧bang
  • IPA(key): /ˈlubaŋ/, [ˈlu.bɐŋ]

Noun edit

lubang (Baybayin spelling ᜎᜓᜊᜅ᜔)

  1. hilly country; uneven ground
  2. planting of root crops

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

  • lubang”, in Pambansang Diksiyonaryo | Diksiyonaryo.ph, Manila, 2018