IndonesianEdit

PronunciationEdit

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

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

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
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Etymology 2Edit

From Sundanese [Term?].

NounEdit

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

  1. (dialect) big eel

Further readingEdit


MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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

  1. hole (opening in a solid)

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: lubang
  • English: lobang

Further readingEdit


TagalogEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

lubang

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

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