See also: Pili, pīli, pilī, and pīlì

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

pili

  1. plural of pilus

Etymology 2Edit

 
Pili nuts

Borrowing from Filipino.

NounEdit

pili (plural pilis or pili)

  1. A tropical tree, Canarium ovatum, native to maritime Southeast Asia, New Guinea and northern Australia, and cultivated in the Philippines for its nuts.
    • 1996, Roberto E. Coronel, Pili Nut, Canarium Ovatum Engl, page 12,
      The pili is indigenous to the Philippines (Merrill 1912, 1923; Wester 1921; Brown 1954; Li 1970).
    • 2009, Bioversity International, Bioversity Annual Report 2009, page 19,
      Pili (Canarium ovatum) is the most important tree nut of the Philippines. [] Natural populations of pili are found in forests and are threatened by human activities and natural disasters.
    • 2012, M.N. Normah, S. K. Malik, R. Chaudhury, I. Salma, M. A. Makeen, Chapter 8: Conservation of Tropical Fruit Genetic Resources, M. N. Normah, H. F. Chin, Barbara M. Reed (editors, Conservation of Tropical Plant Species, page 143,
      The crops covered by the project include jackfruit and other Artocarpus species, pili (Canarium ovatum), mangosteen and other Garcinia species, and durian (Durio zibethinus).
  2. The edible nut of the tree.

AnagramsEdit


Bikol CentralEdit

NounEdit

pili

  1. the pili tree (Canarium ovatum)
  2. a pili nut

VerbEdit

pili (used in the form pilion)

  1. to choose; to select

CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: pi‧li

NounEdit

pili

  1. the pili tree (Canarium ovatum)
  2. a pili nut

VerbEdit

pili

  1. to choose; to select

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

pili

  1. masculine animate plural of the past participle of pít

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

pili

  1. (childish) a pee-pee
    Synonym: pippeli

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of pili (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative pili pilit
genitive pilin pilien
partitive piliä pilejä
illative piliin pileihin
singular plural
nominative pili pilit
accusative nom. pili pilit
gen. pilin
genitive pilin pilien
partitive piliä pilejä
inessive pilissä pileissä
elative pilistä pileistä
illative piliin pileihin
adessive pilillä pileillä
ablative pililtä pileiltä
allative pilille pileille
essive pilinä pileinä
translative piliksi pileiksi
instructive pilein
abessive pilittä pileittä
comitative pileineen
Possessive forms of pili (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person pilini pilimme
2nd person pilisi pilinne
3rd person pilinsä

IlocanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian [Term?]; compare pilih.

VerbEdit

pili (used in the form pilien)

  1. To choose

LatinEdit

NounEdit

pilī

  1. nominative plural of pilus
  2. genitive singular of pilus
  3. vocative plural of pilus

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

pili f

  1. accusative singular form of pils
  2. instrumental singular form of pils

NounEdit

pili f

  1. accusative singular form of pile
  2. instrumental singular form of pile

VerbEdit

pili

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of pilēt
  2. 2nd person singular imperative form of pilēt

Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpʲili/, [ˈpʲilʲi]

ParticipleEdit

pili

  1. plural of pił

NeapolitanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pili m

  1. plural of pelo

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpʲi.lʲi/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

pili

  1. third-person singular present of pilić

VerbEdit

pili

  1. third-person plural virile past of pić

QuechuaEdit

NounEdit

pili

  1. duck, often female

DeclensionEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

VerbEdit

pili (Cyrillic spelling пили)

  1. third-person singular present of piliti

SwahiliEdit

Swahili numbers (edit)
20
[a], [b] ←  1 2 3  → 
    Cardinal: -wili, pili
    Ordinal: -a pili

NumeralEdit

pili

  1. two

Usage notesEdit

Used as an abstract value; when the number is being used as an adjective, use -wili.

AdjectiveEdit

-a pili (invariable)

  1. second (number-two)

TagalogEdit

NounEdit

pili

  1. the pili tree (Canarium ovatum)
  2. a pili nut

VerbEdit

pili (used in the form piliin)

  1. to choose

AnagramsEdit


UgheleEdit

NounEdit

pili

  1. basket

ReferencesEdit


UnamiEdit

ParticleEdit

pili

  1. different, other, else
    Ku kàski pili kèku lësii.
    He could not do anything else.
    Në takok ahsën pili linakòt.
    That other rock looks different.

ReferencesEdit

  • Rementer, Jim; Pearson, Bruce L. (2005) , “pili”, in Leneaux, Grant; Whritenour, Raymond, editors, The Lenape Talking Dictionary, The Lenape Language Preservation Project