Central MelanauEdit

Central Melanau cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : telou

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-North Sarawak *təlu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *təlu, from Proto-Austronesian *təlu.

NumeralEdit

telou

  1. three

KarawaEdit

NounEdit

telou

  1. woman

ReferencesEdit

  • transnewguinea.org, citing D. C. Laycock, Languages of the Lumi Subdistrict (West Sepik District), New Guinea (1968), Oceanic Linguistics, 7 (1): 36-66

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

telou

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) preterite indicative of telar