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See also: ukulélé and ʻukulele

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EnglishEdit

 
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A ukulele.

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Hawaiian ʻukulele, from ʻuku (flea) + lele (jump, jumping)

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /juː.kə.ˈleɪ.li/
  • (Standard Hawaiian English) IPA(key): /ˈʔukuˈlɛlɛ/
  • Rhymes: -eɪli

NounEdit

ukulele (plural ukuleles)

  1. (music) A small four-stringed guitar.

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TranslationsEdit


FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Hawaiian

NounEdit

ukulele

  1. (music) ukulele

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of ukulele (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative ukulele ukulelet
genitive ukulelen ukulelejen
partitive ukulelea ukuleleja
illative ukuleleen ukuleleihin
singular plural
nominative ukulele ukulelet
accusative nom. ukulele ukulelet
gen. ukulelen
genitive ukulelen ukulelejen
ukuleleinrare
partitive ukulelea ukuleleja
inessive ukulelessa ukuleleissa
elative ukulelesta ukuleleista
illative ukuleleen ukuleleihin
adessive ukulelella ukuleleilla
ablative ukulelelta ukuleleilta
allative ukulelelle ukuleleille
essive ukulelena ukuleleina
translative ukuleleksi ukuleleiksi
instructive ukulelein
abessive ukuleletta ukuleleitta
comitative ukuleleineen

PortugueseEdit

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NounEdit

ukulele m (plural ukuleles)

  1. (music) ukulele (small Hawaiian four-stringed guitar)