See also: Ulan, ulán, ułan, and Ułan

English edit

Noun edit

ulan (plural ulans)

  1. Alternative form of uhlan

Anagrams edit

Cebuano edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan, compare Malay hujan.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ulán (Badlit spelling ᜂᜎᜈ᜔)

  1. rain

Verb edit

ulán (Badlit spelling ᜂᜎᜈ᜔)

  1. to rain
  2. to fall in large quantities

Related terms edit

Chavacano edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Hiligaynon ulan.

Noun edit

ulán

  1. rain

Hiligaynon edit

Noun edit

ulan

  1. rain

Maguindanao edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bulan. Compare Malay bulan.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈulan/, [ˈu.ɭan]

Noun edit

ulan

  1. month
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Proto-Philippine *qudán, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan. Compare Malay hujan.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈulan/, [ˈu.ɭan]

Noun edit

ulan

  1. rain
Derived terms edit

Old English edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ūlan

  1. plural of ūle

Tagakaulu Kalagan edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan, from Proto-Austronesian *quzaN. Compare Indonesian hujan, Malay hujan and Palauan chull.

Noun edit

ulan

  1. rain

Tagalog edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Philippine *qudán (cf. Bikol Central uran, Buhid muyan, Calamian Tagbanwa kuran, Cebuano uwan, Hiligaynon ulan, Kapampangan uran, Pangasinan uran, Surigaonon uyan), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan (cf. Chamorro uchan, Fijian uca, Hawaiian ua, Malay hujan, Palauan chull, Tetum udan), from Proto-Austronesian *quzaN (cf. Paiwan qudjalj).

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: u‧lan
  • IPA(key): /ʔuˈlan/, [ʔʊˈlan]

Noun edit

ulán (Baybayin spelling ᜂᜎᜈ᜔)

  1. rain
  2. (by extension) rapid falling of small objects (such as bullets, stones, etc.)

Derived terms edit

See also edit

Further reading edit

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

Tausug edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan.

Noun edit

ulan

  1. rain

Derived terms edit

Turkish edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Mutation of oğlan.

Interjection edit

ulan

  1. Said to get someone's attention in a rude manner.
    Ulan çocuk, buraya gel!Hey kid, come here!
  2. An expression of frustration or anger for protest or reprimand
    Yeter ulan! Artık beni arama.Enough! Don't call me anymore.

Usage notes edit

  • The lan form of this word is much more common in spoken language. This form is usually only used when it's the first word of the sentence.

Yakan edit

Noun edit

ulan

  1. rain