See also: wału and walu'

Balinese

edit

Romanization

edit

walu

  1. Romanization of ᬯᬮᬸ
  2. Romanization of ᬯᬮᬹ

Banjarese

edit
Banjarese cardinal numbers
 <  7 8 9  > 
    Cardinal : walu

Etymology

edit

Borrowed from Old Javanese walu (cf. Javanese wolu); ultimately from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu, from Proto-Austronesian *walu.

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Synonyms

edit

Brooke's Point Palawano

edit

Etymology

edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu, from Proto-Austronesian *walu.

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Central Dusun

edit
Central Dusun numbers (edit)
 ←  7 8 9  → 
    Cardinal: walu
    Ordinal: kawalu

Etymology

edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu, from Proto-Austronesian *walu.

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Dupaningan Agta

edit

Etymology

edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu, from Proto-Austronesian *walu.

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Fijian

edit
Fijian cardinal numbers
 <  7 8 9  > 
    Cardinal : walu

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Guugu Yimidhirr

edit

Noun

edit

walu

  1. temple (of head)

Synonyms

edit
  • gaman (avoidance language)

Hawaiian

edit
Hawaiian numbers (edit)
 ←  7 8 9  → 
    Base form: walu
    Cardinal: ʻewalu
    Ordinal: walu
    Distributive: pāwalu
    Fractional: hapawalu

Pronunciation

edit
  • IPA(key): /ˈwa.lu/, [ˈʋɐ.lu]

Etymology 1

edit

From Proto-Polynesian *walu, from Proto-Oceanic *walu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu, from Proto-Austronesian *walu.

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight, eighth
edit

Etymology 2

edit

Verb

edit

walu

  1. (transitive) to scratch

References

edit
  • Pukui, Mary Kawena, Elbert, Samuel H. (1986) “walu”, in Hawaiian Dictionary, Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press

Ibanag

edit
Ibanag cardinal numbers
 <  7 8 9  > 
    Cardinal : walu

Numeral

edit

walú

  1. eight

Kabyle

edit

Pronoun

edit

walu

  1. nothing

Kapampangan

edit

Numeral

edit

walú

  1. (Súlat Wáwâ) Alternative form of ualu

Limos Kalinga

edit

Etymology

edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu, from Proto-Austronesian *walu.

Numeral

edit

walu (walú)

  1. eight

Maguindanao

edit

Etymology

edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu, from Proto-Austronesian *walu.

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Old Javanese

edit

Etymology

edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *balu, compare Malay balu and Tagalog balo.

Noun

edit

walu

  1. widow

Polish

edit

Pronunciation

edit
  • IPA(key): /ˈva.lu/
  • Audio:(file)
  • Rhymes: -alu
  • Syllabification: wa‧lu

Noun

edit

walu m

  1. inflection of wal:
    1. locative singular
    2. vocative singular

Sakizaya

edit

Etymology

edit

From Proto-Austronesian *walu.

Pronunciation

edit
  • IPA(key): /wa.ˈlu/, [wa.ˈlu]

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Tagakaulu Kalagan

edit

Etymology

edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu, from Proto-Austronesian *walu.

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Tausug

edit

Etymology

edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu.

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Ternate

edit

Pronunciation

edit

Noun

edit

walu

  1. the calabash (Lagenaria siceraria)

References

edit
  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Warlpiri

edit

Noun

edit

walu

  1. head

Western Bukidnon Manobo

edit

Etymology

edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *walu.

Numeral

edit

walu

  1. eight

Yogad

edit

Numeral

edit

walú

  1. eight