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BandjalangEdit

NounEdit

wulu

  1. ankle

JavaneseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈwu.lu/
  • Hyphenation: wu‧lu
  • Rhymes: -lu, -u

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Javanese wulu (body hair, feather), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bulu₁ (body hair; fur; feather). Cognates include Tagalog búlo, Malay bulu, Balinese bulu, Sasak bulu, Sundanese bulu, Makasar bulu.

NounEdit

wulu

  1. (anatomy) body hair
  2. (anatomy) fur
  3. (anatomy) feather
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

 
Vowel sign i (wulu)

From Old Javanese hulu (head), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qulu (head, top part), from Proto-Austronesian *quluh. Cognate with Balinese ulu (vowel sign i).

NounEdit

wulu

  1. vowel sign i in the Javanese writing system
Alternative formsEdit
  • ulu (rarely used)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Arabic وُضُوء(wuḍūʾ). Parallel borrowings (from Arabic) are Indonesian wudu, English wudu.

NounEdit

wulu

  1. (Islam) ritual washing by Muslims before prayers

Lower SorbianEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wulu

  1. locative singular of wul

WolofEdit

NounEdit

wulu (definite form wulu wi)

  1. heifer