Friday, January 28, 2011

Anatomy Special Series Pt 5-8 The Head (Ulou)

1:04 AM

Ulou

Original Photo: JeremyMP

In this post we are going to learn about the names of part on the face in Melanau mukah.
The Face is called Jawai and the head is Ulou.

Important notes:
The mouth is called Bebak
and the lips are called Mujun .
These two words are always misused :)
Melanau English Malay Deutsch
Bebak Mouth Mulut der Mund
Jawai Face Muka der Gesicht
Mujun Lips Bibir die Lippe
Ulou Head Kepala der Kopft
Nyipen Teeth Gigi die Zähne
Jelak Tongue Lidah die Zunge
Gam Chin Dagu das Kinn
Gumei Moustache Misai der Schnurrbart
Buak Lakum Adam's Apple Halkum der Adamsapfel
Bibeh Corner of the mouth Tepi Mulut die Mundwinkel
Uduong Nose Hidung die Nase
Pipei Cheek Pipi die Wanger
Linga Ear Telinga das Ohr
Bulou Ingaih Sideburns Bauk die Koteletten
Buok Hair Rambut die Haare
Beleang Forehead Dahi die Stirn
Bulou Likau Eyebrow Kening die Augenbraue
Mata Eye Mata die Augen
Bulou Mata Eyelash Bulu mata die Wimper
Bulou Rumak Hairline Garisan Rambut der Haaransatz

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4 comments:

  1. Bulou rumak, should be 'bulou likau'
    Bulou likau, should be 'bulou mata'
    Gusi=Nyip, Ulou pudou= ??

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  2. Parts of the mouth "bebak" is in this post :
    http://learn-melanau.blogspot.com/2011/01/anatomy-special-series-pt-6-8-mouth.html

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  3. tu'u laéi nou yén. Salak netaip kou. Bulou Rumak yén "hairline" Bulou Likau yén "kening". Trimak kasih pedengah gak kou :). Mun bei inou2 agei komen un neh kou metoh

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  4. Ulou Pudou is Cowlick :)

    http://learn-melanau.blogspot.com/2011/02/one-word-day-ulou-pudou.html

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