su·​lu | \ ˈsü(ˌ)lü \
plural -s

Definition of sulu

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a garment made similar to the lavalava and worn especially by Fijians and other Melanesians
Su·​lu | \ ˈsü(ˌ)lü \
plural Sulu or Sulus

Definition of Sulu (Entry 2 of 2)

: taw-sug

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History and Etymology for sulu

Noun (1)


Noun (2)

Malay Suluk, from Taw-Sug sulúg current

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“Sulu.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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