Last modified on 14 September 2014, at 15:13

AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin avis

NounEdit

au f (plural aus)

  1. bird

ArinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔaw (/ *ʔu) ("thou").

PronounEdit

au

  1. you (second-person singular subjective)

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin au (oh! ow! oh dear! goodness gracious!).

InterjectionEdit

au

  1. now (as an incitement to action or to a decision)

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin avis.

NounEdit

au f (plural aus)

  1. bird

Cia-CiaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *asu, from Proto-Austronesian *(w)asu.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

au (Hangul spelling 아우)

  1. dog (animal)

CimbrianEdit

AdverbEdit

au

  1. up; upwards

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “au” in Umberto Martello Martalar, Alfonso Bellotto, Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Setti Communi vicentini, 1st edition, 1974.

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

au

  1. ouch!
    Au, ja dat doet pijn! — Ouch, that hurts!

EstonianEdit

NounEdit

au (genitive au, partitive au)

  1. honour/honor

DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit


FijianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *(i-)au, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

PronounEdit

au

  1. I (personal pronoun)
  2. me (direct object of a verb)
  3. me (object of a preposition)
  4. me (indirect object of a verb)
  5. my (belonging to me)

See alsoEdit


FinnishEdit

InterjectionEdit

au

  1. ouch

SynonymsEdit


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

au (used with a singular masculine noun)

  1. Contraction of à le (to the, for the, at the).
    Il étudie la musique au Conservatoire.
    He studies music at the Conservatory.

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit

External linksEdit


HawaiianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *(i-)au, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

PronounEdit

au

  1. I (personal pronoun)
Usage notesEdit
  • Unlike other personal pronouns, au has a separate object form aʻu.
SynonymsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *qaʀus, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qaʀus, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qaʀus, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qaʀus.

NounEdit

au

  1. era, period of time
  2. current (water)
  3. movement

VerbEdit

au

  1. (intransitive) to flow
  2. (intransitive) to move

Hiri MotuEdit

NounEdit

au

  1. tree

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

au

  1. An exclamation of awe and surprise; wow.

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

au

  1. rōmaji reading of あう

KedangEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Central Malayo-Polynesian *asu, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *asu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *asu, from Proto-Austronesian *(w)asu.

NounEdit

au

  1. dog (animal)

KottEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔaw (/ *ʔu) ("thou").

PronounEdit

au (plural auoŋ)

  1. you (second-person singular subjective)
  2. you (second-person singular objective)

MaoriEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *(i-)au, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

au

  1. I (personal pronoun)
  2. me (direct object of a verb)
  3. me (object of a preposition)
  4. me (indirect object of a verb)
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *qaʀus, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qaʀus, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qaʀus, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qaʀus.

NounEdit

au

  1. current (water)

NiueanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *(i-)au, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

PronounEdit

au

  1. I (personal pronoun)
  2. me (direct object of a verb)
  3. me (object of a preposition)
  4. me (indirect object of a verb)
  5. my (belonging to me)

See alsoEdit


NorwegianEdit

AdverbEdit

au

  1. also, too (used mostly in dialects)

InterjectionEdit

au!

  1. ouch!

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

ContractionEdit

au

  1. contraction of a + le (to the)

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

au

  1. ouch (expression of one's own physical pain)

SynonymsEdit

External linksEdit

  • au” in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

InterjectionEdit

au

  1. ouch (expression of minor physical pain)

Rapa NuiEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *(i-)au, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

PronounEdit

au

  1. I/me (personal pronoun)
    1995, Veronica de Feu, Rapanui: A Descriptive Grammar, page 153:
    Ko tikea 'a e au te moai nui nui ... 'I have seen a big statue.'
    Note: This source does not show non-ambiguous glottal stops.
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

au

  1. smoke

RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

au

  1. third-person plural present tense form of avea. they have

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin aut.

ConjunctionEdit

au

  1. (rare) or
SynonymsEdit

AdverbEdit

au

  1. (interrogative, rhetorical) well?, (now) really?
SynonymsEdit

SwahiliEdit

ConjunctionEdit

au

  1. or

TahitianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *(i-)au, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

PronounEdit

au

  1. I (personal pronoun)
  2. me (direct object of a verb)
  3. me (object of a preposition)
  4. me (indirect object of a verb)
  5. my (belonging to me)

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

au

  1. to sew

TokelauanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *(i-)au, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

PronounEdit

au

  1. I (personal pronoun)
  2. me (direct object of a verb)
  3. me (object of a preposition)
  4. me (indirect object of a verb)
  5. my (belonging to me)

See alsoEdit


TonganEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *(i-)au, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

au

  1. I (personal pronoun)
  2. me (direct object of a verb)
  3. me (object of a preposition)
  4. me (indirect object of a verb)
  5. my (belonging to me)

TuvaluanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *au, from Proto-Oceanic *(i-)au, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

PronounEdit

au

  1. I (personal pronoun)
  2. me (direct object of a verb)
  3. me (object of a preposition)
  4. me (indirect object of a verb)
  5. my (belonging to me)

See alsoEdit


VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

au

  1. bright and cheerful