Last modified on 4 August 2014, at 18:04

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *habutus (Classical Latin habitus). Compare Italian avuto, Catalan hagut, Old Spanish avudo, Portuguese havido, Romanian avut, Sicilian avutu, Spanish habido, Venetian avudo.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

eu m (feminine eue, masculine plural eus, feminine plural eues)

  1. past participle of avoir

Usage notesEdit

  • Eu is pronounced /y/, despite the fact that the digraph -eu- is regularly pronounced /ø/ or /œ/.

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eu nominative (oblique min, dative me, accusative me)

  1. I (singular first-person personal pronoun)

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JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

eu

  1. rōmaji reading of えう

ManxEdit

PronounEdit

eu (emphatic form euish)

  1. 2nd person plural/formal of ec
    at you/ye

Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eu

  1. I

DescendantsEdit

  • Fala: eu
  • Galician: eu
  • Portuguese: eu

Old ProvençalEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ie (before enclitic)
  • ieu

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eu

  1. I (first-person singular subject pronoun)

Old SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

See iu.

PronounEdit

  1. you (accusative)

DeclensionEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese eu, from Vulgar Latin *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈew/
  • Hyphenation: eu

PronounEdit

eu

  1. I
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 184:
      Eu estava na esperança de encontrá-lo antes do jantar!
      I was hoping to meet you before dinner!

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

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Portuguese personal pronouns (edit)
Number Person Nominative
(subject)
Objective
(direct object)
Objective
(indirect object)
Prepositional Prepositional
with com
Non-declining
m f m f m and f m f m f m f
Singular First eu me mim comigo
Second tu te ti contigo você
o senhor a senhora
Third ele ela o
(lo, no)
a
(la, na)
lhe ele ela com ele com ela o mesmo a mesma
se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)
Plural First nós nos nós connosco (Portugal)
conosco (Brazil)
a gente
Second vós vos vós convosco vocês
os senhores as senhoras
Third eles elas os
(los, nos)
as
(las, nas)
lhes eles elas com eles com elas os mesmos as mesmas
se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)
Indefinite se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eu

  1. I

DeclensionEdit

Nominative
eu
Accusative
stressed unstressed
mine
Genitive
Singular Plural
m & n f m f & n
meu mea mei mele
Dative
stressed unstressed
mie îmi
Reflexive
Accusative Dative
stressed unstressed stressed unstressed
mine mie îmi

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

eu n (plural euri)

  1. ego

DeclensionEdit


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun) jau
  • (Sursilvan) jeu
  • (Sutsilvan) jou
  • (Surmiran) ia
  • (Puter) eau

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego.; akin to Greek εγώ (egó), Sanskrit aham, all from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronounEdit

eu

  1. (Vallader) I

WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • i (after vowels)

PronunciationEdit

Usage notesEdit

The pronunciation IPA(key): /əi/ is found mainly in careful speech. Because eu is homonymic with ei (his, her).

DeterminerEdit

eu

  1. their (plural)

Usage notesEdit

Nhw is often added after the noun.