Last modified on 20 May 2014, at 19:52

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imu (plural imus)

  1. The traditional Hawaiian oven.

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb imeä (to suck) +‎ -u.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈimu]
  • Hyphenation: i‧mu

NounEdit

imu

  1. suction
  2. undertow; also aaltojen imu (flow of water returning seaward from the waves breaking on the shore)
    Aaltojen imu voi viedä lapselta jalat alta ja aiheuttaa hukkumisen.
    The undertow may sweep a child off its feet and cause drowning.

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HawaiianEdit

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imu

  1. A traditional underground oven consisting mainly of a hole in the ground.

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hiz.

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imu (imu)

  1. him

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