Last modified on 20 August 2014, at 23:26
See also: lōu, lóu, lǒu, and lòu

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

lou (Zhuyin ㄌㄡ˙)

  1. Pinyin reading of ,

RomanizationEdit

lou

  1. Nonstandard spelling of lōu.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of lóu.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of lǒu.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of lòu.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin lupus

NounEdit

lou m (oblique plural lous, nominative singular lous, nominative plural lou)

  1. Alternative form of leu.

DescendantsEdit