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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þú, from Proto-Germanic *þū, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tʰʉuː(w)]
  • in the phrase "ert tú": IPA(key): [ˈɛɻ̊ʈʉuː]

PronounEdit

  1. you, thou
    ert eingilskmaður / onglendingur? ― are you an Englishman?
    ert amerikanari? ― are you an American?
    ert føroyingur? ― are you Faroese?
    ert týskari? ― are you a German?
    ert dani? ― are you a Dane?
    ert norðmaður? ― are you a Norwegian?
    ert íslendingur? ― are you an Icelander?
    ert svii / svíi? ― are you a Swede?

Usage notesEdit

The informal form is correct among younger people and non-foreigners. The very formal form is tygum.

DeclensionEdit

Personal pronouns - Persónsfornøvn
Singular (eintal) 1. 2. 3. m 3. f 3. n
Nominative (hvørfall) eg hann hon tað
Accusative (hvønnfall) meg teg hana
Dative (hvørjumfall) mær tær honum henni
Genitive (hvørsfall) mín tín hansara hennara tess
Plural (fleirtal) 1. 2. 3. m 3. f 3. n
Nominative (hvørfall) vit tit teir tær tey
Accusative (hvønnfall) okkum tykkum
Dative (hvørjumfall) teimum
Genitive (hvørsfall) okkara tykkara teirra

Derived termsEdit


IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish , from Proto-Celtic *tū, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

(conjunctive)

  1. you (singular), thou

Usage notesEdit

Unlike many European languages, Irish does not distinguish between "familiar" and "polite" second-person pronouns. is used to address any one person, regardless of how well known that person is to the speaker.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • thú (disjunctive)

See alsoEdit


LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin , from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

PronounEdit

(Latin spelling, Hebrew spelling טו)

  1. you (singular)

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

(Zhuyin ㄊㄨˊ)

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Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *tū, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂ (compare Ancient Greek σύ (), Latin , Old Church Slavonic тꙑ (ty), Gothic 𐌸𐌿 (þu), Welsh ti).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

  1. you (singular nominative), thou
    • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 499–712, Wb. 5b28
      nod·n-ail, acht is hé not·ail.
      It is not you that nourishes it, but it that nourishes you.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish:
  • Manx: oo
  • Scottish Gaelic: thu

SarceeEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Navajo

NounEdit

  1. water

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin , from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

PronounEdit

  1. Singular informal pronoun. you.

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • When more pronouns are included in the same sentence, it is considered impolite to say the pronoun yo at first, it must be the last one, and must be said after absent (this applies also for ti and ):
    • Iremos Rosa, tú y yo, "Rosa, you and I will go"

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Western ApacheEdit

NounEdit

  1. water