See also: που and πού

Ancient Greek edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷosyo.[1] Compare its indefinite form πού (poú).

Pronunciation edit


Adverb edit

ποῦ (poû)

  1. (interrogative adverb)
    1. where?
    2. how?, in what manner?

Usage notes edit

This word can be used to introduce direct and indirect questions. ὅπου (hópou) can only introduce indirect questions.

Synonyms edit

Descendants edit

  • Greek: πού (poú)

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, § 374.1