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у U+0443, у
CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER U
т
[U+0442]
Cyrillic ф
[U+0444]

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BelarusianEdit

 
Cyrillic letter У у
(У у), normal above, italics below.
 
Handwritten forms

Alternative formsEdit

  • ў (ŭ) (after vowels)
  • ува (uva) (when the next word starts in ў)

PrepositionEdit

у (u)

  1. in (+ locative case)

Usage notesEdit

  • у (u) is used after consonants or at the beginning of a clause, whereas ў (ŭ) is used after vowels.

See alsoEdit


Eastern MariEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *wuďe. Cognates include Finnish uusi, Estonian uus, Northern Sámi ođas, and Hungarian új.

AdjectiveEdit

у (u)

  1. new

AntonymsEdit


MacedonianEdit

PrepositionEdit

у (u)

  1. Nonstandard form of во (vo).

OssetianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

у (u) (upper case У)

  1. The twenty-sixth letter of the Ossetian alphabet

See alsoEdit


RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

LetterEdit

у (u) (lower case, upper case У)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is у (u) and it has the sound of English oo in soon. It is preceded by Т (T) and followed by Ф (F).
  2. Roman letter U, u
See alsoEdit

NounEdit

у (un inan (indeclinable)

  1. The Cyrillic letter У (U), у (u).

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

у (um inan (indeclinable)

  1. Wu (language)

Etymology 3Edit

PrepositionEdit

у (u) (+ genitive case)

  1. at, by, near
    у окна́u oknáat the window
    Оте́ц у сы́наOtéc u sýnaThe father is at his son’s (house).
  2. in the possession of (used to express "to have")
    У вас есть каранда́ш?U vas jestʹ karandáš?Do you have a pencil?
    У меня́ нет карандаша́.U menjá net karandašá.I don’t have a pencil.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (uppercase) У

PronunciationEdit

  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /u/
  • (file)

LetterEdit

у (Latin spelling u)

  1. The 24th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Cyrillic alphabet, preceded by ћ and followed by ф.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *u, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ew.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

у (Latin spelling u)

  1. (+ locative case) in, at (without change of position, answering the question гдје̏/где̏)
    бити у школиto be in school
    у ц(иј)елом друштвуin the whole society
  2. (+ accusative case) to, into (with change of position, answering the question ку̀да)
    ићи у школуto go to school
    путовати у Америкуto travel to America
  3. (+ accusative case) on, in, at, during (in expressions concerning time)
    у поднеat noon
    у ср(иј)едуon Wednesday
    у зоруat dawn
    У колико сати?At what time?
  4. (+ locative case) in, during (in expressions concerning time)
    у једном дануin one day
    у младостиduring one's youth