See also: أوand آو

Alviri-VidariEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *Hā́fš.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

او (ov)

  1. (Vidari) water

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


AzerbaijaniEdit

PronounEdit

او (o)

  1. Arabic spelling of o (he, she, it)

BakhtiariEdit

NounEdit

او (aw)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • The Phonology of the Bakhtiari, Badakhshani, and Madaglashti Dialects of Modern Persian (1922)

BrahuiEdit

PronounEdit

او (ō)

  1. he

ChagataiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

او (u)

  1. he, she, it

DeclensionEdit


KalamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit उदक (udaka), from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥ (water). Cognate with Indus Kohistani وی (vī́).

NounEdit

اُو (ū)

  1. water

KashmiriEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (letter name): IPA(key): /waːwuk/
  • (phoneme): IPA(key): /oː/

LetterEdit

او (ō)

  1. a vowel of Kashmiri.

FormsEdit

The vowel او in its initial form is او , middle form و and final form و

See alsoEdit

  • Previous vowel: اۆ(o)
  • Next vowel : اۄ()

KermanicEdit

NounEdit

او (ōū, ō)

  1. (Soi) water

ReferencesEdit

  • Rastorgujeva, V. S.; Edelʹman, D. I. (2000) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ iranskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Iranian Languages] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Vostochnaya Literatura

LariEdit

NounEdit

او (ow)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Rastorgujeva, V. S.; Edelʹman, D. I. (2000) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ iranskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Iranian Languages] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Vostochnaya Literatura

MazanderaniEdit

NounEdit

او (ow, o)

  1. water

Ottoman TurkishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Turkic *eb (dwelling place, house).

NounEdit

أو (ev)

  1. house
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Gagauz: ev
  • Turkish: ev
  • Crimean Tatar: ev

Etymology 2Edit

The older اول(ol) reduced to this form in ordinary speech.

PronounEdit

او (o)

  1. (late Ottoman) Alternative form of اول(ol, he, she, it)

PashtoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aw/
  • (file)

ConjunctionEdit

او (aw)

  1. and

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (OLE), 𐭥𐭫𐭤(ʿlh), 𐫀𐫇𐫏(ʾwy /ōy/, he; she; that).

Alternative formsEdit

  • اورا(urâ, ôrâ) (as grammatical object)
  • اوی(uy) (archaic)

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

Dari او
Iranian Persian
Tajik ӯ (ü)

او (u)

  1. she, he, they (meaning the third-person singular, of unknown or irrelevant gender, but animate)
Usage notesEdit
  • Only used for animate referents, that is, “he” and “she”, not “it”.
  • When the pronoun is acting as a grammatical object, it is combined with the direct-object particle را() as او را(u râ, ô râ) or contracted into a single word as اورا(urâ, ôrâ)
  • (Iran, colloquial) contracted to اونو (uno) when used with the direct-object particle را().
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

(colloquial) form of آب(âb)

PronunciationEdit

  • (some dialects) IPA(key): /aw/

NounEdit

او (ow)

  1. (dialectal, various locations) water
  2. (dialectal, various locations) liquid
  3. (dialectal, various locations) juice

SaraikiEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

او (ō)

  1. (distal) third-person subjective personal pronoun: he, she, it, they
  2. distal demonstrative pronoun: that, those

TalyshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *Hā́fš.

NounEdit

او (ov)

  1. water

UrduEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Classical Persian او(ō).

PronounEdit

او (o) (Hindi spelling )

  1. he, she
  2. third-person singular subjective personal pronoun of unspecified gender: they
  3. that
  4. it
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Sanskrit इव (iva).

AdverbEdit

اِو (iv) (Hindi spelling इव)

  1. thus
  2. as
  3. almost

PrepositionEdit

اِو (iv) (Hindi spelling इव‎)

  1. as
  2. like

UshojoEdit

InterjectionEdit

او (ō)

  1. oh
  2. hey