See also: ๐Œฟ

Gothic edit

Etymology edit

Possibly from Proto-Germanic *-u, from Proto-Indo-European *-wฤ“~*-we (โ€œorโ€). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Particle edit

-๐Œฟ โ€ข (-u) (interrogative enclitic)

  1. Added to the end of a word in a phrase (usually the first word) to make it a question.
    • Gothic Bible, Galatians 3:2:
      [โ€ฆ] ๐Œฟ๐Œถ๐Œฟ ๐…๐Œฐ๐Œฟ๐‚๐ƒ๐„๐…๐Œฐ๐Œผ ๐…๐Œน๐„๐‰๐Œณ๐Œน๐ƒ ๐Œฐ๐Œท๐Œผ๐Œฐ๐Œฝ ๐Œฝ๐Œด๐Œผ๐Œฟ๐Œธ ๐Œธ๐Œฐ๐Œฟ ๐Œฟ๐Œถ๐Œฟ ๐Œฒ๐Œฐ๐Œท๐Œฐ๐Œฟ๐ƒ๐Œด๐Œน๐Œฝ๐Œฐ๐Œน ๐Œฒ๐Œฐ๐Œป๐Œฐ๐Œฟ๐Œฑ๐Œด๐Œน๐Œฝ๐Œฐ๐Œน๐ƒ?
      [โ€ฆ] uzu waurstwam witลdis ahman nฤ“muรพ รพau uzu gahauseinai galaubeinais?
      [was it] from [the] works of [the] law [you] took [the] spirit or from [the] hearing of [the] faith?

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