EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

See the postposition all.

NounEdit

alus (genitive aluse, partitive alust)

  1. bottom
  2. watercraft

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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɑlus]
  • Hyphenation: a‧lus

NounEdit

alus

  1. vessel, craft, ship (vehicle designed for navigation in or on water or air or through outer space)
  2. underlay (anything underlaid)
  3. (grammar, rare) subject

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LatvianEdit

NounEdit

alus m (3rd declension)

  1. beer

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LithuanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *alu, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elut-.

Cognate with Common Slavic *olъ (beer) and Old Prussian alu (beer).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

alùs m (plural ãlūs) stress pattern 4

  1. beer

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ReferencesEdit

  • Rick Derksen (2008), Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Brill: Leiden-Boston, page 370
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