See also: astú

FinnishEdit

VerbEdit

astu

  1. Present indicative connegative form of astua.
  2. Second-person singular imperative form of astua.
  3. Second-person singular imperative connegative form of astua.

AnagramsEdit


IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish asta, from Old Irish essib, eissib, esib, estib, eistib.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

astu (emphatic astusan)

  1. third-person plural of as (out of)

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek ἄστυ (ástu, town, city).

NounEdit

astū n (indeclinable)

  1. city, Athens specifically
    • c. 185 BCE – 159 BCE, Publius Terentius Afer, Eunuchus 5.5.15–18:
      PARMENŌ. Tum quandam fidicinam amat hīc Chaerea.
      LACHĒS. Hem, quid? amat? an scit iam ille quid meretrīx siet?
      An in Astū vēnit? aliud ex aliō malum.
      PARMENŌ. Here, nē mē spectēs: mē impulsōre haec nōn facit.
      PARMENO. Then, Chaerea is in love with some lyre player here.
      LACHES. Huh, what? He's in love? Does he know already what a prostitute is?
      Or is he come to Athens? From one misfortune to another.
      PARMENO. Master, don't look at me: he doesn't do that with me as impeller.
Usage notesEdit

While by etymology the word can refer to any town, in practice only the town of Athens is ever signified.

DeclensionEdit

Not declined; used only in the nominative and accusative singular., singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative astū
Genitive
Dative
Accusative astū
Ablative
Vocative
Alternative formsEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

astū

  1. ablative singular of astus

ReferencesEdit



LatvianEdit

NounEdit

astu f

  1. genitive plural form of aste

Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈasːtuː/

Etymology 1Edit

From astat +‎ -u.

NounEdit

astu

  1. free time
InflectionEdit
Even u-stem, st-stt gradation
Nominative astu
Genitive asttu
asttọ
Singular Plural
Nominative astu asttut
Accusative asttu asttūid
Genitive asttu
asttọ
asttūid
Illative astui asttūide
Locative asttus asttūin
Comitative asttūin asttūiguin
Essive astun
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person aston astome astomet
2nd person astot astode astodet
3rd person astus astuska astuset
Derived termsEdit
Further readingEdit
  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

astu

  1. first-person dual imperative of astat