See also: Aue, AUE, auē, auê, and áue

Middle English edit

Noun edit


  1. Alternative form of awe

Norwegian Nynorsk edit

Etymology 1 edit

From the interjection au.

Alternative forms edit

  • aua (a infinitive)

Verb edit

aue (present tense auar, past tense aua, past participle aua, passive infinitive auast, present participle auande, imperative aue/au)

  1. (intransitive) to say ouch!, to wail

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit


  1. Pronunciation spelling of auge.

References edit

Old Irish edit

Etymology edit

From Primitive Irish ᚐᚃᚔ (avi) (Old Irish aui/ui, Modern Irish ), from Proto-Celtic *awyos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewh₂yos. Cognate with Old Prussian awis, Latin avus, Gothic 𐌰𐍅𐍉 (awō) and Old Armenian հաւ (haw).

Noun edit

aue m

  1. grandson
  2. descendant

Inflection edit

Masculine io-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative aue aueL auiL, ui
Vocative aui aueL uu
Accusative aueN aueL uuH
Genitive auiL, uiL aueL aueN
Dative uuL auib, uib auib, uib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Descendants edit

  • Middle Irish: úa

Mutation edit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
aue unchanged n-aue
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading edit