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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

dau

  1. (genealogy) Abbreviation of daughter. (often with implied 'of')
    Jane, dau John

AnagramsEdit


AnusEdit

NounEdit

dau

  1. leaf

ReferencesEdit

  • George W. Grace, Notes on the phonological history of the Austronesian languages of the Sarmi Coast, in Oceanic Linguistics (1971, 10:11-37)

AromanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin . Compare Daco-Romanian da, dau.

VerbEdit

dau (third-person singular present indicative da, past participle datã)

  1. I give.

Related termsEdit


BonggoEdit

NounEdit

dau

  1. leaf

ReferencesEdit

  • George W. Grace, Notes on the phonological history of the Austronesian languages of the Sarmi Coast, in Oceanic Linguistics (1971, 10:11-37)

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Vulgar Latin *dadu, of uncertain origin; perhaps of Arabic origin, cf. أَعْدَاد(ʾaʿdād), or alternatively from Latin datum, from datus (given), the past participle of dare (to give), from Proto-Indo-European *deh₃- (to lay out, to spread out). Compare French , Italian dado, Spanish and Portuguese dado.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dau m (plural daus)

  1. die (polyhedron with symbols on each side)

KapampanganEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Tagalog dao.

NounEdit

dau

  1. dao (Dracontomelon dao).

LamboyaEdit

NounEdit

dau

  1. year
    dau kalangnganalast year
    dau ta aronext year

ReferencesEdit

  • Rina, A. Dj.; Kabba, John Lado B. (2011), “dau”, in Kamus Bahasa Lamboya, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat [Dictionary of Lamboya Language, West Sumba Regency], Waikabubak: Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat, page 14

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse dauðr

AdjectiveEdit

dau (masculine and feminine dau, neuter daut, definite singular and plural daue)

  1. (dialectal) dead

Alternative formsEdit

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OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

ContractionEdit

dau

  1. Contraction of de + lo

RomanianEdit

TarpiaEdit

NounEdit

dau

  1. leaf

ReferencesEdit

  • George W. Grace, Notes on the phonological history of the Austronesian languages of the Sarmi Coast, in Oceanic Linguistics (1971, 10:11-37)

TshwaEdit

NounEdit

dau

  1. (Cire-Cire) ash

VerbEdit

dau

  1. (Cire-Cire) to burn

ReferencesEdit

  • Pavol Štekauer, Salvador Valera, Lívia Kőrtvélyessy, Word-Formation in the World's Languages: A Typological Survey (2012)

WelshEdit

Welsh cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : dau
    Ordinal : ail
    Adverbial : dwywaith
    Multiplier : dwbl
    Feminine : dwy
Welsh Wikipedia article on dau

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *dọw, from Proto-Celtic *dwau, from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

dau m (feminine form dwy, triggers soft mutation)

  1. two

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
dau ddau nau unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.