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AromanianEdit

PronounEdit

eu

  1. Alternative form of io

ChuukeseEdit

NumeralEdit

eu

  1. (cardinal) one

Related termsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French eu, from Vulgar Latin *habutus (Classical Latin habitus). Compare Italian avuto, Catalan hagut, Old Spanish avudo, Portuguese havido, Romanian avut, Sicilian avutu, Spanish habido, Venetian avudo.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

eu m ‎(feminine singular eue, masculine plural eus, feminine plural eues)

  1. past participle of avoir

Usage notesEdit

  • Eu is pronounced /y/, despite the fact that the digraph -eu- is regularly pronounced /ø/ or /œ/.

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese eu, from Vulgar Latin *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eu nominative (oblique min, dative me, accusative me)

  1. I (singular first-person personal pronoun)

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

eu

  1. rōmaji reading of えう

LatvianEdit

InterjectionEdit

eu

  1. Use to draw somebody's attention

ManxEdit

PronounEdit

eu ‎(emphatic form euish)

  1. 2nd person plural/formal of ec
    at you/ye

Old FrenchEdit

Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego, from Proto-Italic *egō, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Compare Old Leonese you, yo Old Spanish yo, and Mozarabic yo.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eu

  1. I

DescendantsEdit

  • Eonavian: eu
  • Fala: ei
  • Galician: eu
  • Portuguese: eu
    • Barranquian: ê
    • Malaccan Creole Portuguese: yo

Old ProvençalEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ie (before enclitic)
  • ieu

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin, *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eu

  1. I (first-person singular subject pronoun)

DescendantsEdit


Old SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

See iu.

PronounEdit

eu

  1. you (accusative)

DeclensionEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese eu, from Vulgar Latin *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego, from Proto-Italic *egō, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eu m f

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 184:
      Eu estava na esperança de encontrá-lo antes do jantar!
      I was hoping to meet you before dinner!

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:eu.

See alsoEdit

Portuguese personal pronouns (edit)
Number Person Nominative
(subject)
Accusative
(direct object)
Dative
(indirect object)
Oblique Oblique
with com
Non-declining
m f m f m and f m f m f m f
Singular First eu me mim comigo
Second tu te ti contigo você
o senhor a senhora
Third ele ela o
(lo, no)
a
(la, na)
lhe ele ela com ele com ela o mesmo a mesma
se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)
Plural First nós nos nós connosco (Portugal)
conosco (Brazil)
a gente
Second vós vos vós convosco vocês
os senhores as senhoras
Third eles elas os
(los, nos)
as
(las, nas)
lhes eles elas com eles com elas os mesmos as mesmas
se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)
Indefinite se (reflexive) si (reflexive) consigo (reflexive)

NounEdit

eu m (plural eus)

  1. (chiefly philosophy) ego; self (individual person as the object of his own reflective consciousness)

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

InterjectionEdit

eu!

  1. Used to draw attention to oneself after having their name called.
    — Dr. Hélio?
    Eu!

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eu

  1. (nominative form) I

DeclensionEdit

Nominative
eu
Accusative
stressed unstressed
mine
Genitive
Singular Plural
m & n f m f & n
meu mea mei mele
Dative
stressed unstressed
mie îmi
Reflexive
Accusative Dative
stressed unstressed stressed unstressed
mine mie îmi

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

eu n ‎(plural euri)

  1. ego

DeclensionEdit


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun) jau
  • (Sursilvan) jeu
  • (Sutsilvan) jou
  • (Surmiran) ia
  • (Puter) eau

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *eo, attested from the 6th century in Romance, from Latin ego; akin to Greek εγώ ‎(egó), Sanskrit aham, all from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronounEdit

eu

  1. (Vallader) I

WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ’u (after vowels)

PronunciationEdit

  • (ordinary speech) IPA(key): /i/
  • (careful speech) IPA(key): /əi/
  • Homophone: ei

DeterminerEdit

eu ‎(triggers h-prothesis of a following vowel)

  1. their
    Cwynent am eu blinder a’u hafiechyd.
    They complained of their weariness and their illness.
  2. them (as the direct object of a verbal noun)
    Fe fu amser pan fyddai drysau trên yn eu hagor i chi.
    There was a time when train doors would be opened for you.

Usage notesEdit

Nhw is often added after the noun.

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