See also: Heu and HEU

BasqueEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Southern) IPA(key): /eu/, /eu̯/, [ew]
  • (Northern) IPA(key): /heu/, /heu̯/, [hew]

PronounEdit

heu

  1. (emphatic) second-person singular personal pronoun, familiar; you

Usage notesEdit

See neu.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

heu

  1. second-person plural present indicative form of haver
  2. third-person singular present indicative form of heure
  3. second-person singular imperative form of heure

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

heu m (feminine singular heue, masculine plural heus, feminine plural heues)

  1. past participle of havoir

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

heu

  1. oh! alas! ah!, ay! (expressing dismay, pain, indignation)
    heu hercle mulier, multum et audāx et mala·s
    oh blimey, woman, you have as much boldness as evil in you!
    heu mē miseram, interiī!
    oh poor me, I'm done for!

Usage notesEdit

Used parenthetically or with an exclamative accusative to expresses a stronger emotion. Unlike vae, does not form expressions with the dative (although some Medieval texts and codices display this).

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Middle EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

heu

  1. (chiefly Early Middle English) Alternative form of yow

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Compare English hoy, Dutch hui, German Heu.

NounEdit

heu m (plural heus)

  1. (Jersey) hoy

ZhuangEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *xiəwᴬ (green). Cognate with Thai เขียว (kǐao), Lao ຂຽວ (khiāu), Tai Dam ꪵꪄꪫ, Shan ၶဵဝ် (khěw), Ahom 𑜁𑜢𑜈𑜫 (khiw).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

heu (Sawndip forms 𫇯 or 𮧃 or 𬰗 or or ⿳吅且吅 or or ⿺色丢 or ⿺色求 or ⿺色青 or 𬮬 or ⿵门清 or 𬁷 or ⿰告青 or ⿰虫好 or or ⿰青刁 or ⿵门号, old orthography heu)

  1. green