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See also: hiú and hiʻu

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AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fiō, in part, and conjugation with forms of sum. See escu.

VerbEdit

hiu (third-person singular present indicative easti, past participle futã)

  1. I am.

ConjugationEdit

past participle futã
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
mine/mini tine/tini nãs, nãsã/nãsa noi voi nãsh, nãse/nãsi, elj
present hiu, escu hii, eshti/esci easti/easte/easci him/himu hits/hitsã suntu/sun

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HawaiianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Central Polynesian *fiu

VerbEdit

hiu

  1. to throw or fling violently, haul energetically with ropes
    Hiu nō au ā naʻu ʻoe.
    I'll sweep you off your feet.
  2. get into action (as with play or sport)
  3. to pursue with energy (as with love-making)

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay hiu, from Proto-Malayic *hiu, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *hiu, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *hiu, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *hiu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qihu, from Proto-Austronesian *qiSu.

NounEdit

hiu (plural hiu-hiu, first-person possessive hiuku, second-person possessive hiumu, third-person possessive hiunya)

  1. shark (scaleless cartilaginous fish)

MalayEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *hiu, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *hiu, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *hiu, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *hiu (compare Javanese ꦲꦶꦪꦸ (iyu)), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qihu (compare Fijian qio), from Proto-Austronesian *qiSu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hiu (Jawi spelling هيو)

  1. Obsolete form of yu.

ManxEdit

PronounEdit

hiu (emphatic form hiuish)

  1. 2nd person plural of hug
    to you

SundaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

hiu

  1. Romanization of ᮠᮤᮅ

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hiu

  1. melancholic, gloomy, sad

AdverbEdit

hiu

  1. (of wind, usually in the reduplicated form hiu hiu) gently, caressingly

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