See also: Jou

AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • djou (Cape Afrikaans)

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch jou. Also related to English you.

PronounEdit

jou (subject jy)

  1. you (singular, object)

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch jouw.

DeterminerEdit

jou

  1. your (singular)
    • 2016, “In Jou Atmosfeer”, in Sal Jy Met My Dans?[1], South Africa, performed by Kurt Darren:
      In jou atmosfeer.
      In your atmosphere.

See alsoEdit

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old Catalan jou, from Latin iugum (compare Occitan jo, French joug, Spanish yugo), from Proto-Italic *jugom, from Proto-Indo-European *yugóm.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jou m (plural jous)

  1. yoke

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch jou, from Old Dutch *jū, a northern (Frisian?) variant of *iu, from Proto-Germanic *iwwiz, a West Germanic variant of *izwiz. Doublet of u.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

jou

  1. objective form of jij (you (singular)): you
    Ik zal dit wel even doen voor jou.I'll do this for you.

InflectionEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • a (Brabantian)

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: jou
  • Jersey Dutch: jāu
  • Petjo: jou
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: asu

VerbEdit

jou

  1. first-person singular present indicative of jouen
  2. imperative of jouen

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

< English yo

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjou̯/, [ˈjo̞u̯]
  • Rhymes: -ou
  • Syllabification(key): jou

InterjectionEdit

jou

  1. (slang) yo (greeting)

AnagramsEdit

Haitian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French jour.

NounEdit

jou

  1. day

Kalo Finnish RomaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Romani ov.

PronounEdit

jou

  1. he

ReferencesEdit

  • jou” in Finnish Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

Mbyá GuaraníEdit

VerbEdit

jou

  1. to find
  2. to obtain

ConjugationEdit

Old FrenchEdit

PronounEdit

jou

  1. Alternative form of je

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • jau (Rumantsch Grischun)
  • jeu (Sursilvan)
  • ia (Surmiran)
  • eau (Puter)
  • eu (Vallader)

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin eo, from Latin ego, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronounEdit

jou

  1. (Sutsilvan) I

Saterland FrisianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Frisian jūwe, from Proto-West Germanic *iuwar, from Proto-Germanic *izweraz. Cognates include West Frisian jim and German euer.

DeterminerEdit

jou (predicative jouens)

  1. your
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Frisian , from Proto-West Germanic *iuwiz, from Proto-Germanic *izwiz. Cognates include West Frisian jo and German euch.

PronounEdit

jou

  1. yourselves
See alsoEdit

PronounEdit

jou

  1. oblique of jie; you
See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Marron C. Fort (2015), “jou”, in Saterfriesisches Wörterbuch mit einer phonologischen und grammatischen Übersicht, Buske, →ISBN

TernateEdit

 
Jou Baabullah

EtymologyEdit

From N- (nominalizer) +‎ cou (to serve), possibly signifying the one served.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jou (Jawi جوو‎)

  1. lord
  2. sultan
  3. god

Alternative formsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Frederik Sigismund Alexander de Clercq (1890) Bijdragen tot de kennis der Residentie Ternate, E.J. Brill
  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Toba BatakEdit

VerbEdit

jou (active manjou)

  1. (transitive) to call

ReferencesEdit

  • J. Warneck (1906) Tobabataksch-Deutsches Wörterbuch[2], Batavia: Landsdrukkerij, page 57

West FrisianEdit

VerbEdit

jou

  1. first-person singular present of jaan (to give)
  2. imperative of jaan (to give)