See also: JUs, Jus, ĵus, jūs, jus', and Juś

English edit

 
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Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from French jus (juice). Doublet of juice and ukha.

Pronunciation edit

  • (UK) enPR: zho͞o(s), IPA(key): /ʒuː(s)/
  • (file)
  • (file)
  • (US) enPR: zhoo(s), IPA(key): /ʒu(s)/
  • Rhymes: -uː

Noun edit

jus (countable and uncountable, plural jus)

  1. (cooking) The juices given off as meat is cooked.
  2. (cooking) A lightly-reduced gravy or stock made from this.
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jus (not comparable)

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of just.
    • 2022 April 3, @JAYVERSACE, Twitter[1], archived from the original on 3 November 2023:
      I JUS WON A GRAMMY
    • 2023 February 19, u/Bane_XX10, “Recommendations 😬”, in Reddit[2], r/future, archived from the original on 3 November 2023:
      Hey jus really quick wanna ask if anyone got some recommendations for some SoundCloud Playlists Pluto thug gunna 21 yktv lmao thanks in advance 😭
    • 2023 October 19, u/CacheMeOutside, “He was just sitting there”, in Reddit[3], r/MHNowGame, archived from the original on 3 November 2023:
      literally jus happened to me!
    • 2020 October 28, @heavenbrat, Twitter[4], archived from the original on 3 November 2023:
      u know that thing a person does when they tuck ur hair behind ur ear jus a few strands, or fix ur hair or move a piece out your eye or see a strand on your lips and -

Catalan edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Latin deorsum through an intermediate Vulgar Latin root *iusum.

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Adverb edit

jus

  1. (obsolete) down, below

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Dutch edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from French jus.[1]

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ʒy/, (plural) /ʒys/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: jus
  • Rhymes: -y, (plural) -ys

Noun edit

jus m (plural jus, diminutive justje n)

  1. gravy
    Synonym: vleesnat

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jus m (plural jus, diminutive sjuutje n)

  1. (Netherlands, informal) Short for jus d'orange.

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References edit

  1. ^ jus; in J. de Vries & F. de Tollenaere, "Etymologisch Woordenboek", Uitgeverij Het Spectrum, Utrecht, 1986 (14de druk)

French edit

Etymology edit

From the Middle French jus, from Old French jus, from Latin iūs (gravy, broth, sauce).[1][2]

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Noun edit

jus m (plural jus)

  1. juice
  2. (slang, Foreign Legion) coffee
  3. (slang) electricity, energy, power, juice
  4. (slang, dated) speech, address, presentation

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Descendants edit

  • Haitian Creole: ji
  • Algerian Arabic: ⁧جي
  • Dutch: jus
  • English: jus
  • German: Jus, Schü
    • Danish: sky
    • Swedish: sky
  • Luxembourgish: Jus
  • Norwegian Bokmål: sjy
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: sjy
  • West Frisian: sjú

References edit

  1. ^ Etymology and history of “jus”, in Trésor de la langue française informatisé [Digitized Treasury of the French Language], 2012.
  2. ^ Walther von Wartburg (1928–2002), “jūs”, in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 5: J L, page 83

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Gallo edit

Etymology edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun edit

jus

  1. manure

Gothic edit

Romanization edit

jūs

  1. Romanization of 𐌾𐌿𐍃

Ido edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Esperanto ĵus, French juste and English just.

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Adverb edit

jus

  1. just

Indonesian edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

From English juice, from Middle English jus, juis, from Old French jus, jous, from Latin jūs (broth, soup, sauce).

Noun edit

jus (first-person possessive jusku, second-person possessive jusmu, third-person possessive jusnya)

  1. juice,
    1. a liquid from a plant, especially fruit.
      Synonym: sari buah
    2. a beverage made of juice.

Etymology 2 edit

From English deuce, from Middle English dewes (two), from Anglo-Norman, from Old French deus, from Latin duo.

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jus (first-person possessive jusku, second-person possessive jusmu, third-person possessive jusnya)

  1. (sports, tennis) deuce: A tied game where either player can win by scoring two consecutive points.

Etymology 3 edit

Noun edit

jus (first-person possessive jusku, second-person possessive jusmu, third-person possessive jusnya)

  1. Alternative spelling of juz

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Noun edit

jūs n (genitive jūris); third declension

  1. Alternative spelling of iūs

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Third-declension noun (neuter, imparisyllabic non-i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative jūs jūra
Genitive jūris jūrum
Dative jūrī jūribus
Accusative jūs jūra
Ablative jūre jūribus
Vocative jūs jūra

References edit

  • jus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • jus”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Lithuanian edit

Etymology edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronoun edit

jus

  1. second-person plural accusative of jūs

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Etymology edit

Borrowed from English juice.

Noun edit

jus (Jawi spellingجوس⁩, plural jus-jus, informal 1st possessive jusku, 2nd possessive jusmu, 3rd possessive jusnya)

  1. juice:
    1. a liquid from a plant, especially fruit.
    2. a beverage made of juice.
    3. a fluid produced by the digestive glands
      Synonym: getah (Indonesian)

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Middle English edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Old French jus, from Latin jūs.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒiu̯s/, /d͡ʒui̯s/
  • Rhymes: -us

Noun edit

jus (uncountable)

  1. A natural liquid (usually inherent to something)
  2. juice (liquid of a plant or beverage from such)
  3. A herbal decoction or extract.
  4. A bodily fluid or secretion.

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Middle French edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Old French jus (juice), from Latin iūs (gravy, broth, sauce, juice).

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Noun edit

jus m (plural jus)

  1. juice
Descendants edit
  • French: jus
    • Haitian Creole: ji
    • Algerian Arabic: ⁧جي
    • Dutch: jus
    • English: jus
    • German: Jus, Schü
      • Danish: sky
      • Swedish: sky
    • Luxembourgish: Jus
    • Norwegian Bokmål: sjy
    • Norwegian Nynorsk: sjy
    • West Frisian: sjú
  • Norman: jus

Etymology 2 edit

From Old French jus (down), from Latin deorsum (downwards).

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Adverb edit

jus

  1. down, downwards

Northern Sami edit

Etymology edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Related to Finnish jos.

Pronunciation edit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈjus/

Conjunction edit

jus

  1. if, in the case that

Further reading edit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002–2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[5], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian Bokmål edit

 
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Etymology 1 edit

From Latin jus, ius (broth), via English juice.

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Noun edit

jus m (definite singular jusen, indefinite plural juser, definite plural jusene)

  1. juice
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Etymology 2 edit

From Latin jus, ius (law).

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jus m (definite singular jusen)

  1. (study of) law, jurisprudence

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Norwegian Nynorsk edit

 
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Etymology 1 edit

From Latin jus, ius (broth), via English juice.

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jus m (definite singular jusen, indefinite plural jusar, definite plural jusane)

  1. juice
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Etymology 2 edit

From Latin jus, ius (law).

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jus m (definite singular jusen)

  1. (study of) law, jurisprudence

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Pite Sami edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Finnic (compare Finnish jos).

Pronunciation edit

Conjunction edit

jus

  1. if

References edit

  • Joshua Wilbur (2014) A grammar of Pite Saami, Berlin: Language Science Press

Portuguese edit

Pronunciation edit

 

  • Rhymes: -us
  • Hyphenation: jus

Noun edit

jus m (plural juses)

  1. prerogative
    Synonym: prerrogativa
  2. law
    Synonym: direito

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Tok Pisin edit

Etymology edit

From English juice.

Noun edit

jus

  1. juice