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MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

miu

  1. Nonstandard spelling of miǔ.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of miù.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

MirandeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin meus.

PronounEdit

miu m (feminine mie, masculine plural mius, feminine plural mies)

  1. my

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(classifier con) miu

  1. (rare) a pussy-cat (affectionate term for a cat)

See alsoEdit