IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay mu-, from mu, shortened form of kamu, from Proto-Malayic *kamu(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kamu, *kamiu, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kamu, *kamiu.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

mu-

  1. you

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mu, shortened form of kamu, from Proto-Malayic *kamu(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kamu, *kamiu, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kamu, *kamiu.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

mu-

  1. you

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SwahiliEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See m-.

PrefixEdit

mu-

  1. Alternative form of m-.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Bantu *mu-.

Alternative formsEdit

  • mw- (before a vowel)

PrefixEdit

mu-

  1. The prefix for noun class 18 denoting a locative that implies position within something.

See alsoEdit


ZuluEdit

PrefixEdit

mu- (basic noun prefix)

  1. Basic (augmentless) form of umu-

PrefixEdit

-mu- (object concord)

  1. him, her, it (class 1)

Usage notesEdit

The form -mu- is used with stems that have only one syllable, such as -dla. With stems of more than one syllable, it is shortened to -m-.

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 19 September 2013, at 03:54