See also: Mut'u

AbuEdit

NounEdit

mutu

  1. nose

Further readingEdit

  • Summer Institute of Linguistics Language Survey of Abu (1975), quoted on transnewguinea.org
  • 1998, Otto Ignatius M. S. Nekitel, Voices of Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow: Language, Culture and Identity (→ISBN), page 244:
    [...]demonstrates the range of body parts' terms that Abu' use idiomatically:
    1. baraka 'head'; 2. naif 'eyes'; 3. naleh 'teeth'; 4. mutu 'nose'; 5. ahaka 'tongue/voice'; 6. elhuka 'neck', 7. numunas 'chest', 8. lakuh 'hands', [...]

BasqueEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mutu

  1. dumb
  2. mute

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin mūtuus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mutu (feminine mútua, masculine plural mutus, feminine plural mútues)

  1. mutual

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


ChichewaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀tʊ́è.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mutú class 3 (plural mitú class 4)

  1. head
  2. chapter (of a book)
  3. heading
  4. topic under discussion
  5. (news) headline

FinnishEdit

(index mu)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmutu/, [ˈmut̪u]
  • Rhymes: -utu
  • Syllabification: mu‧tu

Etymology 1Edit

Unknown

NounEdit

 
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mutu

  1. Eurasian common minnow (Phoxinus phoxinus)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of mutu (Kotus type 1/valo, t-d gradation)
nominative mutu mudut
genitive mudun mutujen
partitive mutua mutuja
illative mutuun mutuihin
singular plural
nominative mutu mudut
accusative nom. mutu mudut
gen. mudun
genitive mudun mutujen
partitive mutua mutuja
inessive mudussa muduissa
elative mudusta muduista
illative mutuun mutuihin
adessive mudulla muduilla
ablative mudulta muduilta
allative mudulle muduille
essive mutuna mutuina
translative muduksi muduiksi
instructive muduin
abessive mudutta muduitta
comitative mutuineen
Possessive forms of mutu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person mutuni mutumme
2nd person mutusi mutunne
3rd person mutunsa
Inflection of mutu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative mutu mutut
genitive mutun mutujen
partitive mutua mutuja
illative mutuun mutuihin
singular plural
nominative mutu mutut
accusative nom. mutu mutut
gen. mutun
genitive mutun mutujen
partitive mutua mutuja
inessive mutussa mutuissa
elative mutusta mutuista
illative mutuun mutuihin
adessive mutulla mutuilla
ablative mutulta mutuilta
allative mutulle mutuille
essive mutuna mutuina
translative mutuksi mutuiksi
instructive mutuin
abessive mututta mutuitta
comitative mutuineen
Possessive forms of mutu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person mutuni mutumme
2nd person mutusi mutunne
3rd person mutunsa

Etymology 2Edit

Contraction of musta tuntuu (I feel, think, suppose, methinks), or from German Vermutung (guess).

NounEdit

mutu

  1. (colloquial) poor reasoning or knowledge based on common beliefs as opposed to actual knowledge
SynonymsEdit

AnagramsEdit


GarifunaEdit

NounEdit

mutu

  1. person, human being (man or woman)

Usage notesEdit

This noun is either masculine or feminine according to the definite article, le (the, masculine) or to (the, feminine).

See alsoEdit


LatvianEdit

NounEdit

mutu f

  1. genitive plural form of mute

MaoriEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Indonesian putus, Fijian mudu).

VerbEdit

mutu

  1. to cease

Derived termsEdit


NovialEdit

PronounEdit

mutu

  1. (reciprocal) each other

OkinawanEdit

RomanizationEdit

mutu

  1. Rōmaji transcription of むとぅ

SicilianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmuː.tu̞/, [ˈmuː.t̪ʊ̠]
  • Hyphenation: mù‧tu

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin mūtus.

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mutu (feminine singular muta, masculine and plural muti)

  1. mute
InflectionEdit
Masculine Feminine
Singular mutu muta
Plural muti muti

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin mūtō.

VerbEdit

mutu

  1. first-person singular present active indicative/subjunctive of mutari (to change, transform, mutate)

TumbukaEdit

NounEdit

mutu class 3 (plural mitu class 4)

  1. head