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ChuukeseEdit

NounEdit

pu

  1. betel nut

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

pu ‎(intransitive, hence invariable)

  1. past participle of pouvoir

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

pu

  1. (falconry) past participle of paître

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

pu

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of

LojbanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From purci.

CmavoEdit

pu ‎(selma'o PU )

  1. (subordinating conjunction) before
  2. (adverbial particle) past tense tag[1]

Usage notesEdit

  • The elidable terminator for a subordinate clause begun with "pu lenu" is kei.

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lojban Reference Grammar, Chapter 2, §17

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

pu (Zhuyin ㄆㄨ˙)

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .
  2. Nonstandard spelling of .
  3. Nonstandard spelling of .
  4. Nonstandard spelling of .

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.

VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *puu, from Proto-Uralic *puxe.

NounEdit

pu

  1. tree
  2. wood

InflectionEdit

Inflection of pu
nominative sing. pu
genitive sing. pun
partitive sing. pud
partitive plur. puid
singular plural
nominative pu pud
accusative pun pud
genitive pun puiden
partitive pud puid
essive-instructive pun puin
translative puks puikš
inessive pus puiš
elative puspäi puišpäi
illative  ? puihe
adessive pul puil
ablative pulpäi puilpäi
allative pule puile
abessive puta puita
comitative punke puidenke
prolative pudme puidme
approximative I punno puidenno
approximative II punnoks puidennoks
egressive punnopäi puidennopäi
terminative I  ? puihesai
terminative II pulesai puilesai
terminative III pussai
additive I  ? puihepäi
additive II pulepäi puilepäi

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “дерево, древесина”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

YupiltepequeEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pu

  1. hand

ReferencesEdit

  • Vocabularios de la lengua xinca de Sinacantan (1868, D. Juan Gavarrete)
  • Chris Rogers, The Use and Development of the Xinkan Languages
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