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

NounEdit

pu

  1. tree
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