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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

pui

  1. Third person singular indicative present form of puida.
  2. Third person singular indicative past form of puida.
  3. Indicative present connegative form of puida.
  4. Second person singular imperative present form of puida.
  5. Second person singular imperative present connegative form of puida.

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin puteus.

NounEdit

pui m (oblique plural puis, nominative singular puis, nominative plural pui)

  1. well (structure from which water can be drawn)

DescendantsEdit


RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin pullus, probably through a Vulgar Latin root *pulleus, or alternatively formed from the plural of an original Romanian form *pul. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *polH- (animal young). Compare Spanish pollo and Italian pollo.

NounEdit

pui m (plural pui)

  1. chicken
  2. chick
  3. cub, youngling, nestling, whelp, young of an animal, or less commonly of people
  4. darling, dear
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

pui

  1. second-person singular present indicative of pune
  2. second-person singular present subjunctive of pune

SarasiraEdit

NounEdit

pui

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Susanne Holzknecht, The Markham languages of Papua New Guinea (1989), page 71