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Awa-CuaiquerEdit

AzeriEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic су
Roman su
Perso-Arabic سو

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

su (countable and uncountable, definite accusative suyu, plural sular)

  1. water

DeclensionEdit


BasqueEdit

NounEdit

su

  1. fire

Derived termsEdit


ChuukeseEdit

VerbEdit

su

  1. to depart (on a journey)
  2. to go

CzechEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

su

  1. (dialect, Moravia) First person singular present tense of být

Usage notesEdit

  • Only used in grammatical contexts where být (to be) is used as a main verb; where it is an auxiliary verb the standard form jsem is used. The same speaker would, for example, say "su doma" (= I'm at home) but "dorazil jsem" (= I (have) arrived).

SynonymsEdit


FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation of sunnuntai.

AbbreviationEdit

su

  1. sunnuntai (Sunday)

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

su m (feminine singular sue, masculine plural sus, feminine plural sues)

  1. past participle of savoir known
    J'avais su qu'elle mentait. - “I had known that she was lying.”

Related termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


GagauzEdit

NounEdit

su

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • İsmail Ulutaş, Relative Clauses in Gagauz Syntax (2004)

GuaraníEdit

NumberEdit

su

  1. thousand

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Esperanto si, from French se, Italian , Spanish se, ultimately from Latin , from Proto-Indo-European *swé +‎ -u (personal pronoun ending).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

su (reflexive, possessive sua, possessive plural sui)

  1. self, oneself, himself, herself, itself, themselves (reflexive pronoun, 3rd person, singular or plural)
    La soldati defensis su brave.
    The soldiers defended themselves bravely.

Indo-PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese seu, from Latin suus, from Old Latin *sovos, from Proto-Indo-European *swoyos.

PronounEdit

su

  1. (Diu) third-person possessive pronoun; his; her; its
    • 1883, Hugo Schuchardt, Kreolische Studien, volume 3:
      Já fallou par su pai aquêl mais piquin, []
      The youngest one told his father []

InterlinguaEdit

DeterminerEdit

su

  1. (possessive) his
  2. (possessive) her
  3. (possessive) its

Usage notesEdit

  • Does not decline on the basis of gender or number.

ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (misspelling)

EtymologyEdit

From an older form suso, from Vulgar Latin, Late Latin sūsum, which is a variant of Latin sūrsum.[1] Cognate to French sus.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

su

  1. up, upstairs

Derived termsEdit

InterjectionEdit

su!

  1. come on!

PrepositionEdit

su

  1. on, upon, onto, on top
    Lezione d'inglese numero 1: Il libro è sulla tavola.
    English lesson number 1: The book is on the table.
  2. over
    L'orologio sul polsino della camicia era il marchio di fabbrica di Gianni Agnelli.
    The watch over the shirt cuff was Gianni Agnelli's trademark.
  3. about, on
    Gli italiani non sono d'accordo su molte cose sul come cucinare la pasta e soprattutto sul condimento.
    Italians don't agree on many things about how to cook pasta and especially on the sauce.
  4. above
    La Paz, che sorge a circa 3600 metri sul livello del mare, è la più alta capitale del mondo.
    La Paz, which lies about 3600 metres above sea level, is the world's highest capital city.
  5. in, out of
    Un europeo su cinque avrà più di 65 anni entro il 2025.
    One in five Europeans will be more than 65 years old by year 2025.

Usage notesEdit

  • When followed by the definite article, su combines with the article to produce the following combined forms:
su + article Combined form
su + il sul
su + lo sullo
su + l' sull'
su + i sui
su + gli sugli
su + la sulla
su + le sulle

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

su

  1. Rōmaji transcription of
  2. Rōmaji transcription of

LithuanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

(with instrumental)

  1. with

AntonymsEdit


LojbanEdit

CmavoEdit

su

  1. (metalinguistic eraser) deletes everything the speaker has said

Usage notesEdit

If su occurs in a dialog, it deletes only what the speaker has said, unless he has said only su, in which case the whole discussion is deleted. It follows that the repetition susu always deletes the whole discussion.

Related termsEdit


Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

su

  1. third-person plural present of byś
    • 1998, Erwin Hannusch, chapter 1, Niedersorbisch praktisch und verständlich, Bautzen: Domowina Verlag, ISBN 3-7420-1667-9, page 20:
      Tšochu dalej su Stare wiki.
      Somewhat further on is the Old Market.
    • 2011 September 27, I. Neumannojc, “Sadowe bomy za derjeměśe luźa a natury”, Nowy Casnik:
      Sadowe bomy w burskich gumnach a teke na dwórach su typiske za naš region.
      Fruit trees in farmers’ gardens and even in courtyards are typical for our region.

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

su

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

Middle Low GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

sü̂

  1. (personal pronoun, third person, singular, feminine) Alternative form of .

NormanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French sud, su (south), from Old English sūþ, from Proto-Germanic *sunþrą.

NounEdit

su m (uncountable)

  1. (France) south
Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old French sur (sour, bitter), from a Germanic source, from Proto-Germanic *sūraz (sour, acidic, salty, damp), from Proto-Indo-European *sūro- (sour, salty, bitter).

AdjectiveEdit

su

  1. (Jersey) sour

Northern SamiEdit

PronounEdit

su

  1. accusative and genitive of son

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *sūz, from Proto-Indo-European *sū-. Germanic cognates: Old Saxon , Old High German (whence German Sau), Old Norse sýr (whence Swedish so)
Other Indo-European cognates: Ancient Greek ὗς (hûs), Latin sus, Common Slavic *svinьja.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

 f

  1. sow (female pig)

See alsoEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin suus, suum, from Proto-Italic *sowos, from Proto-Indo-European *sewos, from *swé.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

su (third person possessive of singular, plural sus)

  1. (before the noun) Apocopic form of suyo His, her, its, one's, their.
    Vino con su amigo.
    He came with his friend.
    Habló a sus hijas.
    He spoke to his daughters.
  2. (before the noun, formal) Apocopic form of suyo Your.

Usage notesEdit

The forms su and sus are only used before and within the noun phrase of the modified noun. In other positions, a form of suyo is used instead:

Son sus libros. — “[They] are his books.”
Son los libros suyos. — “[They] are his books.” (“...the books of him.”)
Son los suyos. — "[They] are his."
Related termsEdit

AdverbEdit

su

  1. About, approximately.
    pesa sus dos kilogramos = it weighs about two kilograms.

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English shoe.

NounEdit

su

  1. shoe

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish صو (su), from earlier *suv, from Proto-Turkic *sɨb, *sub (water). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰽𐰆𐰉 (sub).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈsu]
  • Hyphenation: su

NounEdit

su (definite accusative suyu, plural sular)

  1. water
  2. juice

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • su in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu

VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *suu.

NounEdit

su

  1. mouth

InflectionEdit

Inflection of su
nominative sing. su
genitive sing. sun
partitive sing. sud
partitive plur. suid
singular plural
nominative su sud
accusative sun sud
genitive sun suiden
partitive sud suid
essive-instructive sun suin
translative suks suikš
inessive sus suiš
elative suspäi suišpäi
illative  ? suihe
adessive sul suil
ablative sulpäi suilpäi
allative sule suile
abessive suta suita
comitative sunke suidenke
prolative sudme suidme
approximative I sunno suidenno
approximative II sunnoks suidennoks
egressive sunnopäi suidennopäi
terminative I  ? suihesai
terminative II sulesai suilesai
terminative III sussai
additive I  ? suihepäi
additive II sulepäi suilepäi

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Western YugurEdit

NounEdit

su

  1. water

ReferenceEdit

  • Léi Xuănchūn, Xībù Yùgù-Hàn Cídiăn, Chéngdŭ, Sichuan Minzu Chubanshe, 1992