See also: Thu, thụ, thú, thủ, thư, thứ, thũ, þu, and thự

Aghu Tharrnggala edit

Noun edit

thu

  1. liver

Further reading edit

  • Barry Alpher, Connecting Thaypanic, in Land and Language in Cape York Peninsula and the Gulf Country, edited by Jean-Christophe Verstraete, Diane Hafner

German edit

Verb edit

thu

  1. singular imperative of thun

Kuku-Thaypan edit

Noun edit

thu

  1. liver

Further reading edit

  • Barry Alpher, Connecting Thaypanic, in Land and Language in Cape York Peninsula and the Gulf Country, edited by Jean-Christophe Verstraete, Diane Hafner

Middle English edit

Pronoun edit

thu

  1. Alternative form of þou (thou)

Old Danish edit

Etymology edit

From Old Norse þú, from Proto-Germanic *þū, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronoun edit

thu

  1. thou, you (singular)

Descendants edit

  • Danish: du

Old Dutch edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-West Germanic *þū, from Proto-Germanic *þū.

Pronoun edit

thū

  1. thou, you (singular)

Inflection edit

Descendants edit

Further reading edit

  • thū”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old Frisian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-West Germanic *þū. Cognates include Old English þū and Old Saxon thū.

Pronunciation edit

Pronoun edit

thū

  1. thou, you (singular)

Inflection edit

Descendants edit

  • North Frisian:
    Most dialects:
    Halligen: du
    Heligoland: di
  • Saterland Frisian: du
  • West Frisian: do,

References edit

  • Bremmer, Rolf H. (2009) An Introduction to Old Frisian: History, Grammar, Reader, Glossary, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, →ISBN, page 214

Old High German edit

Pronoun edit

thū

  1. Alternative form of du

Inflection edit

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Old Saxon edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-West Germanic *þū, from Proto-Germanic *þū.

Pronoun edit

thū

  1. thou, you (singular)

Declension edit

Descendants edit

  • Low German: du

Old Swedish edit

Pronoun edit

thu

  1. Alternative form of þū

Scottish Gaelic edit

Etymology edit

From Old Irish . Cognates include Irish and Manx oo.

Pronunciation edit

Pronoun edit

thu (emphatic thusa, unlenited tu)

  1. second-person singular informal pronoun; thou, you
    Ciamar a tha thu, a Dhànaidh?How are you, Danny?

Usage notes edit

  • thu is used to address one person in a familiar or informal situation. It is used between friends, and to people who are younger or of inferior social rank to the speaker.
  • Children are always addressed using thu.
  • It is considered distinctly impolite to address parents, grandparents, teachers, clergymen, etc. with thu, in these situations sibh is required.

Inflection edit

  • tu (used after verb forms ending in -n, -s or -dh)

See also edit

References edit

  • Edward Dwelly (1911) “thu”, in Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan [The Illustrated Gaelic–English Dictionary]‎[1], 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • G. Toner, M. Ní Mhaonaigh, S. Arbuthnot, D. Wodtko, M.-L. Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language

Vietnamese edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Noun edit

thu

  1. autumn; fall
    Synonym: mùa thu
    thiên/ngàn/nghìn thu
    a thousand autumns; eternity
Derived terms edit
See also edit
Seasons in Vietnamese · bốn mùa (four seasons) (layout · text) · category
xuân (spring) , hạ (summer) thu (fall; autumn) đông (winter)

Etymology 2 edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Verb edit

thu

  1. to get (something) back; to retrieve
  2. Short for thu âm (to record).
    Synonym: thâu
Derived terms edit
Derived terms

Welsh edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

thu

  1. Aspirate mutation of tu.

Mutation edit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tu du nhu thu
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.