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See also: tóu, tòu, toû, tōu, tǒu, and to'u

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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tōtus. Compare Catalan tot, French tout, Italian tutto, Portuguese todo, Romanian tot.

DeterminerEdit

tou m (feminine toa, neuter too, masculine plural toos, feminine plural toes)

  1. all

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tofus.

AdjectiveEdit

tou (feminine tova, masculine plural tous, feminine plural toves)

  1. soft

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

tou

  1. Rōmaji transcription of とう

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

tou (Zhuyin ㄊㄡ˙)

  1. Pinyin transcription of
  2. Pinyin transcription of

RomanizationEdit

tou

  1. Nonstandard spelling of tōu.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of tóu.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of tǒu.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of tòu.

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.

North FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian twā. Compare Föhr-Amrum North Frisian tau.

NumeralEdit

tou (f or n) (m tväär)

  1. (Mooring, cardinal) two

Old CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tuum.

AdjectiveEdit

tou (feminine tua, masculine plural tous, feminine plural tues)

  1. your, yours (singular)

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit


SamoanEdit

PronounEdit

tou

  1. second person plural; you (three or more)

See alsoEdit


West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian tou, towe, tau, tauwe, from Proto-Germanic *tawwą (that which is prepared; equipment; rigging; rope; line). More at tow.

NounEdit

tou n

  1. rope