KambaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PrefixEdit

tu-

  1. we (used for conjugating verbs to the subjective or nominative case of the personal pronoun)

LushootseedEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PrefixEdit

tu-

  1. inflectional prefix applied to any lexical category functioning as predicate or complement to indicate past tense

MaquiritariEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

tu-

  1. Allomorph of t- used for stems that begin with a consonant other than w and have a first vowel u.

InflectionEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PrefixEdit

tu-

  1. Alternative form of to- (towards)

Etymology 2Edit

PrefixEdit

tu-

  1. Alternative form of to- (apart)

UneapaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *natu- via truncation, from Proto-Oceanic *natu, from Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *natu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tu-

  1. child

Further readingEdit

  • Terry Crowley et al, The Oceanic Languages (2013), page 365