See also: uF, ûf, and UF

Chuukese edit

Noun edit

uf

  1. clothing

Gothic edit

Romanization edit

uf

  1. Romanization of 𐌿𐍆

Old High German edit

Alternative forms edit

  • uf (Rhine Franconian)
  • *up (Central Franconian)

Etymology edit

From Proto-Germanic *upp.

Pronunciation edit

Adverb edit

ūf

  1. up

Preposition edit

ūf

  1. upon

Descendants edit

  • Middle High German: ūf
  • Old Rhine Franconian: uf
    • Middle Rhine Franconian: uf
      • Rhine Franconian: uff, off
        Pennsylvania German: uff
        Hunsrik: uff
  • Old Central Franconian: *up
    • Middle Central Franconian: up
      • Central Franconian: op
        Kölsch: op

References edit

  • Joseph Wright, An Old High German Primer

Old Polish edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Old Czech húf.[1] First attested in 1448–1450.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

uf m inan

  1. (military) regiment (groupf of soldiers under many banners)
    • 1874-1891 [1466], Rozprawy i Sprawozdania z Posiedzeń Wydziału Filologicznego Akademii Umiejętności[1], [2], [3], volume XXII, Łęczyca, page 15:
      Nec timet opositi castra iuvare chori, gl. przeczywnego vphv, armat cives aquile virtus et viribus implet
      [Nec timet opositi castra iuvare chori, gl. przeciwnego ufu, armat cives aquile virtus et viribus implet]
  2. (generally) group
    • 1895 [1448–1450], Mikołaj Suled, edited by Franciszek Piekosiński, Tłumaczenia polskie statutów ziemskich, Kodeks Świętosławów, Warka, page 31:
      Vffy a tlvsczaamy (catervatim et in turbis)... do... wszi cząndzacze przystanpywszi, skodlywye... dopusczaacz szą... szmyeyąą drapyeszstwa
      [Ufy a tłuszczami (catervatim et in turbis)... do... wsi ciądzacze przystąpiwszy, szkodliwie... dopuszczać się... śmieją drapieżstwa]

Descendants edit

References edit

  1. ^ Bańkowski, Andrzej (2000) “uf”, in Etymologiczny słownik języka polskiego [Etymological Dictionary of the Polish Language] (in Polish)

Polish edit

Etymology edit

Natural expression.

Pronunciation edit

Interjection edit

uf

  1. phew (expression of relief)
  2. whew (expression from strenuous labour)

Further reading edit

  • uf in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian edit

Etymology edit

Onomatopoeic.

Interjection edit

uf

  1. ugh

Spanish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈuf/ [ˈuf]
  • Rhymes: -uf
  • Syllabification: uf

Interjection edit

uf

  1. ugh, oof (expresses disgust or discomfort)
  2. phew, whew (expresses relief)

Further reading edit

Vilamovian edit

Etymology edit

From Old High German ūf, from Proto-Germanic *upp. Cognate with German auf.

Pronunciation edit

Preposition edit

u̇f

  1. on
  2. onto