See also: Uus, UUs, -uus, and uus-

Estonian Edit

Etymology Edit

From Proto-Finnic *uuci. Cognate with Finnish uusi and Hungarian új.

Adjective Edit

uus (genitive uue, partitive uut, comparative uuem, superlative kõige uuem)

  1. new

Inflection Edit

Finnish Edit

Pronunciation Edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈuːs/, [ˈuːs̠]
  • Rhymes: -uːs
  • Syllabification(key): uus

Adjective Edit

uus

  1. (colloquial) Alternative form of uusi

Anagrams Edit

Ingrian Edit

Etymology 1 Edit

From Proto-Finnic *uuci. Cognates include Finnish uusi and Estonian uus.

Pronunciation Edit

Adjective Edit

uus

  1. new
    • 1936, N. A. Iljin and V. I. Junus, Bukvari iƶoroin șkouluja vart, Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 45:
      Nyt höö elläät uuvvees kois.
      Now they live in a new home.
    • 1936, L. G. Terehova, V. G. Erdeli, translated by Mihailov and P. I. Maksimov, Geografia: oppikirja iƶoroin alkușkoulun kolmatta klaassaa vart (ensimäine osa), Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-Pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 3:
      Paljo uutta ja interesnoita töö saatta tiitä maast, kus möö elämmä.
      You will get to know a lot of new and interesting things about the earth, where we live.
Declension Edit
Declension of uus (type 5/vesi, uut-uuvv gradation)
singular plural
nominative uus uuvvet
genitive uuvven uusiin, uusiloin
partitive uutta uusia, uusiloja
illative uutee uusii, uusiloihe
inessive uuvvees uusiis, uusilois
elative uuvvest uusist, uusiloist
allative uuvvelle uusille, uusiloille
adessive uuvveel uusiil, uusiloil
ablative uuvvelt uusilt, uusiloilt
translative uuvveks uusiks, uusiloiks
essive uutenna, uuteen uusinna, uusiloinna, uusiin, uusiloin
exessive1) uutent uusint, uusiloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.
Antonyms Edit
Derived terms Edit

Etymology 2 Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation Edit

Noun Edit

uus

  1. inessive singular of utu

References Edit

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 628

Lenakel Edit

Noun Edit

uus

  1. anchor

References Edit

Saterland Frisian Edit

Pronunciation Edit

Etymology 1 Edit

From Old Frisian ūs, from Proto-Germanic *uns.

Pronoun Edit

uus

  1. ourselves
See also Edit

Pronoun Edit

uus

  1. oblique of wie; us
See also Edit

Etymology 2 Edit

From Old Frisian ūser, from Proto-Germanic *unseraz. Cognates include West Frisian ús and German unser.

Determiner Edit

uus (predicative uzen)

  1. our
See also Edit

References Edit

  • Marron C. Fort (2015), “uus”, in Saterfriesisches Wörterbuch mit einer phonologischen und grammatischen Übersicht, Buske, →ISBN