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EnglishEdit

 
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PronounEdit

uz

  1. (Geordie) me

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

 
uces

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Latin ulex. Compare Portuguese urze, Spanish urce.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

uz f (plural uces)

  1. (botany) heather (especially any of several shrub species in the genus Erica)
    • 1458, José-Luis Novo Cazón (ed.), El priorato santiaguista de Vilar de Donas en la Edad Media (1194-1500). A Coruña: Fundación Barrié, page 413:
      et abedes de leuantar enno dicto lugar huna casa enno dicto lugar, de pedra, cuberta de huzes et de culmo
      You should build there a house at that place, made of stone, covered with heather and thatch
    • 1986, Constantino García, Grilos e ralos, rans albariñas in Actas do Congresso internacional de estudos sobre Rosalia de Castro e o seu tempo, volume 3, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, page 78:
      Dado que existe toxo albar e que albar e mesmo albariña significa nalgunhas zonas de Galicia uz, carpaza, breixo, penso que cabería tamén a posibilidade de interpreta-las rans albariñas como rans dos breixos.
      Considering that there is toxo albar and that albar and even albariña mean, in some regions of Galicia, heather, rockrose, heaths, I think we could also interpret rans albariñas as rockrose frogs.

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ReferencesEdit

  • huzes” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • uzal” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • uz” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.



LatvianEdit

PrepositionEdit

uz (with accusative or genitive)

  1. on, onto
  2. to

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ūt, whence also Old Saxon, Old English, Old Frisian, Old Dutch ūt, Old Norse út, Gothic 𐌿𐍄 (ūt).

AdverbEdit

ūz

  1. out

PrepositionEdit

ūz

  1. out of

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: ūz

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin usus.

NounEdit

uz n (plural uzuri)

  1. use

DeclensionEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *vъz (Russian воз- (voz-), Polish wz-). Cognate with Lithuanian .

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

uz (Cyrillic spelling уз)

  1. (with accusative) up, upward
    ići uz stepeniceto go upstairs
    uz brdouphill
    uz r(ij)ekuupriver
    peti/penjati se uz konopacto climb a rope
  2. (with accusative) next to, beside, alongside, by
    uz cestunext to the road
    uza samu granicuon the very border
  3. (with accusative) with, while, along with (circumstances or conditions accompanying the action)
    uz sm(ij)eh/plačwith laughter/crying
    uz p(j)esmuwhile singing
    uz pićewith a drink, while having a drink
    p(j)evati uz klavirto sing while the piano is playing
  4. (with accusative) in spite of, despite (=pȍred)
    uza sve todespite all that

Usage notesEdit

The variant form uza is used before enclitics and consonants which would make it difficult to pronounce.

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • uz” in Hrvatski jezični portal

TurkishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Turkic [script needed] (uz, to make, to be able to), from Proto-Turkic *ūŕ (master, craftsman), possibly from Proto-Altaic *ū́ŕV (craftsman). is not a suffix here.

AdjectiveEdit

uz (comparative daha uz, superlative en uz)

  1. professional
  2. proficient
  3. skilled

NounEdit

uz (definite accusative ?, plural uzlar)

  1. adept
  2. authority
  3. craftsman
  4. expert
  5. master
  6. specialist

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