See also: , , , , , xứ, xử, and ǃXũ

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Vietnamese xu, from French sou. Doublet of sou.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

xu (plural xu or (rare) xus)

  1. A minor unit of currency in Vietnam, now little-used, forming a hundredth of a dong.

AnagramsEdit


GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

xu

  1. Romanization of 𐍇𐌿

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

xu (xu5 / xu0, Zhuyin ˙ㄒㄩ)

  1. Hanyu Pinyin reading of .

xu

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .
  2. Nonstandard spelling of .
  3. Nonstandard spelling of .
  4. Nonstandard spelling of .

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.

PhaluraEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pashto [script needed] (xo).

PronunciationEdit

ParticleEdit

xu (discourse, Perso-Arabic spelling خوۡ)

  1. but
  2. however
  3. although

ReferencesEdit

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[1], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN

UnamiEdit

ParticleEdit

xu

  1. future tense marker
    Làpi xu pè.
    He will come again.
    Alàpa xu nëmanitu sapan.
    Tomorrow I will make sapan.

ReferencesEdit

  • Rementer, Jim; Pearson, Bruce L. (2005), “xu”, in Leneaux, Grant; Whritenour, Raymond, editors, The Lenape Talking Dictionary, The Lenape Language Preservation Project

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French sou.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

xu

  1. xu (1/100 of a dong); cent; penny

Derived termsEdit

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