See also: yo̱ó and yooʼ

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

yoo

  1. Eye dialect spelling of you.

Southeastern TepehuanEdit

VerbEdit

yoo

  1. past tense of yootaꞌ

Teposcolula MixtecEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mixtec *yòòʔ.

NounEdit

yoo

  1. moon

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Alvarado, Francisco de (1593) Vocabulario en lengua misteca (in Spanish), Mexico: En casa de Pedro Balli, page 140v

Western ApacheEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Athabaskan *yu·ʔ.

Cognates: Navajo yooʼ, Chiricahua yoo, Lipan yoo, Plains Apache zhoo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

yoo (possessed form -yo’)

  1. bead, beads
    shiyo’my beads
    biyo’her/his/their beads

Usage notesEdit

The form yoo is occurs in the San Carlos varieties; yoo’ occurs in White Mountain and Dilzhe’eh (Tonto).


WolofEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jɔː/
  • (file)

NounEdit

yoo (definite form yoo wi)

  1. mosquito

Yosondúa MixtecEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mixtec *yòòʔ.

NounEdit

yoo

  1. moon
  2. month

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Beaty de Farris, Kathryn; et al. (2012) Diccionario básico del mixteco de Yosondúa, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 46)‎[1] (in Spanish), third edition, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 93