amu

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Ama[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

amu

  1. nose

Amanab[edit]

Adverb[edit]

amu

  1. yesterday

Annobonese[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

amu

  1. I first-person singular pronoun

References[edit]

  • 1994, Jacques Arends, Pieter Muysken, Norval Smith (editors), Pidgins and Creoles: an introduction
  • 2005, John H. McWhorter, Defining Creole

Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin habeō (I have, hold). Compare Daco-Romanian avea, am.

Verb[edit]

amu (past participle avutã)

  1. I have.
  2. (auxiliary, with past participles to form perfect tense) I have...

Conjugation[edit]

past participle avutã
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
mine/mini tine/tini nãs, nãsã/nãsa noi voi nãsh, nãse/nãsi
present amu, am ai ari, are avemu, avem avetsi, avets au
imperfect aveam aveai avea, avia aveam aveatsi avea

Related terms[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

amu m (plural amos)

  1. owner, master
  2. boss

Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish hamo.

Noun[edit]

amu

  1. (fishing) hook (for fishing)

Campidanese Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian amo.

Noun[edit]

amu

  1. (fishing) hook (for fishing)

Esperanto[edit]

Verb[edit]

amu

  1. imperative of ami

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

amu

  1. rōmaji reading of あむ

Karekare[edit]

Noun[edit]

àmù

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Etymological Dictionary of Egyptian, volume 3: m- (2007, ISBN 9789004164123), page 201:
    [] we should carefully distinguish the following Ch. roots from AA *m-ˀ "water" [GT]:
    (1) Ch. *h-m "water" [GT]: WCh. *hama [Stl.]: AS *ham (Gmy. *hām) [GT 2004, 153] = *am [Stl. 1977] = *ham [Dlg.] = *ham [Stl. 1987]: [] Krkr. àmù [Schuh], []

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ad modo (cf. Dalmatian jamo ‘now’, Aromanian amo, acmo). Informal variant of acum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

amu

  1. now

Synonyms[edit]


Sicilian[edit]

Verb[edit]

amu

  1. first-person singular present active indicative of amari
  2. first-person singular present active subjunctive of amari