bu

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English[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

bu

  1. bushel, a unit of weight or dry measure

Anagrams[edit]


Acehnese[edit]

Noun[edit]

bu

  1. rice
  2. food in general
    Ka lheuh pajôh bu?
    Have you eaten yet?

Amanab[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bu

  1. water

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

bu

  1. this

Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bōs, bovem.

Noun[edit]

bu m (plural buč)

  1. ox

Danish[edit]

Verb[edit]

bu

  1. Imperative of bue.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bu m (feminine bue, masculine plural bus, feminine plural bues)

  1. past participle of boire
    J'ai bu deux verres de vin. - I have drunk two glasses of wine.
    As-tu bu? - Have you been drinking?

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Japanese

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -u

Noun[edit]

bu m (invariable)

  1. A unit of length equal to 1.818 metres ()
  2. A unit or area equal to 3.306 metres2 ()
  3. A tenth (decimal) ()

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

bu

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of

Jèrriais[edit]

Verb[edit]

bu

  1. past participle of baithe

Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

bu (rafsi bu'i, bus)

  1. used (either as a suffix or following another word) to form vowel, ".", ",", and non-Lojban letterals

Usage notes[edit]

  • The word to which this cmavo gets suffixed to becomes a compound cmavo of selma'o BY.

Derived terms[edit]


Lower Sorbian[edit]

Verb[edit]

bu

  1. second-person singular passive of byś
  2. third-person singular passive of byś

Malay[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bu

  1. mother

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

bu

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

Usage notes[edit]

  • 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.

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

bu m (oblique plural bus, nominative singular bus, nominative plural bu)

  1. chest; thorax

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Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

bu ?

  1. (Western dialect) dwelling.

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

bu

  1. An onomatopoeic interjection imitating the sound of crying, usually written with two or more 'u's.

Portuguese[edit]

Interjection[edit]

bu!

  1. boo (loud exclamation intended to scare someone)

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Verb[edit]

bu

  1. past tense of is

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Verb[edit]

bu

  1. (Kajkavian) third-person singular future form of biti.

Swedish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

bu

  1. boo; a loud exclamation intended to scare someone, usually a child.
  2. boo; an exclamation used to indicate derision or disapproval of what has just occurred.

Tarao[edit]

Noun[edit]

bu

  1. rice

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 2002, Chungkham Yashwanta Singh, Tarao Grammar

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic bu, from Proto-Turkic *bu(-n) (this).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

bu

  1. this
bu bir ev - this is a house
bunu sevmedim - I did not like this
bunlar benim kitaplarım - these are my books

Declension[edit]

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Uzbek[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

bu (Cyrillic spelling бу)

  1. this (demonstrative pronoun used to indicate a thing in the immediate vicinity of the speaker)
    Bu eshik.
    This is a door. / This door.

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): [bɨː]
  • (South Wales) IPA(key): [biː]

Verb[edit]

bu

  1. third-person singular past of bod

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
bu fu mu unchanged

Woi[edit]

Noun[edit]

bu

  1. knee