bue

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See also: bué and bu'e

Asturian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *boem for Latin bovem, accusative singular of bōs.

Noun[edit]

bue m (plural bues)

  1. bull, ox

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse bogi, from Proto-Germanic *bugô.

Noun[edit]

bue c (singular definite buen, plural indefinite buer)

  1. bow (weapon)
  2. curve, arc
  3. arch
  4. vault
  5. tie, ligature, slur
  6. hoop
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse buga.

Verb[edit]

bue (imperative bu, infinitive at bue, present tense buer, past tense buede, past participle har buet)

  1. curve
  2. arch

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

bue

  1. feminine past participle of boire

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *boem, from Latin bovem, accusative of bōs (cow, bull, or ox). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʷṓws. Compare Spanish buey.

Noun[edit]

bue m (plural buoi)

  1. ox (bovine)

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bogi, from Proto-Germanic *bugô.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bue m (definite singular buen, indefinite plural buer, definite plural buene)

  1. a bow (used in archery)
  2. an arch
  3. an arc (in geometry)

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