kuu

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See also: kúu, ku'u, kuʻu, and Kuu

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *kuŋe. Cognates include Finnish kuu and Hungarian hold.

Noun[edit]

kuu (genitive kuu, partitive kuud)

  1. moon
  2. month

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *kuŋe. Cognates include Estonian kuu and Hungarian hold.

Noun[edit]

kuu

  1. moon, satellite (of a planet)
  2. month
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *kuje.

Noun[edit]

kuu

  1. (dialectal) animal fat, tallow, especially in reindeer
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References[edit]

Koivulehto, Jorma: Pinta ja rasva, Virittäjä 1986, 164-177.

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuu

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter Q/q.
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Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *kuŋe. Cognates include Finnish kuu and Hungarian hold.

Noun[edit]

kuu (genitive kuun, partitive kuuta)

  1. moon
  2. month

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kuu

  1. rōmaji reading of くう

Kalkatungu[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuu

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Australian Languages: Classification and the comparative method (2004, ISBN 9027295115)

Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *kuŋe. Cognates include Finnish kuu and Hungarian hold.

Noun[edit]

kuu

  1. moon

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Swahili[edit]

Adjective[edit]

-kuu (declinable)

  1. great; main; chief

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Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *kuŋe. Cognates include Finnish kuu and Hungarian hold.

Noun[edit]

kuu (genitive kuu, partitive kuut)

  1. moon
  2. month

Declension[edit]