lou

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See also: lōu, lóu, lǒu, and lòu

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

lou (Zhuyin ㄌㄡ˙)

  1. Pinyin reading of ,

Romanization[edit]

lou

  1. Nonstandard spelling of lōu.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of lóu.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of lǒu.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of lòu.

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]

Etymology[edit]

Latin lupus

Noun[edit]

lou m (oblique plural lous, nominative singular lous, nominative plural lou)

  1. Alternative form of leu

Descendants[edit]