lu

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

lu (uncountable)

  1. Archaic form of loo. (card game)

Verb[edit]

lu (third-person singular simple present lus, present participle luing, simple past and past participle lued)

  1. Archaic form of loo. (beat at card game)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Asturian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

lu, la f, lo n

  1. Third-person singular direct object; him, it

Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

lu

  1. pussy, vagina

Danish[edit]

Verb[edit]

lu

  1. Imperative of lue.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lu m (feminine lue, masculine plural lus, feminine plural lues)

  1. past participle of lire

Friulian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

lu (third person masculine direct object)

  1. him

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Ido[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

lu

  1. he, she, or it

Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

lu

  1. begins a quotation containing grammatically valid Lojban text

Usage notes[edit]

  • A quotation, started with lu, is ended with li'u.

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

lu

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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.

Novial[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

lu (plural lus, accusative lum)

  1. it

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Reduced form of Latin lupus

Noun[edit]

lu m (oblique plural lus, nominative singular lus, nominative plural lu)

  1. wolf

Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin illum, from ille.

Article[edit]

lu m sg (plural li)

  1. (definite article) the

See also[edit]

Sicilian articles
Masculine Feminine
indefinite singular un, nu na
definite singular lu, û la, â
definite plural li, î li, î

Tocharian A[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Proto-Indo-European *luhxeh₂, through a Proto-Tocharian root *luwā-. Compare Tocharian B luwo. May be distantly related to Old Church Slavonic lovъ ("chase"), cf. Serbian lõv ("chase; game animal"); cf. also Greek λέων (leōn).

Noun[edit]

lu

  1. animal

Zazaki[edit]

Noun[edit]

lu

  1. fox (Vulpes vulpes)