munu

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Apalaí[edit]

Noun[edit]

munu

  1. blood

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse munu, monu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

munu (first person singular present indicative mun, first person plural past subjunctive mundi or myndi)

  1. (auxiliary) will, shall

See also[edit]


Maquiritari[edit]

Noun[edit]

munu

  1. blood

References[edit]

  • Ed. Key, Mary Ritchie and Comrie, Bernard. The Intercontinental Dictionary Series, Carib (De'kwana).
  • Cáceres, Natalia. Grammaire Fonctionelle-Typologique du Ye'kwana.

Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

munu

  1. and (non-switching)
  2. plus

Usage notes[edit]

Munu is a non-switching conjunction. When it joins two clauses or sentences, it conveys that the subject of the first clause carries over into the second. In cases where each clause has a different subject, ka is used instead.

References[edit]

  • Pitjantjatjara / Yankunytjatjara Picture Dictionary, Paul Eckert et al, 2007.