sunu

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See also: sūnų and suņu

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Romanization[edit]

sunu

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌿𐌽𐌿

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sunuz, from Proto-Indo-European *suHnús. Germanic cognates include Old Frisian sunu, Old Saxon sunu, Dutch zoon, Old High German sunu (German Sohn), Old Norse sonr (Swedish son), Gothic 𐍃𐌿𐌽𐌿𐍃 (sunus). The Indo-European root is also the source of Sanskrit सूनु (sūnu), Lithuanian sūnus, Common Slavic *synъ (Old Church Slavonic сꙑнъ (synŭ), Russian сын (syn)); and more distantly of Greek υἱύς (huiús), Old Irish suth ‘birth, fruit’.

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Noun[edit]

sunu m (nominative plural suna)

  1. son, male child

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sunuz, whence also Old English and Old Saxon sunu, Old Norse sonr. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *suHnús.

Noun[edit]

sunu m

  1. son

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sunuz, whence also Old English and Old High German sunu, Old Norse sonr. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *suHnús.

Noun[edit]

sunu m

  1. son

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  • Low German: Söhn (in several dialects), Sän (in Low Prussian), Suone (in some dialects)

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sunu (definite accusative sunuyu, plural sunular)

  1. introduction to a writing
  2. offer
  3. supply

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