ту

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Chuvash[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Related to Tatar тау (tau). Historically from тăв (tăv) (< тав (taw) < тау (tay)),[1] from Proto-Turkic *tāu, *tāɣ, *dāɣ (mountain), *dāg (mountain). More at dağ.

Noun[edit]

ту (tu)

  1. mountain

Etymology 2[edit]

Related to Tatar туу (tuu).

Verb[edit]

ту (tu)

  1. do

References[edit]


Moksha[edit]

Verb[edit]

ту (tu)

  1. connegative of тумс (tums)

Nivkh[edit]

Noun[edit]

ту (tu)

  1. lake

Ossetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *s)ptyēw- (to spit, vomit). Akin to Persian تف (tuf, spittle), Sanskrit ष्ठीवति (ṣṭhīvati, to spit), Armenian թուք (tʿukʿ, spit, spittle), Serbo-Croatian pljuvati (to spit), Ancient Greek πτύω (ptúō, to spit out), Latin spuō (to spit), English spew.

Noun[edit]

ту (tu)

  1. spit, spittle
    ту кæнын — to spit

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ту (tuf

  1. accusative singular of тот (tot)

Interjection[edit]

ту (tu)

  1. (onomatopoeia) The sound of a train horn

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *tu.

Adverb[edit]

ту̑ (Latin spelling )

  1. there, here, in the said place
    • 1788, Доситеј Обрадовић, Свиња и храст:
      Свиња долазаше често под један жировити храст, и ту се с жиром храњаше. Храст јој рече једном: „Колико се с мојим плодом питаш, а никада нећеш на ме да погледаш, ни да ми захвалиш!”
      A swine went often under an acorn oak, and there it munched acorn. The oak said at once to the swine: “As much as you feed yourself with my fruits, nonetheless you never look at me, nor thank me!”

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Tajik[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

Dari تو
Iranian Persian تو
Tajik ту (tu)

ту (tu)

  1. you, thou (informal, grammatically singular)

See also[edit]

  • шумо (šumo) (informal, grammatically plural)
  • Шумо (Šumo) (formal, polite and grammatically plural)

Tundra Nenets[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *tule.

Noun[edit]

ту ()

  1. fire

Yagnobi[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ту (tu)

  1. you, thou (informal, grammatically singular)