уу

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See also: юу, ую, -уу, and yy

Dolgan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *sɨb (water). Compare Yakut уу (uu, water).

Noun[edit]

уу (uu)

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Н. М. Артемьев, 'Долганский язык' (2001)

Mongolian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Cyrillic post-vowel variant: юу
  • Traditional script for this variant: ᠣ᠋ᠣ (o᠋o)

Particle[edit]

уу (uu) (complying with vowel harmony)

  1. final interrogative particle that creates yes-no questions.

Yakut[edit]

Yakut Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sah

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *sɨb (water). Compare cognates Old Turkic 𐰽𐰆𐰉 (sub, water), Bashkir һыу (hïw, water), Kyrgyz суу (suu, water), Turkish su (water).

Noun[edit]

уу (uu)

  1. water
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Turkic (sleep). Compare cognates Old Turkic 𐰆 (u, sleep), Karakhanid [script needed] (ū, sleep).

Noun[edit]

уу (uu)

  1. sleep
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