хүү

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See also: хуу

Mongolian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *köw.

Noun[edit]

хүү (hüü) (Mongolian spelling ᠬᠥ᠋ᠦ (kö᠋ü))

  1. son
  2. boy
    Synonym: хөвүүн (hövüün)
  3. dear (a beloved person)
  4. grunt (infantry soldier)
  5. (chess) pawn
  6. interest (price of credit)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Chinese (, “warehouse”).

Noun[edit]

хүү (hüü) (Mongolian spelling ᠬᠦᠦ (küü))

  1. treasury, storehouse

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Mongolian · шатрын дүрс (šatryn dürs) (layout · text)
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ноён (nojon) бэрс (bers) тэрэг (tereg) тэмээ (temee) морь (morʹ) хүү (hüü)