чу

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Avar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Avaro-Andian *ʔičʷa, from Proto-Northeast Caucasian *Wci, borrowed from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háćwas, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁éḱwos.

Noun[edit]

чу (ču)

  1. horse

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Bulgarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

чу (ču)

  1. second-person singular aorist indicative of чу́я (čúja)
  2. third-person singular aorist indicative of чу́я (čúja)

Chechen[edit]

Adverb[edit]

чу (ču)

  1. in

Nanai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese .

Noun[edit]

чу (čuu)

  1. vinegar

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

чу (ču)

  1. listen!; be quiet! (interjection used to draw someone's attention to a sound or make someone listen to something)
    1840, Mikhail Lermontov, Valerik: "I'm Writing to You by Chance – Really":
    Чу ― да́льний вы́стрел!
    Ču ― dálʹnij výstrel!
    Listen – a distant gunshot!
  2. (as an introductory word) I can hear
    1812, Vasily Zhukovsky, Svetlana:
    Чу!.. в дали́ пусто́й греми́т // Колоко́льчик зво́нкий
    Ču!.. v dalí pustój gremít // Kolokólʹčik zvónkij
    Hark..! Something empty rattles in the distance // A resounding bell