Au

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aurum.

Symbol[edit]

Au

  1. (chemistry) gold.

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Au

  1. A language spoken in Sandaun Province, Papua New Guinea.

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Anagrams[edit]


Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German au, awi, ou, from Proto-Germanic *awiz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ówis. Cognate with German Aue, Dutch ooi, English ewe, Icelandic ær.

Noun[edit]

Au f

  1. (Uri) ewe

References[edit]

  • “Au” in Abegg, Emil, (1911) Die Mundart von Urseren (Beiträge zur Schweizerdeutschen Grammatik. IV.) [The Dialect of Urseren], Frauenfeld, Switzerland: Huber & co., page 29.

Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Auch (Kölsch)
  • Ooch (Bönnsch, northern Moselle Franconian)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ouga.

Noun[edit]

Au n

  1. (southern Moselle Franconian) eye

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaʊ̯/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Au f (genitive Au, plural Auen)

  1. (chiefly southern Germany, Austria) Apocopic form of Aue

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Au ? (genitive Au)

  1. A municipality in Vorarlberg, Austria.
  2. A municipality in Saint Gallen, Switzerland.