Lu

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Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

Lu

  1. (chemistry) lutetium.

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Clipping of Lucy, Lucille., and similar names.

Proper noun[edit]

Lu

  1. A diminutive of the female given name Lucy and related names.
    • 1950 C. S. Lewis, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, Fontana Lions (1980), →ISBN, page 27:
      "Why?" said Lucy in amazement, "haven't you all been wondering where I was?" "So you've been hiding, have you?" Peter said. "Poor old Lu, hiding and nobody noticed!

Etymology 2[edit]

From Chinese surnames

Proper noun[edit]

Lu (plural Lus)

  1. (countable) A surname, from Chinese​.
    1. A Chinese surname from ().
    2. A Chinese surname from ().
    3. A Chinese surname from ().
    4. A Chinese surname from ().
    5. A Chinese surname from ().
    6. A Chinese surname from ().
    7. A Chinese surname from 祿 ().
    8. A Chinese surname from ().
    9. A Chinese surname from 鹿 ().

Etymology 3[edit]

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From Mandarin () pronunciation of Chinese .

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lu

  1. 魯國鲁国 (Lǔguó); An ancient vassal state of China that existed approximately between 1042–249 BC.

Anagrams[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hakka ().

Proper noun[edit]

Lu

  1. A surname, from Hakka​.

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hokkien ().

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lu

  1. A surname, from Min Nan of Chinese origin.

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