acu

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See also: ACU and ac'u

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish occo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

acu (emphatic acusan)

  1. third-person plural of ag
    Tá madra acu.They have a dog. (literally, “A dog is at them.”)

References[edit]

  1. ^ M. L. Sjoestedt-Jonval, 1938, Description d’un parler irlandais de Kerry, Paris: Librairie Ancienne Honoré Champion, p. 94.
  2. ^ Finck, F. N. (1899), Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. I, p. 194.
  3. ^ Tomás de Bhaldraithe, 1977, Gaeilge Chois Fhairrge: An Deilbhíocht, 2nd edition, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, section 298.

Further reading[edit]

  • "acu" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “acu” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “acu” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

acū

  1. ablative singular of acus

References[edit]

  • acu in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

acu f

  1. genitive plural form of acs

Manggarai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *asu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *asu, from Proto-Austronesian *(w)asu.

Noun[edit]

acu

  1. dog (animal)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin eccum-(modo). Informal variant of acum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

acu

  1. now; at present
    Synonyms: acum, acuma, amu

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *ăčaj.

Noun[edit]

acu (definite accusative acuyu, plural acular)

  1. (dialectal) uncle

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative acu
Definite accusative acuyu
Singular Plural
Nominative acu acular
Definite accusative acuyu acuları
Dative acuya aculara
Locative acuda acularda
Ablative acudan aculardan
Genitive acunun acuların