assu

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Alemannic German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ezzan, from Proto-Germanic *etaną. Cognate with German essen, Dutch eten, English eat, Swedish äta.

Verb[edit]

assu

  1. (Rimella, Campello Monti) to eat

References[edit]

  • “assu” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

assu

  1. comparative degree of asse: easier

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Irish: fusa
  • Scottish Gaelic: fasa, fusa

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
assu unchanged n-assu
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

assu

  1. third-person plural optative active of atthi (to be)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Pre-Sanskrit अश्रु (aśru)

Noun[edit]

assu n

  1. tear (clear, salty fluid from the eye)
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]