beu

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See also: bèu and beü

Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bibō. Compare Romanian bea, beau.

Verb[edit]

beu (third-person present singular indicative bia, past participle biute)

  1. I drink

Related terms[edit]


Bourguignon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bos.

Noun[edit]

beu m (plural beus)

  1. beef

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

beu

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of beure
  2. second-person singular imperative form of beure

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bøː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: beu
  • Rhymes: -øː

Adjective[edit]

beu

  1. fed up, having had enough

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

beu

  1. (obsolete, of eating or drinking) to satiety

Esperanto[edit]

Verb[edit]

beu

  1. jussive of bei

French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of beuhère, verlan form of herbe (grass).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

beu f (plural beus)

  1. (verlan) marijuana, weed
    • 2005, Frédéric Beigbeder, L'égoïste romantique[1], →ISBN:
      Quand il fume de la beu, Ludo devient un sage homme. Chaque fois que je lui pose une question essentielle, il se met à préparer un joint.
      When he smokes pot, Ludo becomes a wise man. Each time I ask him an existential question, he begins preparing a joint.
    • 2009, Richard Price, Souvenez-vous de moi[2], →ISBN:
      Quand le chauffeur, un Blanc costaud aux cheveux en brosse, une boîte KFC sur les cuisses, fit descendre sa vitre, l'odeur de la beu sortit en volutes comme la vapeur d'un sauna. Lugo recula d'un pas en agitant l'air de la main.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

beu

  1. Alternative form of beau

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • beü (diaereses not universally used in transcriptions of Old French)

Verb[edit]

beu

  1. past participle of boivre

Old Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

beu

  1. Alternative spelling of béo

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
beu beu
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mbeu
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.