bue

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See also: Bue, bué, bue', and

Asturian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *boem for Latin bovem, accusative singular of bōs.

Noun[edit]

bue m (plural bues)

  1. bull, ox

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse bogi, from Proto-Germanic *bugô, cognate with Swedish båge, English bow, German Bogen.

Noun[edit]

bue c (singular definite buen, plural indefinite buer)

  1. bow (weapon)
  2. (geometry) curve, arc
  3. (architecture') arch, vault
  4. tie, ligature, slur
  5. hoop
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Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Middle Low German būgen, from Proto-Germanic *būganą (to bend), *beuganą, cognate with English bow, Dutch buigen, German biegen. Swedish buga is also from Low German.

Verb[edit]

bue (imperative bu, infinitive at bue, present tense buer, past tense buede, perfect tense har buet)

  1. to curve
  2. to arch

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

bue

  1. feminine singular of the past participle of boire

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *boem, from Latin bovem, accusative of bōs (cow, bull, or ox). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʷṓws. Compare Spanish buey. Doublet of bove.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bue m (plural buoi)

  1. ox (bovine)
    Synonym: manzo

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Murui Huitoto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbu.(w)ɛ]
  • Hyphenation: bu‧e

Pronoun[edit]

¿bue?

  1. what?

References[edit]

  • Shirley Burtch, Diccionario Huitoto Murui (Tomo I) (Linguistica Peruana No. 20)‎[1] (in Spanish), Yarinacocha, Peru: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, 1983, page 38
  • Katarzyna Izabela Wojtylak, A grammar of Murui (Bue): a Witotoan language of Northwest Amazonia.[2], Townsville: James Cook University press (PhD thesis), 2017, page 140

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bogi via Danish bue, from Proto-Germanic *bugô.

Noun[edit]

bue m (definite singular buen, indefinite plural buer, definite plural buene)

  1. a bow (used in archery and music)
  2. (architecture) an arch
  3. (geometry) an arc

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