etu

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See also: ETU, etu-, and эту

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From esi- +‎ -u.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈetu/, [ˈe̞t̪u]
  • Rhymes: -etu
  • Syllabification: e‧tu

Noun[edit]

etu

  1. advantage
  2. benefit, interest

Declension[edit]

Inflection of etu (Kotus type 1/valo, t-d gradation)
nominative etu edut
genitive edun etujen
partitive etua etuja
illative etuun etuihin
singular plural
nominative etu edut
accusative nom. etu edut
gen. edun
genitive edun etujen
partitive etua etuja
inessive edussa eduissa
elative edusta eduista
illative etuun etuihin
adessive edulla eduilla
ablative edulta eduilta
allative edulle eduille
essive etuna etuina
translative eduksi eduiksi
instructive eduin
abessive edutta eduitta
comitative etuineen
Possessive forms of etu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person etuni etumme
2nd person etusi etunne
3rd person etunsa

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References[edit]

  • Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004) Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja [Modern Finnish etymological dictionary] (in Finnish), Juva: WSOY, →ISBN

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

etu f (definite singular eto, indefinite plural etur, definite plural etune)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 1917; superseded by ete

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Verb[edit]

etu

  1. third-person singular imperative active of eti (to come)

Swahili[edit]

Adjective[edit]

-etu (declinable)

  1. our (first-person plural possessive adjective)

Inflection[edit]

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Tetum[edit]

Noun[edit]

etu

  1. rice (either cooked or being cooked)

Umbundu[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

etu

  1. we (first-person plural pronoun)

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse eta (crib, manger.) Related to ita, åt, jäta, getu.

Noun[edit]

etu

  1. A manger.