fu

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From fuck + you.

Interjection[edit]

fu

  1. (Internet slang) Initialism of fuck you.

Etymology 2[edit]

  • Abbreviation

Noun[edit]

fu (plural fus)

  1. flux unit

Etymology 3[edit]

From Mandarin ().

Noun[edit]

fu (plural fu)

  1. A Chinese literary form developed during the times of the Han dynasty that combines prose and poetry, sometimes called rhymed prose.
Translations[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Variant of -fu.

Noun[edit]

fu (uncountable)

  1. (slang) Expertise, mastery
    UNIX fu

References[edit]

  • fu at OneLook Dictionary Search

Ama[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fu

  1. pig

References[edit]

  • Årsjö, Britten. Words in Ama. 1999.

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfu/*, /ˈfu/
  • Rhymes: -u
  • Hyphenation:

Verb[edit]

fu

  1. third-person singular past historic of essere

Adjective[edit]

fu (invariable)

  1. deceased, late
    Synonym: defunto

References[edit]

fu in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

fu

  1. Rōmaji transcription of
  2. Rōmaji transcription of

Lashi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Classifier[edit]

fu

  1. classifier for thin and flat objects, like a leaf

References[edit]

  • Hkaw Luk (2017) A grammatical sketch of Lacid[1], Chiang Mai: Payap University (master thesis)

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

  1. foh! fie! (expressing aversion)

Usage notes[edit]

Can take the dative

Related terms[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

fu

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .
  2. Nonstandard spelling of .
  3. Nonstandard spelling of .
  4. Nonstandard spelling of .

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Nalik[edit]

Particle[edit]

fu

  1. plural marker on some words

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • mun (usual plural marker)

Further reading[edit]

  • Craig Alan Volker, The Nalik Language of New Ireland, Papua New Guinea (1998), page 90

North Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian , which derives from Proto-Germanic *fanhaną. Cognates include West Frisian fange and Mooring North Frisian füünj.

Verb[edit]

fu

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) to get, obtain, receive

Conjugation[edit]



Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fuð (only attested in compounds).

Noun[edit]

fu f (definite singular fua, indefinite plural fuer, definite plural fuene)

  1. (anatomy, colloquial) ass

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin focus.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

fu m (oblique plural fus, nominative singular fus, nominative plural fu)

  1. fire

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle French: feu

Old Irish[edit]

Preposition[edit]

fu

  1. Alternative form of fo

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

fu

  1. (informal) third-person singular simple perfect indicative of fi

Synonyms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

fu

  1. An indication of disgust
  2. the hissing of a cat

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Sranan Tongo[edit]

Preposition[edit]

fu

  1. of, belonging to
  2. from
  3. about
  4. for

Particle[edit]

fu

  1. used for marking the following verb as an infinitive to
    • ca. 1765, Pieter van Dyk, Nieuwe en nooit bevoorens geziene Onderwyzinge in het Bastert, of Neeger Engels, zoo als het zelve in de Hollandsze Colonien gebruikt word [New and unprecedented instruction in Bastard or Negro English, as it is used in the Dutch colonies]‎[2], page 107:
      Baſſia hoe fafi maſtra gi permiſſi fo pree.
      Basya, how are you? Did master give permission to play?
  2. in order to

Swahili[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

-fu (declinable)

  1. dead

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Vilamovian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

fu

  1. from

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

fu

  1. Soft mutation of bu.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
bu fu mu unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

West Makian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fu

  1. (informal) feces
    Synonym: jarangahe (polite)

References[edit]

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[3], Pacific linguistics

Yoruba[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

fu

  1. to suspect, to have a second thought on a person, to be vigilant
    ará fu mí pe àṣírí ti túI suspect that the secret is out

Derived terms[edit]

  • fura (to suspect)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Always occurs in construction with ara