imu

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

imu ‎(plural imus)

  1. The traditional Hawaiian oven.

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From imema(to suck) +‎ -u. Cognate to Finnish imu.

Noun[edit]

imu ‎(genitive elu, partitive elu)

  1. suction, sucking

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb imeä(to suck) +‎ -u.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈimu]
  • Hyphenation: i‧mu

Noun[edit]

imu

  1. suction
  2. undertow; also aaltojen imu (flow of water returning seaward from the waves breaking on the shore)
    Aaltojen imu voi viedä lapselta jalat alta ja aiheuttaa hukkumisen.
    The undertow may sweep a child off its feet and cause drowning.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of imu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative imu imut
genitive imun imujen
partitive imua imuja
illative imuun imuihin
singular plural
nominative imu imut
accusative nom. imu imut
gen. imun
genitive imun imujen
partitive imua imuja
inessive imussa imuissa
elative imusta imuista
illative imuun imuihin
adessive imulla imuilla
ablative imulta imuilta
allative imulle imuille
essive imuna imuina
translative imuksi imuiksi
instructive imuin
abessive imutta imuitta
comitative imuineen

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Hawaiian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

imu

  1. A traditional underground oven consisting mainly of a hole in the ground.

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hiz.

Pronoun[edit]

imu ‎(imu)

  1. him

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