jou

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch jou. Also related to English you.

Pronoun[edit]

jou ‎(subject jy)

  1. you (singular, object)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch jouw.

Determiner[edit]

jou

  1. your (singular)

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin jugum, iugum, from Proto-Italic *jugom, from Proto-Indo-European *yugóm.

Noun[edit]

jou m ‎(plural jous)

  1. yoke

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch jou, from Old Dutch *jū, a northern (Frisian?) variant of *iu, from Proto-Germanic *iwwiz, a West Germanic variant of *izwiz. Doublet of u.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

jou

  1. Second-person singular, objective: you.
    Ik zal dit wel even doen voor jou. — I'll do this for you.

Declension[edit]


Verb[edit]

jou

  1. first-person singular present indicative of jouen
  2. imperative of jouen

Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French jour ‎(day)

Noun[edit]

jou

  1. day

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *eo, from Latin ego, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

Pronoun[edit]

jou

  1. I

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun) jau
  • (Sursilvan) jeu
  • (Surmiran) ia
  • (Puter) eau
  • (Vallader) eu

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *eo, from Latin ego, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

Pronoun[edit]

jou

  1. (Sutsilvan) I

West Frisian[edit]

Verb[edit]

jou

  1. First-person singular present of jaan (to give)
  2. Imperative of jaan (to give)

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