jus

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See also: JUs, Jus, ĵus, jūs, jus', and Juś

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French jus (juice). Doublet of juice and ukha.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) enPR: zho͞o(s), IPA(key): /ʒuː(s)/
  • (file)
  • (file)
  • (US) enPR: zhoo(s), IPA(key): /ʒu(s)/
  • Rhymes: -uː

Noun[edit]

jus (countable and uncountable, plural jus)

  1. (cooking) The juices given off as meat is cooked.
  2. (cooking) A lightly-reduced gravy or stock made from this.
Synonyms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adverb[edit]

jus (not comparable)

  1. (Internet slang, text messaging) Abbreviation of just.
    • 2022 April 3, @JAYVERSACE, Twitter[1], archived from the original on 3 November 2023:
      I JUS WON A GRAMMY
    • 2023 February 19, u/Bane_XX10, “Recommendations 😬”, in Reddit[2], r/future, archived from the original on 3 November 2023:
      Hey jus really quick wanna ask if anyone got some recommendations for some SoundCloud Playlists Pluto thug gunna 21 yktv lmao thanks in advance 😭
    • 2023 October 19, u/CacheMeOutside, “He was just sitting there”, in Reddit[3], r/MHNowGame, archived from the original on 3 November 2023:
      literally jus happened to me!
    • 2020 October 28, @heavenbrat, Twitter[4], archived from the original on 3 November 2023:
      u know that thing a person does when they tuck ur hair behind ur ear jus a few strands, or fix ur hair or move a piece out your eye or see a strand on your lips and -

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin deorsum through an intermediate Vulgar Latin root *iusum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

jus

  1. (obsolete) down, below

See also[edit]

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French jus.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒy/, (plural) /ʒys/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: jus
  • Rhymes: -y, (plural) -ys

Noun[edit]

jus m (plural jus, diminutive justje n)

  1. gravy
    Synonym: vleesnat

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jus m (plural jus, diminutive sjuutje n)

  1. (Netherlands, informal) Short for jus d'orange.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ jus; in J. de Vries & F. de Tollenaere, "Etymologisch Woordenboek", Uitgeverij Het Spectrum, Utrecht, 1986 (14de druk)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Middle French jus, from Old French jus, from Latin iūs (gravy, broth, sauce).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jus m (plural jus)

  1. juice
  2. (slang, Foreign Legion) coffee
  3. (slang) electricity, energy, power, juice
  4. (slang, dated) speech, address, presentation

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Haitian Creole: ji
  • Algerian Arabic: ⁧جي
  • Dutch: jus
  • English: jus
  • German: Jus, Schü
    • Danish: sky
    • Swedish: sky
  • Luxembourgish: Jus
  • Norwegian Bokmål: sjy
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: sjy
  • West Frisian: sjú

References[edit]

  1. ^ Etymology and history of “jus”, in Trésor de la langue française informatisé [Digitized Treasury of the French Language], 2012.
  2. ^ Walther von Wartburg (1928–2002), “jūs”, in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 5: J L, page 83

Further reading[edit]

Gallo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

jus

  1. manure

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

jūs

  1. Romanization of 𐌾𐌿𐍃

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Esperanto ĵus, French juste and English just.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

jus

  1. just

Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English juice, from Middle English jus, juis, from Old French jus, jous, from Latin jūs (broth, soup, sauce).

Noun[edit]

jus (first-person possessive jusku, second-person possessive jusmu, third-person possessive jusnya)

  1. juice,
    1. a liquid from a plant, especially fruit.
      Synonym: sari buah
    2. a beverage made of juice.

Etymology 2[edit]

From English deuce, from Middle English dewes (two), from Anglo-Norman, from Old French deus, from Latin duo.

Noun[edit]

jus (first-person possessive jusku, second-person possessive jusmu, third-person possessive jusnya)

  1. (sports, tennis) deuce: A tied game where either player can win by scoring two consecutive points.

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

jus (first-person possessive jusku, second-person possessive jusmu, third-person possessive jusnya)

  1. Alternative spelling of juz

Further reading[edit]

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jūs n (genitive jūris); third declension

  1. Alternative spelling of iūs

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (neuter, imparisyllabic non-i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative jūs jūra
Genitive jūris jūrum
Dative jūrī jūribus
Accusative jūs jūra
Ablative jūre jūribus
Vocative jūs jūra

References[edit]

  • jus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • jus”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronoun[edit]

jus

  1. second-person plural accusative of jūs

Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English juice.

Noun[edit]

jus (Jawi spellingجوس⁩, plural jus-jus, informal 1st possessive jusku, 2nd possessive jusmu, 3rd possessive jusnya)

  1. juice:
    1. a liquid from a plant, especially fruit.
    2. a beverage made of juice.
    3. a fluid produced by the digestive glands
      Synonym: getah (Indonesian)

Further reading[edit]

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French jus, from Latin jūs.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒiu̯s/, /d͡ʒui̯s/
  • Rhymes: -us

Noun[edit]

jus (uncountable)

  1. A natural liquid (usually inherent to something)
  2. juice (liquid of a plant or beverage from such)
  3. A herbal decoction or extract.
  4. A bodily fluid or secretion.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

Middle French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French jus (juice), from Latin iūs (gravy, broth, sauce, juice).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jus m (plural jus)

  1. juice
Descendants[edit]
  • French: jus
    • Haitian Creole: ji
    • Algerian Arabic: ⁧جي
    • Dutch: jus
    • English: jus
    • German: Jus, Schü
      • Danish: sky
      • Swedish: sky
    • Luxembourgish: Jus
    • Norwegian Bokmål: sjy
    • Norwegian Nynorsk: sjy
    • West Frisian: sjú
  • Norman: jus

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French jus (down), from Latin deorsum (downwards).

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

jus

  1. down, downwards

Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Related to Finnish jos.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈjus/

Conjunction[edit]

jus

  1. if, in the case that

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002–2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[5], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin jus, ius (broth), via English juice.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jus m (definite singular jusen, indefinite plural juser, definite plural jusene)

  1. juice
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin jus, ius (law).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jus m (definite singular jusen)

  1. (study of) law, jurisprudence

References[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin jus, ius (broth), via English juice.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jus m (definite singular jusen, indefinite plural jusar, definite plural jusane)

  1. juice
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin jus, ius (law).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jus m (definite singular jusen)

  1. (study of) law, jurisprudence

References[edit]

Pite Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Finnic (compare Finnish jos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

jus

  1. if

References[edit]

  • Joshua Wilbur (2014) A grammar of Pite Saami, Berlin: Language Science Press

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Rhymes: -us
  • Hyphenation: jus

Noun[edit]

jus m (plural juses)

  1. prerogative
    Synonym: prerrogativa
  2. law
    Synonym: direito

Derived terms[edit]

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English juice.

Noun[edit]

jus

  1. juice