jus

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

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the French jus (juice).

Pronunciation[edit]

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 jus.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French jus.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒy/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: jus
  • Rhymes: -y

Noun[edit]

jus m (uncountable, diminutive justje n)

  1. gravy (plural with the -s- pronounced, diminutive justje)

Noun[edit]

jus m (plural jus, diminutive sjuutje n)

  1. (Netherlands, informal, may sound posh or pretentious) Short for jus d'orange. (plural with the -s- pronounced)

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](Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jus m (plural jus)

  1. juice
  2. (slang, Foreign Legion) coffee
  3. (slang) electricity, energy, power, juice

Descendants[edit]

  • English: jus

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ jus” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
  2. ^ von Wartburg, Walther (1928-2002), “jūs”, in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 50, page 83

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]

  • IPA(key): [ˈd͡ʒʊs]
  • Hyphenation: jus

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

  1. juice,
    1. a liquid from a plant, especially fruit.
    2. a beverage made of juice.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

  1. Nonstandard form of juz.

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jūs n (genitive jūris); third declension

  1. Alternative spelling of iūs (meaning right or law)

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 form of jūs.

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]

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[1], 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]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

jus m (plural juses)

  1. prerogative
    Synonym: prerrogativa

Derived terms[edit]


Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English juice.

Noun[edit]

jus

  1. juice