menu

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See also: menú, menù, menü, and Menü

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French menu. Doublet of minute.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menu (plural menus)

  1. The details of the food to be served at a banquet; a bill of fare.
  2. A list of dishes offered in a restaurant.
  3. (computing, gaming) A list from which the user may select an operation to be performed, often done with a keyboard, mouse, or controller under a graphical user interface

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Tok Pisin: menyu
  • Cebuano: menu
  • Gulf Arabic: منيو(minyu)
  • Thai: เมนู (mee-nuu)

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

menu (plural menu's)

  1. menu

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English menu, from French menu. Doublet of minuto and menudo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: me‧nu

Noun[edit]

menu

  1. a bill of fare
  2. a menu; a list of dishes offered in a restaurant
  3. a computer menu

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:menu.


Chamicuro[edit]

Noun[edit]

menu

  1. tongue

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French menu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menu n, invariable

  1. menu

Derived terms[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French menu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menu c (singular definite menuen, plural indefinite menuer)

  1. menu (all senses)

Inflection[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French menu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /məˈny/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: me‧nu
  • Rhymes: -y

Noun[edit]

menu n (plural menu's, diminutive menuutje n)

  1. menu
    Synonyms: kaart, menukaart, spijskaart
  2. (computing) menu

Derived terms[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Finnish meno.

Noun[edit]

menu (genitive menu, partitive menu)

  1. success

Declension[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French menu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmenu/, [ˈme̞nu]
  • IPA(key): /ˈmenyː/, [ˈme̞nyː]
  • Rhymes: -enu
  • Syllabification: me‧nu

Noun[edit]

menu

  1. menu, bill of fare (details of the food to be served at a banquet)
  2. menu (printed list of dishes offered in a restaurant)
  3. (computing) menu (list from which the user may select an operation to be performed)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of menu (Kotus type 21/rosé, no gradation)
nominative menu menut
genitive menun menuiden
menuitten
partitive menuta menuita
illative menuhyn
menuhun
menuihin
singular plural
nominative menu menut
accusative nom. menu menut
gen. menun
genitive menun menuiden
menuitten
partitive menuta menuita
inessive menussa menuissa
elative menusta menuista
illative menuhyn
menuhun
menuihin
adessive menulla menuilla
ablative menulta menuilta
allative menulle menuille
essive menuna menuina
translative menuksi menuiksi
instructive menuin
abessive menutta menuitta
comitative menuineen
Possessive forms of menu (type rosé)
possessor singular plural
1st person menuni menumme
2nd person menusi menunne
3rd person menunsa
Inflection of menu (Kotus type 21/rosé, no gradation)
nominative menu menut
genitive menun menuiden
menuitten
partitive menutä menuitä
illative menuhyn
menuhun
menuihin
singular plural
nominative menu menut
accusative nom. menu menut
gen. menun
genitive menun menuiden
menuitten
partitive menutä menuitä
inessive menussä menuissä
elative menustä menuistä
illative menuhyn
menuhun
menuihin
adessive menullä menuillä
ablative menultä menuiltä
allative menulle menuille
essive menunä menuinä
translative menuksi menuiksi
instructive menuin
abessive menuttä menuittä
comitative menuineen
Possessive forms of menu (type rosé)
possessor singular plural
1st person menuni menumme
2nd person menusi menunne
3rd person menunsä
Inflection of menu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative menu menut
genitive menun menujen
partitive menua menuja
illative menuun menuihin
singular plural
nominative menu menut
accusative nom. menu menut
gen. menun
genitive menun menujen
partitive menua menuja
inessive menussa menuissa
elative menusta menuista
illative menuun menuihin
adessive menulla menuilla
ablative menulta menuilta
allative menulle menuille
essive menuna menuina
translative menuksi menuiksi
instructive menuin
abessive menutta menuitta
comitative menuineen
Possessive forms of menu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person menuni menumme
2nd person menusi menunne
3rd person menunsa

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French menu, from Old French menu, from Latin minūtus (minute, tiny). Doublet of minute.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

menu (feminine singular menue, masculine plural menus, feminine plural menues)

  1. slim, small, fine
  2. minor, trifling

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

menu m (plural menus)

  1. detailed list
  2. menu; a set meal on a menu
Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French menu. Doublet of minuto.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -u

Noun[edit]

menu m (invariable)

  1. menu

Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menù

  1. instrumental singular of menas

Verb[edit]

menù

  1. first-person singular present of miñti

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French menu.

Adjective[edit]

menu m (feminine singular menue, masculine plural menus, feminine plural menues)

  1. small

Antonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: menu (see there for further descendants)

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin minūtus.

Adjective[edit]

menu m (oblique and nominative feminine singular menue or menude)

  1. small
    • 12th Century, Unknown, Raoul de Cambrai:
      Trenche la coife de son hauberc menu
      He cut off the head of his small coat of armor

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle French: menu
    • French: menu (see there for further descendants)

References[edit]

  • Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (menu)

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French menu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menu n

  1. menu

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French menu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menu m (plural menus)

  1. menu (printed list of dishes offered in a restaurant)
  2. (computing) menu (list from which the user may select an option)

Synonyms[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menu

  1. accusative singular of mena

Noun[edit]

menu

  1. dative singular of meno

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

menu n (plural menu's, diminutive menuke)

  1. menu

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • menu”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011