mou

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See also: MOU, MoU, móu, mòu, mōu, mǒu, and mo'u

Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mou m (plural modos)

  1. way; manner
  2. result

Derived terms[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mou

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of moure
  2. second-person singular imperative form of moure

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mollis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mou (masculine singular before vowel mol, feminine singular molle, masculine plural mous, feminine plural molles)

  1. soft, pliable
  2. (informal) pansy, spineless
    Quelle bande de couilles molles!
    What a bunch of pansy (ass) wimps!

Noun[edit]

mou m (plural mous)

  1. lungs, lights (of a slaughtered animal)

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mou

  1. Nonstandard spelling of mōu.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of móu.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of mǒu.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of mòu.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Old Provençal[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mou

  1. third-person singular present indicative of mover

Zhuang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tai *ʰmuːᴬ (pig). Cognate with Lao ໝູ (), Shan မူ (muu1), Thai หมู (mǔu).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Standard Zhuang) IPA(key): /mou˨˦/
  • Tone numbers: mou1
  • Hyphenation: mou

Noun[edit]

mou (old orthography mou)

  1. pig