munu

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Apalaí[edit]

Noun[edit]

munu

  1. blood

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse munu, monu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

munu (first person singular present indicative mun, first person plural past subjunctive mundi or myndi)

  1. (auxiliary) will, shall

See also[edit]


Maquiritari[edit]

Noun[edit]

munu

  1. blood

References[edit]

  • Ed. Key, Mary Ritchie and Comrie, Bernard. The Intercontinental Dictionary Series, Carib (De'kwana).
  • Cáceres, Natalia. Grammaire Fonctionelle-Typologique du Ye'kwana.

Mwani[edit]

Noun[edit]

munu class 1 (plural wanu)

  1. person

Old Norse[edit]

Verb[edit]

munu

  1. (auxiliary) denoting futurity shall, will
    munu margir þess gjalda
    many will smart for it
  2. denoting what is probable or pretty certain
  3. (past tense) would, must
    kvað hann þá nú mundu dauða
    he said that now they must be dead

Conjugation[edit]

See also[edit]

  • muna (remember)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • munu in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

munu

  1. and (non-switching)
  2. plus

Usage notes[edit]

Munu is a non-switching conjunction. When it joins two clauses or sentences, it conveys that the subject of the first clause carries over into the second. In cases where each clause has a different subject, ka is used instead.

References[edit]

  • Paul A. Eckert (2007) Pitjantjatjara / Yankunytjatjara Picture Dictionary[1], IAD Press, →ISBN

San Pedro Amuzgos Amuzgo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish mono.

Noun[edit]

munu

  1. spider monkey

References[edit]

  • Stewart, Cloyd, et al. (2000) Diccionario amuzgo de San Pedro Amuzgos, Oaxaca, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C.