niu

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See also: niū, niú, niǔ, and niù

Campidanese Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nidus.

Noun[edit]

niu

  1. nest

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nidus.

Noun[edit]

niu m (plural nius)

  1. nest

Elfdalian[edit]

Elfdalian cardinal numbers
 <  8 9 10  > 
    Cardinal : niu

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse níu, from Proto-Germanic *newun. Cognate with Swedish nio.

Numeral[edit]

niu

  1. nine

Fijian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ñiuʀ.

Noun[edit]

niu

  1. coconut (fruit of coco palm)

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

niu

  1. Romanization of 𐌽𐌹𐌿

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *niu, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ñiuʀ.

Noun[edit]

niu

  1. coconut (fruit of coco palm)

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

niu

  1. Nonstandard spelling of niū.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of niú.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of niǔ.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of niù.

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.

Rapa Nui[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *niu, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ñiuʀ.

Noun[edit]

niu

  1. coconut (fruit of coco palm)

Rotuman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ñiuʀ.

Noun[edit]

niu

  1. coconut (fruit of coco palm)

Samoan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *niu, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ñiuʀ.

Noun[edit]

niu

  1. coconut (fruit of coco palm)



Tahitian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *niu, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ñiuʀ.

Noun[edit]

niu

  1. (archaic) coconut



Tongan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *niu, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ñiuʀ.

Noun[edit]

niu

  1. coconut (fruit of coco palm)