peu

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: pe'u

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a variant of Old Provençal pe, from Latin pēs, pedem, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pṓds. Compare Esperanto piedo, French pied, Ido pedo, Interlingua pede, Italian piede, Latin pes, Latvian pēda, Lithuanian pėdės, Portuguese , Sardinian pei, Spanish pie

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

peu m ‎(plural peus)

  1. (anatomy) foot

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French poi, from Latin paucus, from Proto-Italic *paukus, ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European *peh₂w-(few”, “little). Compare Catalan poc, Italian poco, Portuguese Portuguese pouco, Spanish Spanish poco.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

peu

  1. not very; little; not much
    Il est peu intelligent - He is not very bright.

Noun[edit]

peu m ‎(uncountable)

  1. few
    Peu de gens sont d’accord - Few people agree
  2. little
    un peu - a little
    Je te donne le peu d’argent que j’ai - I’ll give you the little money I have
    Je n’aime pas beaucoup ce café mais j’en ai bu un peu - I don’t like this coffee very much but I drank a little of it or I don’t like this coffee very much but I drank some of it

See also[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

External links[edit]


Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French peor, from Latin pavor, pavōrem(fear, fright).

Noun[edit]

peu f ‎(plural peus)

  1. fear

Derived terms[edit]