pui

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pui

  1. Third person singular indicative present form of puida.
  2. Third person singular indicative past form of puida.
  3. Indicative present connegative form of puida.
  4. Second person singular imperative present form of puida.
  5. Second person singular imperative present connegative form of puida.

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin puteus.

Noun[edit]

pui m (oblique plural puis, nominative singular puis, nominative plural pui)

  1. well (structure from which water can be drawn)

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Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin pullus, probably through a Vulgar Latin root *pulleus, or alternatively formed from the plural of an original Romanian form *pul. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *polH- (animal young). Compare Spanish pollo.

Noun[edit]

pui m (plural pui)

  1. chicken
  2. chick
  3. cub, youngling, nestling, whelp, young of an animal, or less commonly of people
  4. darling, dear
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

pui

  1. second-person singular present tense form of pune.
  2. second-person singular subjunctive form of pune.

Sarasira[edit]

Noun[edit]

pui

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Susanne Holzknecht, The Markham languages of Papua New Guinea (1989), page 71