puu

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See also: pu'u and püü

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *puu, from Proto-Uralic *puwe. Cognates include Finnish puu, Karelian puu, and Hungarian fa.

Noun[edit]

puu (genitive puu, partitive puud)

  1. tree
  2. wood (material)

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *puu, from Proto-Uralic *puwe. Cognates include Estonian puu, Karelian puu and Hungarian fa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpuː/, [ˈpuː]
  • Rhymes: -uː
  • Syllabification: puu

Noun[edit]

puu

  1. tree
    kasvava puu "growing tree"
  2. wood (material)
    puu materiaalina "wood as a material"
  3. When used as modifier in a compound term (puu-), often translated with the adjective wooden.
  4. (graph theory, computing theory) tree (data structure, connected acyclic graph)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of puu (Kotus type 18/maa, no gradation)
nominative puu puut
genitive puun puiden
puitten
partitive puuta puita
illative puuhun puihin
singular plural
nominative puu puut
accusative nom. puu puut
gen. puun
genitive puun puiden
puitten
partitive puuta puita
inessive puussa puissa
elative puusta puista
illative puuhun puihin
adessive puulla puilla
ablative puulta puilta
allative puulle puille
essive puuna puina
translative puuksi puiksi
instructive puin
abessive puutta puitta
comitative puineen
Possessive forms of puu (type maa)
possessor singular plural
1st person puuni puumme
2nd person puusi puunne
3rd person puunsa

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Highland Popoluca[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

puu

  1. abdomen, stomach

References[edit]

  • Elson, Benjamin F.; Gutiérrez G., Donaciano (1999) Diccionario popoluca de la Sierra, Veracruz (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 41)‎[1] (in Spanish), Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., →ISBN, page 99

Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *puu.

Noun[edit]

puu

  1. tree

Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *puu, from Proto-Uralic *puwe. Cognates include Finnish puu, Estonian puu, and Hungarian fa.

Noun[edit]

puu (genitive puun, partitive puudu)

  1. tree

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Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *puu, from Proto-Uralic *puwe.

Noun[edit]

puu (genitive puu, partitive [please provide])

  1. tree

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

References[edit]

  • "puu" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat

Võro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *puu, from Proto-Uralic *puwe.

Noun[edit]

puu (genitive puu, partitive puud)

  1. tree

Inflection[edit]