pw

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See also: pW, .pw, and PW

English[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

pw
  1. password
  2. (New Zealand) per week
    • Up to $247pw those staying with friends/family/marae [1]

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier pj.

Adjective[edit]

p w

 m sg proximal, later copular/vocative demonstrative adjective

  1. this [Old Egyptian]
  2. this is… [Middle Egyptian]
  3. O (vocative reference) [Middle Egyptian]

Usage notes[edit]

This demonstrative was originally an adjective but could later be used alone, like a pronoun. When used as an adjective it follows the noun it describes.

There is also an alternative form that cannot stand alone as a pronoun: pwy.

Inflection[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

p w

interrogative stressed (‘independent’) pronoun

  1. Alternative form of ptr

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