sau

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See also: Sau, SAU, sáu, sâu, său, s-au, sau-, and sa'u

Dibiyaso[edit]

Noun[edit]

sau

  1. man

References[edit]

  • transnewguinea.org, citing:
    • Daniel Shaw, The Bosavi language family (1986), Papers in New Guinea Linguistics 24 (45-76), Pacific linguistics A-70
    • G. Reesink Languages of the Aramia River Area (1976), Papers in New Guinea Linguistics No. 19
    • and Franklin and Voorhoeve (1973)
  • Bainapi wordlist, in Papers in New Guinea Linguistics (Department of Linguistics, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University), issue 24 (1990)

Fiji Hindi[edit]

Numeral[edit]

sau

  1. (cardinal) hundred

References[edit]

  • Fiji Hindi Dictionary
  • Moag, Rodney F. (1977) Fiji Hindi: A basic course and reference grammar, Canberra, Australia: Australian National University Press, ISBN 0708115748, page 55

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

sau

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌰𐌿

Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

sau m (genitive san, plural sawaye)

  1. foot
  2. footprint, trace
  3. time
  4. trip (travel)

Noun[edit]

sàu m

  1. times (multiplication)

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

sau

  1. Rōmaji transcription of さう

Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

sau

  1. (sumti tcita; first-place modal of sarcu) requiring ...

Rafsi[edit]

sau

  1. rafsi of slabu.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sauðr.

Noun[edit]

sau m (definite singular sauen, indefinite plural sauer, definite plural sauene)

  1. a sheep
  2. fool, moron, idiot
    Se på den sauen!
    Look at that idiot!

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sauðr.

Noun[edit]

sau m (definite singular sauen, indefinite plural sauer or sauar, definite plural sauene or sauane)

  1. a sheep
  2. fool, moron, idiot
    Sjå på den sauen!
    Look at that idiot!

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin seu, a corrupt form of sive, perhaps influenced by aut (cf. au).

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

sau

  1. or

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Samoan[edit]

Noun[edit]

sau

  1. fantail

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sau

  1. rear, hind, back
    hai chân sau của con chó
    a dog’s two hind legs
  2. next, subsequent
    Lần sau đi cửa trước.
    Next time, let’s use the front door.

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Adverb[edit]

sau

  1. later
  2. afterwards

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Preposition[edit]

sau

  1. behind
    Sau nhà có vườn.
    Behind the house is a garden.
  2. after

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Zhuang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tai *saːwᴬ (unmarried woman). Cognate with Thai สาว (sǎao), Lao ສາວ (sāo), ᦉᦱᧁ (ṡaaw).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Standard Zhuang) IPA(key): /θaːu˨˦/
  • Tone numbers: sau1
  • Hyphenation: sau

Noun[edit]

sau (old orthography sau, Sawndip forms , , 𡠻, , 𫰴)

  1. girl; young woman
  2. girlfriend

Adjective[edit]

sau (old orthography sau)

  1. beautiful; pretty; attractive