setu

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Breton[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

setu

  1. here you are, here's ..., voilà (also French voici)

Finnish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Estonian setu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsetu/, [ˈs̠e̞t̪u]
  • Rhymes: -etu
  • Syllabification: se‧tu

Noun[edit]

setu

  1. Seto (person)
    Synonym: setukainen
  2. Seto (language or dialect)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of setu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative setu setut
genitive setun setujen
partitive setua setuja
illative setuun setuihin
singular plural
nominative setu setut
accusative nom. setu setut
gen. setun
genitive setun setujen
partitive setua setuja
inessive setussa setuissa
elative setusta setuista
illative setuun setuihin
adessive setulla setuilla
ablative setulta setuilta
allative setulle setuille
essive setuna setuina
translative setuksi setuiksi
instructive setuin
abessive setutta setuitta
comitative setuineen
Possessive forms of setu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person setuni setumme
2nd person setusi setunne
3rd person setunsa
Inflection of setu (Kotus type 1*F/valo, t-d gradation)
nominative setu sedut
genitive sedun setujen
partitive setua setuja
illative setuun setuihin
singular plural
nominative setu sedut
accusative nom. setu sedut
gen. sedun
genitive sedun setujen
partitive setua setuja
inessive sedussa seduissa
elative sedusta seduista
illative setuun setuihin
adessive sedulla seduilla
ablative sedulta seduilta
allative sedulle seduille
essive setuna setuina
translative seduksi seduiksi
instructive seduin
abessive sedutta seduitta
comitative setuineen
Possessive forms of setu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person setuni setumme
2nd person setusi setunne
3rd person setunsa

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

sètu f (definite singular sèto, indefinite plural sètur, definite plural sètune)

  1. (pre-1917) alternative form of sete f

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Sanskrit सेतु (setu).[1]

Noun[edit]

setu m[2]

  1. ridge, embankment, causeway
  2. bridge

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

setu

  1. third-person singular imperative active of seti (to sleep)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pali Text Society (1921-1925), “setu”, in Pali-English Dictionary‎, London: Chipstead
  2. ^ Childers, Robert Caesar, Dictionary of the Päli language, London: Trübner & Company, 1875, page 473.