soo

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See also: Soo, sôo, and so'o

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

soo (plural soos)

  1. (UK, dialect) sow

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Anagrams[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *soo (compare Finnish suo) but unknown beyond that. Possibly from Proto-Uralic *toxi (lake), the irregular development *t*s may have been motivated by avoidance of homonymy with the pronoun too.

Noun[edit]

soo (genitive soo, partitive sood)

  1. swamp
Declension[edit]

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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

soo

  1. genitive singular of sugu

Finnish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsoː/, [ˈs̠o̞ː]
  • Rhymes: -oː
  • Syllabification(key): soo

Interjection[edit]

soo

  1. (often repeated) tsk, tut-tut (expression of disapproval or holding back)
    Soo soo, ei vielä.
    Tut-tut, not yet.

Usage notes[edit]

Most often repeated twice.


Ingrian[edit]

Soo.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *soo. Cognates include Finnish suo and Estonian soo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

soo

  1. swamp
    • 1936, N. A. Iljin and V. I. Junus, Bukvari iƶoroin șkouluja vart, Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 47:
      Mis olliit soot ja metsät suuret,
      Where there were swamps and large forests,

Declension[edit]

Declension of soo (type 8/maa, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative soo soot
genitive soon soijen
partitive soota soita
illative sooho soihe
inessive soos sois
elative soost soist
allative soolle soille
adessive sool soil
ablative soolt soilt
translative sooks soiks
essive soonna, soon soinna, soin
exessive1) soont soint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.
Chernyavskij's declension of soo
singular plural
nominative soo soot
genitive soon soijjen
partitive soota soita
illative sooha soihe
inessive sooz soiz
elative soost soist
allative soolle soille
adessive sool soil
ablative soolt soilt
translative sooks soiks
essive soon soin
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)

References[edit]

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 66
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 542
  • Vitalij Chernyavskij (2005) Ižoran keel (Ittseopastaja)[2], page 163

Manx[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Verb[edit]

soo (verbal noun soo, past participle sooit)

  1. to soak, soak up, suck, extract
  2. to preserve
  3. to imbibe, tipple, sip
  4. to sap
  5. to jam
  6. to blot (as paper)
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

soo m (genitive singular [please provide], plural [please provide])

  1. verbal noun of soo
  2. blotting, absorption
  3. suction, sucking, soaking
  4. tippling
  5. exhaustion
  6. extraction

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Irish sub, from Old Irish suib (strawberry), from Proto-Celtic *subi.

Noun[edit]

soo m (genitive singular soo, plural sooghyn)

  1. berry
Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
soo hoo
after "yn", too
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Pnar[edit]

Pnar cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal : soo
    Ordinal : wa soo

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Khasian *saːw, an innovation of the Khasian branch. Cognate with Khasi saw.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

soo

  1. (cardinal number) four

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

soo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of soar

Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *soo.

Noun[edit]

soo (genitive soo, partitive soot)

  1. marsh

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

References[edit]

  • V. Hallap, E. Adler, S. Grünberg, M. Leppik (2012) Vadja keele sõnaraamat [A dictionary of the Votic language]‎[3], 2 edition, Tallinn