ujo

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See also: -ujo and Ujo

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from -ujo (container for).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ujo (accusative singular ujon, plural ujoj, accusative plural ujojn)

  1. container for something, receptacle
  2. country inhabited mostly / established (originally) by some nation

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Cognate with Ingrian ujo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈujo/, [ˈujo̞]
  • Rhymes: -ujo
  • Syllabification(key): u‧jo

Adjective[edit]

ujo (comparative ujompi, superlative ujoin)

  1. shy, coy, timid

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ujo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative ujo ujot
genitive ujon ujojen
partitive ujoa ujoja
illative ujoon ujoihin
singular plural
nominative ujo ujot
accusative nom. ujo ujot
gen. ujon
genitive ujon ujojen
partitive ujoa ujoja
inessive ujossa ujoissa
elative ujosta ujoista
illative ujoon ujoihin
adessive ujolla ujoilla
ablative ujolta ujoilta
allative ujolle ujoille
essive ujona ujoina
translative ujoksi ujoiksi
instructive ujoin
abessive ujotta ujoitta
comitative ujoine
Possessive forms of ujo (type valo)
Rare. Only used with substantive adjectives.
possessor singular plural
1st person ujoni ujomme
2nd person ujosi ujonne
3rd person ujonsa

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ujь.

See also Bulgarian ву́йчо (vújčo), Serbo-Croatian у̏ја̄к/ȕjāk, Slovene ujac, Russian вуй (vuj) and уй (uj), Ukrainian вуй (vuj). Compare Latin avus.

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Noun[edit]

ujo m (genitive singular uja, nominative plural ujovia, genitive plural ujov, declension pattern of chlap)

  1. maternal uncle
  2. uncle

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Further reading[edit]

  • ujo in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk