uz

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See also: UZ, .uz, , űz, and Uz

English[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

uz

  1. (Geordie) me

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Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

uces

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin ulex. Compare Portuguese urze, Spanish urce.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

uz f (plural uces)

  1. (botany) heather (especially any of several shrub species in the genus Erica)
    • 1986, Constantino García, Grilos e ralos, rans albariñas in Actas do Congresso internacional de estudos sobre Rosalia de Castro e o seu tempo, volume 3, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, page 78:
      Dado que existe toxo albar e que albar e mesmo albariña significa nalgunhas zonas de Galicia uz, carpaza, breixo, penso que cabería tamén a posibilidade de interpreta-las rans albariñas como rans dos breixos.
      Considering that there is toxo albar and that albar and even albariña mean, in some regions of Galicia, heather, rockrose, heaths, I think we could also interpret rans albariñas as rockrose frogs.

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References[edit]

  • uzal” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • uz” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • uz” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/TILG/>
  • uz” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega. <http://ilg.usc.es/Tesouro>



Latvian[edit]

Preposition[edit]

uz (with accusative or genitive)

  1. on, onto
  2. to

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ūt, whence also Old Saxon, Old English, Old Frisian, Old Dutch ūt, Old Norse út, Gothic 𐌿𐍄 (ūt).

Adverb[edit]

ūz

  1. out

Preposition[edit]

ūz

  1. out of

Descendants[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin usus.

Noun[edit]

uz n (plural uzuri)

  1. use

Declension[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vъz (Russian воз- (voz-), Polish wz-). Cognate with Lithuanian .

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

uz (Cyrillic spelling уз)

  1. (with accusative) up, upward
    ići uz stepeniceto go upstairs
    uz brdouphill
    uz r(ij)ekuupriver
    peti/penjati se uz konopacto climb a rope
  2. (with accusative) next to, beside, by
    uz cestunext to the road
    uza samu granicuon the very border
  3. (with accusative) with, along with (circumstances or conditions accompanying the action)
    uz sm(ij)eh/plačwhile laughing/crying
    uz p(j)esmuwhile singing
    uz pićewhile drinking, while having a drink
    p(j)evati uz klavirto sing while the piano is playing
  4. (with accusative) in spite of, despite (=pȍred)
    uza sve todespite all that

Usage notes[edit]

The variant form uza is used before enclitics and consonants which would make it difficult to pronounce.

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References[edit]

  • uz” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Turkish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic [script needed] (uz, to make, to be able to), from Proto-Turkic *ūŕ (master, craftsman), possibly from Proto-Altaic *ū́ŕV (craftsman). is not a suffix here.

Adjective[edit]

uz (comparative daha uz, superlative en uz)

  1. professional
  2. proficient
  3. skilled

Noun[edit]

uz (definite accusative ?, plural uzlar)

  1. adept
  2. authority
  3. craftsman
  4. expert
  5. master
  6. specialist

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