venu

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See also: věnu, vēnu, veṇu, and Venu

English[edit]

A venu is a side blown flute
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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit वेणु (veṇu, a bamboo, reed, cane; a flute, fife, pipe)

Noun[edit]

venu (plural venus)

  1. (music) One of the ancient transverse flutes of Indian classical music.

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

venu

  1. imperative of veni

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

venu m (feminine singular venue, masculine plural venus, feminine plural venues)

  1. past participle of venir

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

vēnū

  1. ablative singular of vēnus

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French venue.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

venu (plural venues)

  1. A fight or conflict; a meeting between hostile parties.
  2. (rare) The reaching of one's destination.
  3. (rare) A collection of imported goods.

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

venu

  1. past participle of venir