xu

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See also: Xu, , , , , xử, xứ, and ǃXũ

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

xu

  1. x unit

English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Vietnamese xu, from French sou. Doublet of sou.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

xu (plural xu or (rare) xus)

  1. A former unit of currency in Vietnam, equivalent to a hundredth of a dong.

Anagrams[edit]

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

xu

  1. Romanization of 𐍇𐌿

Gun[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Gbe *χʷú. Cognates include Fon , Saxwe Gbe xwyá, Adja , Ayizo xu

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

(Benin)

  1. to dry
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Gbe *-χʷú. Cognates include Fon , Saxwe Gbe oxú, Adja exu, Ewe eƒu

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(plural xú lɛ́) (Benin)

  1. bone

Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Gbe *-χʷu. Cognates include Fon , Saxwe Gbe axù, Saxwe Gbe ɛxù, Adja axu, Ewe ƒu

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(plural xù lɛ́) (Benin)

  1. sea, ocean

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

xu (xu5xu0, Zhuyin ˙ㄒㄩ)

  1. Hanyu Pinyin reading of

xu

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .
  2. Nonstandard spelling of .
  3. Nonstandard spelling of .
  4. Nonstandard spelling of .

Usage notes[edit]

  • Transcriptions of Mandarin into the Latin script often do not distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without indication of tone.

Phalura[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pashto [script needed] (xo).

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

xu (discourse, Perso-Arabic spellingخوۡ⁩)

  1. but
  2. however
  3. although

References[edit]

  • Liljegren, Henrik; Haider, Naseem (2011) Palula Vocabulary (FLI Language and Culture Series; 7)‎[1], Islamabad, Pakistan: Forum for Language Initiatives, →ISBN

Unami[edit]

Particle[edit]

xu

  1. future tense marker
    Làpi xu pè.
    He will come again.
    Alàpa xu nëmanitu sapan.
    Tomorrow I will make sapan.

References[edit]

  • Rementer, Jim; Pearson, Bruce L. (2005), “xu”, in Leneaux, Grant; Whritenour, Raymond, editors, The Lenape Talking Dictionary, The Lenape Language Preservation Project

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French sou.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

xu

  1. xu (1/100 of a dong); cent; penny

Derived terms[edit]

Derived terms