yoo

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See also: yo̱ó and yooʼ

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /juː/
  • (file)

Pronoun[edit]

yoo

  1. Eye dialect spelling of you.

Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

yoo

  1. I, me

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2015) L’afar: description grammaticale d’une langue couchitique (Djibouti, Erythrée et Ethiopie)[1], Paris: Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (doctoral thesis)

Isthmus Zapotec[edit]

Noun[edit]

yoo

  1. house

Pnar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Khasian *-jaːw. Cognate with Khasi ïohi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

yoo

  1. to see

Southeastern Tepehuan[edit]

Verb[edit]

yoo

  1. past tense of yootaꞌ

Teposcolula Mixtec[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mixtec *yòòʔ.

Noun[edit]

yoo

  1. moon

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Alvarado, Francisco de (1593) Vocabulario en lengua misteca (in Spanish), Mexico: En casa de Pedro Balli, page 140v

Western Apache[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Athabaskan *yu·ʔ.

Cognates: Navajo yooʼ, Chiricahua yoo, Lipan yoo, Plains Apache zhoo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

yoo (possessed form -yo’)

  1. bead, beads
    shiyo’my beads
    biyo’her/his/their beads

Usage notes[edit]

The form yoo is occurs in the San Carlos varieties; yoo’ occurs in White Mountain and Dilzhe’eh (Tonto).


Wolof[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

yoo (definite form yoo wi)

  1. mosquito

Yosondúa Mixtec[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mixtec *yòòʔ.

Noun[edit]

yoo

  1. moon
  2. month

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Beaty de Farris, Kathryn; et al. (2012) Diccionario básico del mixteco de Yosondúa, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 46)‎[2] (in Spanish), third edition, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 93