zou

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See also: Zou, zhōu, zhǒu, zhòu, and

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Rhymes: -ɑu̯
  • IPA(key): /zɑu̯/

Verb[edit]

zou

  1. singular past indicative of zullen

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German zuo, from Old High German zuo, from Proto-Germanic *tō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

zou

  1. adverbial form of the preposition zu (in, at)
  2. closed, shut

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

zou

  1. Nonstandard spelling of zōu.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of zǒu.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of zòu.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.