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Breton

Noun

tu m.

  1. side

Catalan

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ca:Template:lang:la derivations]] tu.

Pronunciation

Pronoun

tu (second person singular)

  1. you (singular); thou

Inflection

nominative tu
oblique proclitic et, t'-
oblique enclitic te, -'t

See also


Croatian

Adverb

tu

  1. there

Ewe

Noun

tu (plural tuwo)

  1. gun

Verb

tu

  1. to build
  2. to close
  3. to crush
  4. to grind
  5. to meet
  6. to untie

French

Etymology

Old French tu, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:fr:Template:lang:la derivations]] tu.

Pronunciation

Pronoun

tu (second person singular possessive, adjective ton)

  1. you (singular); thou

Inflection

  • Nominative: tu
  • Emphatic: toi
  • Oblique: te

Related terms

Verb

tu

  1. Past participle of taire.

See also

  • vous (plural form and polite singular form)

German

Verb

tu [[Category:Template:lang:de verb forms|tu]]

  1. second-person singular imperative of tun

Interlingua

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ia:Template:lang:la derivations]] and common Romance tu.

Pronunciation

Pronoun

tu (second person singular)

  1. you (singular); thou

Inflection

subject tu
object te
reflexive te
possessive tu, tue

Italian

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:it:Template:lang:la derivations]] tu

Pronunciation

Pronoun

tu (second person singular)[[Category:Template:lang:it pronouns|tu]]

  1. you (singular); thou

Inflection

nominative tu
prepositional te
object, reflexive ti
possessive il tuo, la tua, i tuoi, le tue;
tuo, tua, tuoi, tue (see your for more information)

See also

  • Lei (polite singular form)
  • Loro (polite plural form)
  • voi (plural and polite singular form)

Kurdish

Pronoun

tu (second person singular)

  1. you (singular); thou

Inflection

See also


Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *túh₂. Cognates include Ancient Greek σύ (), Sanskrit त्वम् (tvám), Old English þū, Old Persian 𐎬𐎺𐎶 (tuvam).

Pronunciation

Pronoun

(second person singular, possessive adjective tuus)[[Category:Template:lang:la pronouns|tu]]

  1. you (singular); thou
    tuī pudet.
    I am ashamed of you.

Quotations

Inflection

See also

Derived terms


Latvian

Pronoun

tu (singular)

  1. (informal) you

Lingua Franca Nova

Pronoun

tu

  1. you
  2. your

Lithuanian

Pronunciation

Pronoun

tu (singular)

  1. (informal) you

Declension

Declension of tu Singular Dual (M/F) Plural
Nominative tu judu/judvi jūs
Genitive tavęs judviejų jūsų
Dative tau judviem jums
Accusative tave judu/judvi jus
Instrumental tavimi judviem jumis
Locative tavyje judviese jumyse

Lojban

Pronunciation

Particle

tu (cmavo)

  1. that over there; something distant from both speaker and listener

Related terms


Mandarin

Pinyin syllable

tu

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of four tones, , , , or .

Usage notes

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


Polish

Pronunciation

Adverb

tu [[Category:Template:lang:pl adverbs|tu]]

  1. here

Synonyms


Portuguese

Portuguese personal pronouns (edit)
Number Person Subject Accusative case
(direct object)
Dative case
(indirect object)
Singular First eu me mim
Second tu te ti
Third ele, ela lhe, o, a, se ele, ela, si
Plural First nós nos nós
Second vós vos vós
Third eles, elas lhes, os, as, se eles, elas, si

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /tu/, SAMPA: /tu/
  • Hyphenation: tu

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:pt:Template:lang:la derivations]] tu

Pronoun

tu (second person singular, possessive adjective of masculine teu, possessive adjective of feminine tua)

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) you (singular, informal)
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) you (singular, formal)

See also


Romani

Pronoun

tu (personal)

  1. you (singular)

Romanian

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ro:Template:lang:la derivations]] tu

Pronunciation

Pronoun

tu (second-person singular)[[Category:Template:lang:ro personal pronouns|tu]]

  1. you

Declension

Synonyms


Scottish Gaelic

Pronunciation

Pronoun

tu (second person singular)

  1. you (singular); thou; the second person, tu the person that is spoken to, or written to.

Slovene

Adverb

tu

  1. here (in, on, or at this place)


This Slovene entry was created from the translations listed at here. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see tu in the Slovene Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008


Spanish

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:es:Template:lang:la derivations]] tuus

Pronunciation

Pronoun

tu (second person singular possessive of singular, of plural tus)

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Apocopic form of tuyo. your

Usage notes

The forms tu and tus are only used before and within the noun phrase of the modified noun. In other positions, a form of tuyo is used instead:

Son tus libros. — “[They] are your books.”
Son los libros tuyos. — “[They] are your books.” (“...the books of yours.”)

Synonyms

  • (parts of Central and South America) vos

Related terms

  •  (you)

Swahili

Adverb

tu

  1. only

Swedish

Cardinal number

tu

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) two

Synonyms

See also


Tocharian A

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *túh₂. Cognate with Tocharian A tuwe.

Pronoun

tu

  1. you

Vietnamese

Pronunciation

Noun

tu

  1. Title of nobility

Verb

tu

  1. to meditate

Related terms

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