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ぬー【何】

 Ryukyu (Okinawa)

nuu

Definition

Expression

  1. What

Etymology

Cognate to Yonaguni ぬー nuu; Yaeyama のー noo; and Miyako なう nau. Likely derived from なん【何】 nan "what" via n-vocalization (cf. Irabu Miyako なう nau "what") and vowel coalescence.

Notes

Derived terms: ぬーんくぃー nuunkwii "anything and everything"; ぬーんち nuunchi "why, how come"; and ぬーがら nuugara "somewhat".

意味:なん・なに【何】、どう【如何】

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