tu etymology

Italian word tu comes from Proto-Mongolic *ci (You (personal pronoun).), Proto-Uralic *tinä (You, thou.)

Detailed word origin of tu

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ci Proto-Mongolic (xgn-pro) You (personal pronoun).
*tinä Proto-Uralic (urj-pro) You, thou.
чи Mongolian (mon) You (subject pronoun: the person being addressed) (informal).
тэт Northern Yukaghir (ykg)
*túh₂ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) You, thou (second-person singular pronoun).
*tū Proto-Italic (itc-pro) You (second-person singular).
tibi Latin (lat) To you.
tu Italian (ita) You (singular); thou.

Words with the same origin as tu

Descendants of *ci
te ti