How To Spell Shu?

Correct spelling: Shu

What does the abbreviation Shu mean?

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  1. What is done is done by the pressing hand of one Ming- shu who takes down his spoken word; of whom it is truly said that he has little resemblance to a man and still less to an angel." – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  2. Uncertainty sat upon the brow of both Shan Tien and Ming- shu – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  3. The pure ether of Shu hurls them back to the ground and now- oh look, listen- they are seeking the way to the wilderness." – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  4. Colonel Starbottle felt it, and in a moment of sublime preoccupation, without looking around, waved his cane behind him, warningly to all nature, and said, " Shu – Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  5. He used to call in Billy Fish from Bashkai, and Pikky Kergan from Shu and an old Chief we called Kafuzelum,- it was like enough to his real name,- and hold councils with 'em when there was any fighting to be done in small villages. – The Phantom 'Rickshaw and Other Ghost Stories by Rudyard Kipling
  6. Ultimately, if after many trials purity was not attained, then the wicked and incurable soul underwent a final sentence at the hands of Osiris, Judge of the Dead, and being condemned to annihilation, was destroyed upon the steps of heaven by Shu the Lord of Light. – Ancient Egypt by George Rawlinson Other: Arthur Gilman
  7. I don't wish to bind myself to a day or so, Miss Maxwell and gentlemen, he said, but I've had a good look at the damage, an' I feel pwitty shu aw I'll get up steam in one boil- aw within ten days or a fawt- night. – The Captain of the Kansas by Louis Tracy
  8. There was a long pause and Sam said, " Shu ah." – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard
  9. His soul is Shu his heart is Tefnut. – The Literature of the Ancient Egyptians by E. A. Wallis Budge
  10. For mammoth ivory was considered to be tusks of the giant rat tien- shu which is only found in the cold regions along the coast of the Polar Sea, avoids the light, and lives in dark holes in the interior of the earth. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold