crider

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sutsilvan, Vallader) cridar

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin crīdāre (to cry out, publish, proclaim), of uncertain origin. Perhaps from Latin quirito (to shriek, wail) (--Diez), or from Frankish *krītan (to cry out, shout, proclaim) (--Littré), compare Middle Dutch crītan (to cry), Old High German krīzan (to cry out, groan, wail) (German kreissen (to wail, groan in labour)).

Verb[edit]

crider

  1. (Puter) to call