crus

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Latin crūs.

Noun[edit]

crus (plural crura)

  1. The lower leg.
  2. A leglike part; shank.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

crus

  1. plural form of cru

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

crus

  1. masculine plural form of cru

Verb[edit]

crus m pl

  1. masculine plural past participle of croire

Jèrriais[edit]

Verb[edit]

crus

  1. first-person singular preterite of craithe

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱrūs-ni, which is from a mix of two roots: *ḱrūs + *ḱlowni-; see also Lithuanian šlaunìs (hip, thigh), Sanskrit श्रोणि (śróṇi, buttocks, hips, loin), Old Armenian սրունք (srunkʿ, leg, shank).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

crūs n (genitive crūris); third declension

  1. a leg

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative crūs crūra
genitive crūris crūrum
dative crūrī crūribus
accusative crūs crūra
ablative crūre crūribus
vocative crūs crūra

References[edit]

  1. ^ Birgit Anette Olsen (1999), The Noun in Biblical Armenian, Berlin, New York: Mouton de Gruyter, ISBN 3-11-016483-3, page 79

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

crus m pl

  1. plural form of cru