duru

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Fijian[edit]

Noun[edit]

duru

  1. knee

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *durz (door), from Proto-Indo-European *dhwer-, *dhur-. Cognate with Old Frisian dure, Old Saxon duru, Old High German turi. The Germanic word also existed with the stem *durą (see Old English dor). Indo-European cognates include Greek θυρα (thyra), Latin foris, Lithuanian dùrys, Old Church Slavonic двьрь (dvĭrĭ) (Russian дверь (dverʹ)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

duru f

  1. door

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *durz (door), from Proto-Indo-European *dhwer-, *dhur-. Cognate with Old Frisian dure, Old English duru, Old High German turi. The Germanic word also existed with the stem *durą (see Old Saxon dor). Indo-European cognates include Greek θυρα (thyra), Latin foris, Lithuanian dùrys, Old Church Slavonic двьрь (dvĭrĭ) (Russian дверь (dverʹ)).

Noun[edit]

duru f

  1. door

Declension[edit]


Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dūrus. Compare Italian duro

Adjective[edit]

duru

  1. hard

Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dūrus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdu.ɾu/
  • Hyphenation: dù‧ru

Adjective[edit]

duru m (f dura, m and f plural duri)

  1. hard
  2. tough

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