gripa

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse grípa (to grab), from Proto-Germanic *grīpaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreyb- (to grasp, grab).

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gripa (present tense grip, past tense greip, past participle gripe, passive infinitive gripast, present participle gripande, imperative grip)

  1. grab, grasp, grip
  2. seize (grab, capture)
  3. seize (take advantage of an opportunity).

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From French grippe.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /grîpa/
  • Hyphenation: gri‧pa

Noun[edit]

grȉpa f (Cyrillic spelling гри̏па)

  1. (Bosnia, Croatia, Montenegro) flu, influenza

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References[edit]

  • gripa” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Etymology 2[edit]

From Italian grippa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /grîpa/
  • Hyphenation: gri‧pa

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grȉpa f (Cyrillic spelling гри̏па)

  1. (regional, fishing) fishing net

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References[edit]

  • gripa” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:

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grípa f (genitive grípe, uncountable)

  1. flu, influenza

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Variant of gripe, from French grippe, from gripper (to seize), of Germanic origin.

Noun[edit]

gripa f (plural gripas)

  1. (Colombia, Mexico) The flu, influenza.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse grípa (to grab), from Proto-Germanic *grīpaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreyb- (to grasp, grab). Cognate with Norwegian gripe, Danish gribe, Icelandic grípa, English gripe, Dutch grijpen, German greifen.

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gripa

  1. to catch hold of
  2. to seize
  3. to detain, to arrest; to take into legal custody
  4. to touch deeply, to catch one's sympathies

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