kiri

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Finnish kirje

Noun[edit]

kiri (??? please provide the genitive and partitive!)

  1. letter (message)

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Finnish[edit]

(index ki)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -iri
  • Hyphenation: ki‧ri
  • IPA(key): [ˈkiri]

Noun[edit]

kiri

  1. spurt (sudden but not prolonged action, especially a brief increase in speed of an ongoing action)
    Hän aloitti kirinsä liian aikaisin ja väsähti sata metriä ennen maaliviivaa.
    He started his spurt too early and ran out of steam one hundred meters before the finish line.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

kiri

  1. Third-person singular indicative past form of kiriä.
  2. Indicative present connegative form of kiriä.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present form of kiriä.
  4. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of kiriä.

Anagrams[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *(kA-)iri (compare Malay kiri), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ka-)wiʀi (compare Makasar kairi), from Proto-Austronesian *(ka-)wiʀi.

Adjective[edit]

kiri

  1. left (the west side of the body when one is facing north)

Antonyms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kiri

  1. rōmaji reading of きり
  2. rōmaji reading of キリ

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *(kA-)iri (compare Indonesian kiri), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ka-)wiʀi (compare Makasar kairi), from Proto-Austronesian *ka-wiʀi, *wiʀi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kiri

  1. left (the west side of the body when one is facing north)

Antonyms[edit]


Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic

Verb[edit]

kiri

  1. hire

Maori[edit]

Noun[edit]

kiri

  1. skin

Rapa Nui[edit]

Noun[edit]

kiri

  1. skin
  2. bark of a tree

Derived terms[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

kiri

  1. to accept (to receive with consent)


This Swahili entry was created from the translations listed at accept. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see kiri in the Swahili Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) July 2009