kuori

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Finnish[edit]

(index ku)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *koori, from Proto-Uralic *kore. Cognate with Estonian koor, Livonian kūoŕ, Veps kor', Erzya карь (karʹ, bast shoe). Possibly ultimately deriving from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- as a loan at some stage (compare Proto-Slavic *kora).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kuo‧ri
  • Rhymes: -uori
  • IPA(key): [ˈkuɔri]

Noun[edit]

kuori

  1. shale
  2. skin (of an onion, potato, sausage, cooked milk etc.)
  3. peel (of a fruit)
  4. shell (of an egg, snail, nut etc.)
  5. test (of a marine invertebrate, e.g. sea urchin)
  6. husk, cod (of a seed, corn ear etc.)
  7. pod, cod (of pea etc.)
  8. bark (of a tree)
  9. crust (of the Earth; of bread)
  10. envelope
  11. case, casing, cover (of a lock or some-such)
  12. (mental) shell
  13. (anatomy) cortex
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kuo‧ri
  • Rhymes: -uori
  • IPA(key): [ˈkuɔri]

Noun[edit]

kuori

  1. Apse, chancel.
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Etymology 3[edit]

Inflected form of kuoria

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kuo‧ri
  • Rhymes: -uori
  • IPA(key): [ˈkuɔri]

Verb[edit]

kuori

  1. Third-person singular indicative past form of kuoria.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kuo‧ri
  • Rhymes: -uori
  • IPA(key): [ˈkuɔri(ʔ)]

Verb[edit]

kuori

  1. Indicative present connegative form of kuoria.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of kuoria.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of kuoria.

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