ceri

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See also: c'eri, çeri, Ceri, and Çeri

Catalan[edit]

Chemical element
Ce
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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ceri m (uncountable)

  1. cerium

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin cēreus.

Adjective[edit]

ceri (feminine cèria, masculine plural ceris, feminine plural cèries)

  1. waxen
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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English cherry, from Middle English chery, cherie, chirie, from Anglo-Norman cherise (mistaken as a plural) and Old English ċiris, ċirse (cherry), both ultimately from Vulgar Latin ceresia, from Late Latin ceresium, cerasium, from Ancient Greek κεράσιον (kerásion, cherry fruit), from κερασός (kerasós, bird cherry), and ultimately possibly of Anatolian origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡ʃɛri]
  • Hyphenation: cè‧ri

Noun[edit]

ceri (first-person possessive ceriku, second-person possessive cerimu, third-person possessive cerinya)

  1. cherry:
    1. a small fruit, usually red, black or yellow, with a smooth hard seed and a short hard stem.
    2. Prunus subg. Cerasus, trees or shrubs that bear cherries.
    3. The wood of a cherry tree.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ceri m

  1. plural of cero

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Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ceri

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of cerēt
  2. 2nd person singular imperative form of cerēt

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ceri

  1. second-person singular present indicative of cere
  2. second-person singular present subjunctive of cere

Noun[edit]

ceri f

  1. indefinite genitive/dative singular of ceară

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Related to Old Irish cáer (berry).

Noun[edit]

ceri f pl (singulative cerïen)

  1. service trees
  2. berries of the dog rose, wild rosehips
  3. medlar trees

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

ceri

  1. (literary) second-person singular present indicative/future of caru

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ceri geri ngheri cheri
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “ceri”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies