cria

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See also: CRIA and cría

English[edit]

A female llama with her cria

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish cría (kid; pup; cria).

Noun[edit]

cria (plural crias)

  1. A young South American camelid (llama, vicuna, guanaco or alpaca).

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From criar (to raise).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cria f (plural cries)

  1. upbringing, raising
  2. offspring
  3. young (baby animal)

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Further reading[edit]


Cornish[edit]

Verb[edit]

cria

  1. to cry, to call
  2. to call, to name

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

cria

  1. third-person singular past historic of crier

Anagrams[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

·crïa

  1. third-person singular present subjunctive conjunct of crenaid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
·crïa ·chrïa ·crïa
pronounced with /-ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -iɐ
  • Hyphenation: cri‧a

Etymology 1[edit]

From criar (to rear; to raise).

Noun[edit]

cria f (plural crias)

  1. young; offspring (a young animal, especially one that still depends on its mother)
  2. (familiar) kid; young'un (a person’s son or daughter)
  3. someone who is raised by a family but is not their biological child; a ward or an adoptee
  4. (agriculture) livestock (farm animals being raised)
    Synonym: criação

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

cria

  1. inflection of criar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

cria

  1. first/third-person singular imperfect indicative of crer

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɾja/, [ˈkɾja]

Verb[edit]

cria

  1. second-person singular voseo imperative of criar