crom

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Catalan[edit]

Chemical element
Cr Previous: vanadi (V)
Next: manganès (Mn)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek χρῶμα (khrôma, color), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreu (to grind, rub).

Noun[edit]

crom m (uncountable)

  1. chromium

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *krumb, from Proto-Germanic *krumbaz.

Adjective[edit]

crom

  1. bent, not straight
  2. wrong (morally)

Inflection[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

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Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • crombe (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • crom (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Romanian[edit]

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Chemical element
Cr Previous: vanadiu (V)
Next: mangan (Mn)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French chrome, from Ancient Greek χρῶμα (khrôma, color), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreu (to grind, rub).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

crom n (uncountable)

  1. chromium (chemical element)

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cromm (bent, stooped). The verb is from Old Irish crommaid (to bend down, stoop), from the adjective.

Adjective[edit]

crom (comparative cruime)

  1. bent, curved, crooked, round

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

crom (past chrom, future cromaidh, verbal noun cromadh, past participle cromte)

  1. bend, curve
  2. bow, stoop
  3. crouch
  4. nod

Synonyms[edit]

  • (bend or bow): lùb

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
crom chrom
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.