crua

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Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

crua

  1. feminine singular of cru

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish crúaid (hard, hardy, harsh; stern, strict), from Proto-Celtic *kroudis, from Proto-Indo-European *krewh₂-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

crua (comparative crua or cruacha)

  1. hard, firm
  2. difficult
  3. severe

Declension[edit]

  • Alternative comparative form: cruacha (Cois Fharraige)

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

crua f (genitive singular crua)

  1. hardness

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

crua m (genitive singular cruaite)

  1. Alternative form of cruachan (hardening)

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
crua chrua gcrua
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

crua

  1. Feminine singular of adjective cru.

Venetian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

crua f sg

  1. feminine singular of cruo