eri

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See also: Eri, Eri., ERI, éri, èri, ĕri, ẹri, 'eri, eri-, -eri, -eri-, and -ëri

Basque[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

eri (comparative eriago, superlative erien, excessive eriegi)

  1. sick, ill
    Ainhoak bere neskalagun eria zaintzen du.
    Ainhoa is taking care of her sick girlfriend.
Declension[edit]
Declension of eri (adjective, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive eri eria eriak
ergative erik eriak eriek
dative eriri eriari eriei
genitive eriren eriaren erien
comitative erirekin eriarekin eriekin
causative erirengatik eriarengatik eriengatik
benefactive erirentzat eriarentzat erientzat
instrumental eriz eriaz eriez
inessive anim. erirengan eriarengan eriengan
inanim. eritan erian erietan
locative anim.
inanim. eritako eriko erietako
allative anim. erirengana eriarengana eriengana
inanim. eritara erira erietara
terminative anim. erirenganaino eriarenganaino erienganaino
inanim. eritaraino eriraino erietaraino
directive anim. erirenganantz eriarenganantz erienganantz
inanim. eritarantz erirantz erietarantz
destinative anim. erirenganako eriarenganako erienganako
inanim. eritarako erirako erietarako
ablative anim. erirengandik eriarengandik eriengandik
inanim. eritatik eritik erietatik
partitive eririk
prolative eritzat

Noun[edit]

eri inan or anim

  1. (inanimate) sickness, illness, disease
    Synonym: gaixotasun
  2. (animate) sick person
    Eriak sendatu zituen.
    She healed the sick.
Declension[edit]
Declension of eri (animate and inanimate, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive eri eria eriak
ergative erik eriak eriek
dative eriri eriari eriei
genitive eriren eriaren erien
comitative erirekin eriarekin eriekin
causative erirengatik eriarengatik eriengatik
benefactive erirentzat eriarentzat erientzat
instrumental eriz eriaz eriez
inessive anim. erirengan eriarengan eriengan
inanim. eritan erian erietan
locative anim.
inanim. eritako eriko erietako
allative anim. erirengana eriarengana eriengana
inanim. eritara erira erietara
terminative anim. erirenganaino eriarenganaino erienganaino
inanim. eritaraino eriraino erietaraino
directive anim. erirenganantz eriarenganantz erienganantz
inanim. eritarantz erirantz erietarantz
destinative anim. erirenganako eriarenganako erienganako
inanim. eritarako erirako erietarako
ablative anim. erirengandik eriarengandik eriengandik
inanim. eritatik eritik erietatik
partitive eririk
prolative eritzat

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

eri inan

  1. (Northern) finger
  2. (Northern) toe
Declension[edit]
Declension of eri (inanimate, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive eri eria eriak
ergative erik eriak eriek
dative eriri eriari eriei
genitive eriren eriaren erien
comitative erirekin eriarekin eriekin
causative erirengatik eriarengatik eriengatik
benefactive erirentzat eriarentzat erientzat
instrumental eriz eriaz eriez
inessive eritan erian erietan
locative eritako eriko erietako
allative eritara erira erietara
terminative eritaraino eriraino erietaraino
directive eritarantz erirantz erietarantz
destinative eritarako erirako erietarako
ablative eritatik eritik erietatik
partitive eririk
prolative eritzat

Further reading[edit]

  • eri” in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • eri” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

Elfdalian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse heri, from Proto-Germanic *hasô. Cognate with Swedish hare.

Noun[edit]

eri m

  1. hare

Inflection[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *eri, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *er-. Cognate with Finnish eri and Votic eri. Related to eraldi, era, ära (away), iseäranis, iseäralik.

Adjective[edit]

eri (doesn't inflect)

  1. separate, distinct

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

eri (genitive eri, partitive eri)

  1. (informal) special issue, special broadcast, special episode
  2. (informal) special dish in a restaurant

Declension[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Verb[edit]

eri

  1. I am, first-person singular present of vera (to be)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *eri, derived from *erä (see erä for more). Cognate with Estonian eri.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈeri/, [ˈe̞ri]
  • Rhymes: -eri
  • Syllabification: e‧ri

Adjective[edit]

eri (not comparable, indeclinable)

  1. different, other, another
    Se on eri sana.
    That's a different / another word.
  2. different, separate

Inflection[edit]

The cases of eri are used only as adverbs.

In colloquial language, eri may sometimes be inflected as a regular adjective. This is considered nonstandard.

Inflection of eri (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative eri erit
genitive erin erien
partitive eriä erejä
illative eriin ereihin
singular plural
nominative eri erit
accusative nom. eri erit
gen. erin
genitive erin erien
partitive eriä erejä
inessive erissä ereissä
elative eristä ereistä
illative eriin ereihin
adessive erillä ereillä
ablative eriltä ereiltä
allative erille ereille
essive erinä ereinä
translative eriksi ereiksi
instructive erein
abessive erittä ereittä
comitative ereine
Possessive forms of eri (type risti)
Rare. Only used with substantive adjectives.
possessor singular plural
1st person erini erimme
2nd person erisi erinne
3rd person erinsä

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

eri

  1. (rare) really, truly
    Olet eri hyvä kaveri.
    You're a really good friend.

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

eri

  1. plural of ero

Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *eri. Cognates include Finnish eri and Estonian eri.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

eri (invariable)

  1. different, separate
    • 1936, L. G. Terehova; V. G. Erdeli, Mihailov and P. I. Maksimov, transl., Geografia: oppikirja iƶoroin alkușkoulun kolmatta klaassaa vart (ensimäine osa), Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-Pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 3:
      Oppihues geografiaa, töö saatta tiitä, millain ono loonto ja kuin eri paikois maan pääl elläät ihmiset.
      In learning geography, you will be able to know, what environment is and how people live in different places on earth.
    • 1936, V. I. Junus, Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 62:
      Mut yksiköös näil sanoil ollaa jo eri pohjat.
      But in the singular these words already have different bases.
  2. various, miscellaneous
    • 1936, V. I. Junus, Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[2], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 3:
      Iƶorat elläät Leningradan oblastin eri paikois, eri raijonois ja sentää iƶoran keeli senen mukkaa jakahuu eri dialektoihe, eri alakeelii.
      Ingrians live in varous places of the Leningrad Oblast, various raions, and therefore, because of this, the Ingrian language is divided into various dialects, various lesser languages.

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[3], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 101
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 35

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

eri

  1. second-person singular impfect indicative of essere

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

eri

  1. Rōmaji transcription of えり

Javanese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Javanese rwi.

Noun[edit]

eri

  1. thorn
  2. fishbone

Karelian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

eri

  1. different

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

erī

  1. inflection of erus:
    1. nominative/vocative plural
    2. genitive singular

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from a variant form of Old English earg, from Proto-Germanic *argaz. Doublet of argh.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

eri

  1. (rare, Northern) frightening, fearing

Descendants[edit]

  • English: eerie
References[edit]

Occitan[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

eri

  1. (Gascony) they (masculine)

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch hele

Noun[edit]

eri

  1. whole

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

eri

  1. inflection of er:
    1. accusative singular
    2. third-person singular possessive