eri

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

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 (genitive eri, partitive eri)

  1. separate, distinct

Usage notes[edit]

Does not inflect.

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)
possessor singular plural
1st person erini erimme
2nd person erisi erinne
3rd person erinsä
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.

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

  1. different, separate
    • 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.

References[edit]

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[2], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 101
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 35
  • Vitalij Chernyavskij (2005) Ižoran keel (Ittseopastaja)[3], page 96

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]

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]

Noun[edit]

eri

  1. (rare, Late Middle English) 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