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]

Derived from era- (private). Cognate to Finnish eri and Votic eri.

Adjective[edit]

eri (genitive eri, partitive eri)

  1. separate, distinct, set apart

Usage notes[edit]

Does not inflect. Often prefixed.

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

eri (genitive eri, partitive eri)

  1. special

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 Proto-Finno-Ugric *erä (apart). 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.

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]

Akin to Finnish eri.

Adjective[edit]

eri

  1. different
  2. separate

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

eri

  1. second-person singular imperfect 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]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium. Particularly: “from Dutch heel/hele?”)

Noun[edit]

eri

  1. whole

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

eri

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