geri

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Common Turkic *gerü (back).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡeˈri]
  • Hyphenation: ge‧ri

Adverb[edit]

geri

  1. back, backwards
    geri almaqto take back
    geri qalmaqto lag behind
    geri dönməkto return / turn around
    geri çəkilməkto retreat
    geri düşməkto lag behind
    geri durmaqto step aside / to eschew
    Synonym: dala
    Antonyms: irəli, qabağa

Derived terms[edit]


Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

geri

  1. dative indefinite of ge

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

geri

  1. indefinite dative singular of ger

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

geri

  1. inflection of gera:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. third-person present subjunctive

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

geri

  1. Rōmaji transcription of げり

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

gerī

  1. present passive infinitive of gerō (to carry, bear, wear)

Lithuanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

geri

  1. second-person singular present of gerti

Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

geri

  1. Alternative form of gery

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

geri

  1. first-person singular preterite of gerir

Somali[edit]

Noun[edit]

geri ?

  1. giraffe

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch geel.

Adjective[edit]

geri

  1. yellow

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish كرو(gerü, back), from Proto-Turkic *gerü (back). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰚𐰃𐰼𐰇(kérü, back, west).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡeɾi]
  • Hyphenation: ge‧ri

Adjective[edit]

geri (comparative daha geri, superlative en geri)

  1. back
  2. (figurative) stupid

Antonyms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

geri

  1. back, backwards
  2. again

Noun[edit]

geri (definite accusative geriyi, plural geriler)

  1. rear
  2. rest

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative geri
Definite accusative geriyi
Singular Plural
Nominative geri geriler
Definite accusative geriyi gerileri
Dative geriye gerilere
Locative geride gerilerde
Ablative geriden gerilerden
Genitive gerinin gerilerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular gerim gerilerim
2nd singular gerin gerilerin
3rd singular gerisi gerileri
1st plural gerimiz gerilerimiz
2nd plural geriniz gerileriniz
3rd plural gerileri gerileri

Antonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Venetian[edit]

Verb[edit]

geri

  1. second-person singular imperfect indicative of èser
  2. second-person plural imperfect indicative of èser

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

geri m (uncountable)

  1. choler, bile
  2. cholera
    Synonym: colera

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
geri eri ngeri unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-) , “geri”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

geri

  1. Soft mutation of ceri.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ceri geri ngheri cheri
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

geri

  1. Soft mutation of ceri.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ceri geri ngheri cheri
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.