geri

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Common Turkic *kerü (back).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡeˈri]
  • (file)
  • 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 corresponding lemma form.

Noun[edit]

geri

  1. indefinite dative singular of ger

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

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

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

Tabaru[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

geri

  1. brother-in-law

References[edit]

  • Edward A. Kotynski (1988), “Tabaru phonology and morphology”, in Work Papers of the Summer Institute of Linguistics, University of North Dakota Session, volume 32, Summer Institute of Linguistics

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Adjective[edit]

geri

  1. back
  2. (figuratively) 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
Nominative
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
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular gerimi gerilerimi
2nd singular gerini gerilerini
3rd singular gerisini gerilerini
1st plural gerimizi gerilerimizi
2nd plural gerinizi gerilerinizi
3rd plural gerilerini gerilerini
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular gerime gerilerime
2nd singular gerine gerilerine
3rd singular gerisine gerilerine
1st plural gerimize gerilerimize
2nd plural gerinize gerilerinize
3rd plural gerilerine gerilerine
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular gerimde gerilerimde
2nd singular gerinde gerilerinde
3rd singular gerisinde gerilerinde
1st plural gerimizde gerilerimizde
2nd plural gerinizde gerilerinizde
3rd plural gerilerinde gerilerinde
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular gerimden gerilerimden
2nd singular gerinden gerilerinden
3rd singular gerisinden gerilerinden
1st plural gerimizden gerilerimizden
2nd plural gerinizden gerilerinizden
3rd plural gerilerinden gerilerinden
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular gerimin gerilerimin
2nd singular gerinin gerilerinin
3rd singular gerisinin gerilerinin
1st plural gerimizin gerilerimizin
2nd plural gerinizin gerilerinizin
3rd plural gerilerinin gerilerinin

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–present), “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.