grua

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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *grāwā, from *ǵerh₂-u, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵerh₂- ‎(old) (compare English churl, Tocharian B śrāñ ‎(old men), Ancient Greek γραῦς ‎(graûs, old woman)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grua f (indefinite plural gra, definite singular gruaja, definite plural gratë)

  1. woman
  2. spouse

Declension[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin grūs.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grua f ‎(plural grues)

  1. crane (bird and lifting device)

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish gruad n ‎(cheek; brow, edge of a ridge or furrow) (compare Scottish Gaelic gruaidh ‎(cheek)), from Proto-Celtic *groudos- ‎(chin, cheek) (compare Welsh grudd ‎(cheek; slope)).

Noun[edit]

grua f ‎(genitive singular grua, nominative plural gruanna)

  1. (upper part of) cheek
  2. (of hill, ridge, etc.) brow, edge
  3. facet

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
grua ghrua ngrua
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "grua" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • gruad” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Norwegian[edit]

Verb[edit]

grua

  1. past tense of grue
  2. past participle of grue

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin grūs.

Noun[edit]

grua f (plural gruas)

  1. crane (lifting device)
  2. female crane

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