iri

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See also: IRI, ʻiri, īri, íri, Íri, and iri-

Azerbaijani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *ērig. Cognate with Ottoman Turkish [script needed] (irig), Karakhanid [script needed] (irig), Turkish iri, Bashkir эре (ere). Probably cognate with Hungarian öreg, a Turkic borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [iˈri]
  • Hyphenation: i‧ri

Adjective[edit]

iri (comparative daha iri, superlative ən iri)

  1. large
    Synonym: böyük
  2. coarse (composed of large parts or particles)

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin īre, present active infinitive of (I go).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

iri (present iras, past iris, future iros, conditional irus, volitive iru)

  1. (intransitive) to go
    Mi iris al Novjorko per trajno.I went to New York City by train.

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Fijian[edit]

Noun[edit]

iri

  1. fan (device)

Verb[edit]

iri (iri-va, iriva)

  1. to fan

Garifuna[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

iri

  1. name
    Ka biri?What's your name?
    Nibiri bei John.My name is John.

Inflection[edit]


Inupiaq[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Inuit *irǝ, from Proto-Eskimo *irǝ. Cognate of Greenlandic isi.

Noun[edit]

iri (dual irrak, plural irrit)

  1. (anatomy) eye

Kakanda[edit]

Noun[edit]

iri

  1. water

Further reading[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

īrī

  1. present passive infinitive of

Usage notes[edit]

When īrī immediately follows the supine form of a Latin verb in an accusative and infinitive clause (indirect statement), the resulting phrase is the future passive infinitive form of that verb in the oratio obliqua.

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Nyishi[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

i- (noun prefix) +‎ Proto-Tani *rjek.

Noun[edit]

iri

  1. pig

References[edit]

  • P. T. Abraham (2005) A Grammar of Nyishi Language[1], Delhi: Farsight Publishers and Distributors

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably a borrowing from Dutch hiel. The other creole languages have terms corresponding to bakafutu.

Noun[edit]

iri

  1. heel
    Synonym: bakafutu

Tarifit[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

iri m (pl irawen, construct state yiri)

  1. neck

Turkish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

iri (comparative daha iri, superlative en iri)

  1. large
  2. (of grains or particles) coarse