ker

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See also: Ker, kér, kêr, kër, keř, kær, ķer, ker., and ker-

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

ker

  1. (mathematics, algebra) kernel

Abinomn[edit]

Noun[edit]

ker

  1. (anatomy) thigh

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ker

  1. Hard mutation of ger.

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ker

  1. genitive plural of kra

Hittite[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ker

  1. Broad transcription of 𒆠𒅕

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ker, from Proto-Germanic *kazą. Doublet of kar, which was borrowed from Danish.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ker n (genitive singular kers, nominative plural ker)

  1. tub, vat
  2. vessel, container

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Lolopo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Loloish *ko² (Bradley), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan. Cognate with Sichuan Yi (ku), Burmese ခိုး (hkui:), Naxi kv (to steal), Drung keu (to steal), Chinese (OC *[k]ʰˤ(r)o-s) (B-S), Tibetan རྐུ (rku), Yakkha खुमा (khuma, to steal), Cholim Tangsa guh (to steal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ker 

  1. (Yao'an) to steal

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ker m

  1. mule

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kazą.

Noun[edit]

ker n

  1. tub, vessel, goblet

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: ker
  • Faroese: ker
  • Norwegian Bokmål: kjer
  • Old Swedish: kar
  • Old Danish: kar
    • Danish: kar
      • Icelandic: kar
      • Faroese: kar
      • Norwegian Bokmål: kar
  • Westrobothnian: kjar

References[edit]

  • ker in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Entry "ker" on page 239 in: Geir T. Zoëga "A Concise Dictionary of Old Islandic", Oxford at the Claredon Press (1910).

Old Tupi[edit]

Verb[edit]

ker

  1. to sleep

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • NAVARRO, E. A. Dicionário de tupi antigo: a língua indígena clássica do Brasil. São Paulo. Global. 2013.
  • NAVARRO, E. A. Método moderno de tupi antigo: a língua do Brasil dos primeiros séculos". São Paulo. Global. 2005.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortened form of kȅrber (Cerebrus)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kêːr/
  • Hyphenation: ker

Noun[edit]

kȇr m (Cyrillic spelling ке̑р)

  1. (slang, Bosnia, Serbia) dog

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kъrъ (shrub, bush). Compare Polish kierz, Lower Sorbian keŕ, Czech keř.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ker m (genitive singular kra, nominative plural kry, genitive plural krov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. bush, shrub

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Further reading[edit]

  • ker in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *je že. The initial j- in relative pronouns and conjunctions changed to k- through analogy to interrogative pronouns. Compare Serbo-Croatian jer.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ker

  1. because (by or for the cause that; on this account that; for the reason that)

References[edit]

  • ker”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

ker

  1. dirt

Yurok[edit]

Noun[edit]

ker

  1. key

Zazaki[edit]

Noun[edit]

ker

  1. deaf