keri

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See also: Keri, kéri, and ķēri

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

keri

  1. (Judaism) Alternative form of kere

Anagrams[edit]


Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From keli, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kali, from Proto-Austronesian *kalih.

Verb[edit]

keri

  1. to dig (to move hard-packed earth out of the way)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

keri

  1. Third-person singular indicative past form of keriä.
  2. Indicative present connegative form of keriä.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present form of keriä.
  4. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of keriä.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *kere.

Noun[edit]

keri

  1. (archaic, dialectal) A circular or near-circular, usually wooden, rim, edge, wheel or ring, such as:
    1. A rim of a casket, chest, sieve etc. that is made of thin, bent wood or birchbark.
    2. A rim around millstones.
    3. The side panel of the body of a fiddle.
    4. The wheel of a spinning wheel.
    5. Synonym of kärrynpyörä (wheel of a cart).
    6. A bicycle wheel.
    7. Synonym of sompa.
    8. Synonym of lieri.
    9. The disk at the lower end of the plunger in a butter churn.
    10. birchbark ring
  2. (archaic) Synonym of vakka (wooden container made of bent board).
  3. (archaic) thickness of a cylindrical object, such as the trunk of a tree
  4. (dialectal) Synonym of kääkkä (old, wrinkled and thin man).
Declension[edit]
Inflection of keri (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative keri kerit
genitive kerin kerien
partitive keriä kerejä
illative keriin kereihin
singular plural
nominative keri kerit
accusative nom. keri kerit
gen. kerin
genitive kerin kerien
partitive keriä kerejä
inessive kerissä kereissä
elative keristä kereistä
illative keriin kereihin
adessive kerillä kereillä
ablative keriltä kereiltä
allative kerille kereille
essive kerinä kereinä
translative keriksi kereiksi
instructive kerein
abessive kerittä kereittä
comitative kereineen

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Entry on "keri" in Suomen Murteiden Sanakirja (Dictionary of Finnish Dialects) [1]

Anagrams[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

keri

  1. indefinite dative singular of ker

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

keri

  1. Rōmaji transcription of けり
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ケリ

Kamba[edit]

Kamba cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : keri

Numeral[edit]

keri

  1. two

Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kali, from Proto-Austronesian *kalih.

Verb[edit]

keri (used in the form keri-a)

  1. to dig (to move hard-packed earth out of the way)