krap

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See also: Krap, krąp, Krąp, and ครับ

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch krab, from Middle Dutch crabbe, from Old Dutch *krabba. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun[edit]

krap (plural krappe, diminutive krappie)

  1. crab
  2. (uncountable) crab meat
  3. (uncountable) bait made from crab meat
  4. (botany, uncommon) devil's claw (a plant of the genus Harpagophytum), especially when referring to the seeds
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch krabben, from Middle Dutch crabben, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *krabbōną. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Verb[edit]

krap (present krap, present participle krappende, past participle gekrap)

  1. to scratch
  2. to scrape
  3. to write quickly, sloppily and illegibly
  4. to rummage; to search for something either for the sake of finding something or out of curiosity
    Hy krap alweer in haar goed.
    He is rummaging through her things again.
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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From South Slavic; compare Bulgarian крап (krap), Serbo-Croatian krȁp.[1][2]

Noun[edit]

krap m (indefinite plural krapa, definite singular krapi, definite plural krapat)

  1. (zoology) carp
  2. (figuratively) oaf
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *krapa, from Proto-Indo-European *kreh₁po (strong) (compare Welsh craff, Serbo-Croatian krȉjep).[3]

Noun[edit]

krap m (definite singular krapi)

  1. (anatomy) collarbone, clavicle
    Synonyms: heqës, klavikul
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “krap¹”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, page 194
  2. ^ Xhelal Ylli, Das slavische Lehngut im Albanischen, vol. 1: Lehnwörter (Munich: Otto Sagner, 1997), 137.
  3. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “krap²”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, page 194

Dutch[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

krap (comparative krapper, superlative krapst)

  1. without much room, narrow, close

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of krap
uninflected krap
inflected krappe
comparative krapper
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial krap krapper het krapst
het krapste
indefinite m./f. sing. krappe krappere krapste
n. sing. krap krapper krapste
plural krappe krappere krapste
definite krappe krappere krapste
partitive kraps krappers

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Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

krap n (genitive singular kraps, nominative plural kröp)

  1. slush (half-melted snow or ice)
    Synonym: krepja

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Mauritian Creole[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French crabe.

Noun[edit]

krap

  1. crab

References[edit]

  • Baker, Philip & Hookoomsing, Vinesh Y. 1987. Dictionnaire de créole mauricien. Morisyen – English – Français

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *korpъ.

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Noun[edit]

krȁp m (Cyrillic spelling кра̏п)

  1. carp

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Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • krap” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *korpъ.

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Noun[edit]

krȁp m anim

  1. carp

Inflection[edit]

Masculine anim., hard o-stem
nom. sing. kràp
gen. sing. krápa
singular dual plural
nominative kràp krápa krápi
accusative krápa krápa krápe
genitive krápa krápov krápov
dative krápu krápoma krápom
locative krápu krápih krápih
instrumental krápom krápoma krápi

Further reading[edit]

  • “Krap”, in European Commission: Food, farming, fisheries[1], 2020

Thai[edit]

Romanization[edit]

krap

  1. Romanization of ครับ