krater

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English[edit]

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Borrowed from Ancient Greek κρατήρ (kratḗr).

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Noun[edit]

krater (plural kraters)

  1. (historical) An ancient Greek vessel for mixing water and wine.
    • 2014, François Lissarrague, The Aesthetics of the Greek Banquet: Images of Wine and Ritual, Princeton University Press (→ISBN), page 34:
      In the tondo of a cup in the Louvre we see a young slave, a pais, dip an oenochoe into a garlanded krater; he is holding a cup in the other hand and is about to serve drinks (fig. 20).” By isolating this detail, the painter implies all the aspects of a []

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κρατήρ (kratḗr, mixing bowl, wassail-bowl).

Noun[edit]

krater n (definite singular krateret, indefinite plural kratere or kratre, definite plural kraterne or kratrene)

  1. a crater

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin crātēr, from Ancient Greek κρᾱτήρ (krātḗr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkraː.tər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kra‧ter
  • Rhymes: -aːtər

Noun[edit]

krater m (plural kraters, diminutive kratertje n)

  1. (astronomy) meteoric crater
    Synonyms: inslagkrater, meteorietkrater
  2. (geology) volcanic crater
    Synonym: vulkaankrater
  3. crater caused by an explosion
  4. (archaeology) krater (Ancient Greek vessel)

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  • Afrikaans: krater
  • West Frisian: krater

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κρατήρ (kratḗr, mixing bowl, wassail-bowl).

Noun[edit]

krater n (definite singular krateret or kratret, indefinite plural krater or kratre, definite plural kratra or kratrene)

  1. a crater

Usage notes[edit]

The indefinite plural kratere and definite plural kraterne are also used; these occur in Danish and may be acceptable in Riksmål, but not in Bokmål.

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κρατήρ (kratḗr, mixing bowl, wassail-bowl).

Noun[edit]

krater n (definite singular krateret, indefinite plural krater, definite plural kratera)

  1. a crater

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

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Noun[edit]

krater m inan

  1. (astronomy) crater
  2. (geology) crater
  3. (historical) krater

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Further reading[edit]

  • krater in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • krater in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Krater, from Latin crater.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /krǎːter/
  • Hyphenation: kra‧ter

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kráter m (Cyrillic spelling кра́тер)

  1. crater

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Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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kráter m inan

  1. crater

Inflection[edit]

Masculine inan., soft o-stem
nom. sing. kráter
gen. sing. kráterja
singular dual plural
nominative kráter kráterja kráterji
accusative kráter kráterja kráterje
genitive kráterja kráterjev kráterjev
dative kráterju kráterjema kráterjem
locative kráterju kráterjih kráterjih
instrumental kráterjem kráterjema kráterji

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

krater c

  1. a crater (astronomy: hemispherical pit)

Declension[edit]

Declension of krater 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative krater kratern kratrar kratrarna
Genitive kraters kraterns kratrars kratrarnas