kri

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Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Singulare tantum; from Proto-Albanian *kriwi, from dialectal Proto-Indo-European *kʷr̥wi ‘worm’ (compare Serbo-Croatian cȓv), dialectal variant of *kʷr̥mi. More at krimb.

Noun[edit]

kri f (indefinite plural kri, definite singular kria)

  1. woodworm
  2. furniture beetle (Anobium punctatum)

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kri n

  1. animal sound of the tern (terna)

Interjection[edit]

kri

  1. animal sound of the tern

Usage notes[edit]

  • ternan sigur kri, kri, kri - the tern makes “kri, kri, kri”

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

kri

  1. rafsi of krici.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kry, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *krouio, from Proto-Indo-European *krewh₂- (blood of a wound).

Noun[edit]

kri f

  1. blood

Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia sl

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kry, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *krouio, from Proto-Indo-European *krewh₂- (blood of a wound).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

krí f (genitive krví, uncountable)

  1. blood
    • Srečko Kosovel, Ekstaza Smrti, lines 15-21
      A, iz oblaka večernega (zadnjega
      sla, ki oznanja Evropi še luč!)
      lije kri v moje trudno srce,
      joj, in vode ni več v Evropi
      in mi ludje pijemo kri,
      kri iz večernih sladkih oblakov.
      - Vse je ekstaza, ekstaza smrti. -

Declension[edit]


Tocharian A[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian *käryā-, from Proto-Indo-European *kṛd(i)yeh₂-, from *ḱḗr, whence also English heart, Old Irish cride. Compare Tocharian B käryāñ (hearts).

Noun[edit]

kri

  1. will