kro

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See also: krö and krọ

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

kro

  1. vocative singular of kra

Danish[edit]

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 kro on Danish Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German kroch, kruch.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kro c (singular definite kroen, plural indefinite kroer)

  1. inn

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

kro” in Den Danske Ordbog


Kriol[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English crow.

Noun[edit]

kro

  1. crow

Synonyms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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 Kro on Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia
ei kro

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From German Krug

Noun[edit]

kro f, m (definite singular kroa or kroen, indefinite plural kroer, definite plural kroene)

  1. small restaurant; inn, tavern
Derived terms[edit]

vegkro (roadside inn) (Nynorsk also), veikro

Etymology 2[edit]

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 Kro (anatomi) on Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia
Fugl med full kro
Bird with full crop

Compare English crop, German Kropf, Dutch krop, Swedish kräva

Noun[edit]

kro m (definite singular kroen, indefinite plural kroer, definite plural kroene)

  1. (anatomy, biology) crop; a pouch-like area of the gastrointestinal tract found in a variety of animals, including birds and insects.

Etymology 3[edit]

The noun relating to anatomy (crop) used as a verb. Originally used idiomatically as stretching your crop, as birds do when they've eaten.

Verb[edit]

kro (imperative kro, present tense kror, simple past krodde, past participle krodd)

  1. to show enjoyment
    Han krodde seg skikkelig under massasjen
    He really showed his enjoyment during the massage

Usage notes[edit]

This verb is only used reflexively

References[edit]

“kro” in The Bokmål Dictionary.


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From German Krug

Noun[edit]

kro f (definite singular kroa, indefinite plural kroer, definite plural kroene)

  1. small restaurant; inn, tavern
Derived terms[edit]

vegkro (roadside inn)

Etymology 2[edit]

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 Kro i zoologien on Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia

Noun[edit]

kro m (definite singular kroen, indefinite plural kroar, definite plural kroane)

  1. (anatomy, biology) crop

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

kro (imperative kro, present tense kror, simple past krodde, past participle krodd or krott)

  1. See Bokmål entry

References[edit]

“kro” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.