kura

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See also: Kura, kurą, kúra, kůra, kūra, and kurā

Bambara[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kura

  1. new

Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

kura

  1. allative singular of ku

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kura

  1. genitive singular of kur
  2. accusative singular of kur

Noun[edit]

kura f

  1. (archaic) hen

Alternative forms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Fijian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kura

  1. noni

Finnish[edit]

(index ku)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kura (compare Estonian kura), probably borrowed from Proto-Germanic *gurą.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkurɑ/, [ˈkurɑ]
  • Rhymes: -urɑ
  • Syllabification: ku‧ra

Noun[edit]

kura

  1. mud, dirt
  2. (slang) wet, unhardened concrete
  3. (colloquial) diarrhea
    Hänellä on vatsa kuralla. = She has diarrhea.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kura (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative kura kurat
genitive kuran kurien
partitive kuraa kuria
illative kuraan kuriin
singular plural
nominative kura kurat
accusative nom. kura kurat
gen. kuran
genitive kuran kurien
kurainrare
partitive kuraa kuria
inessive kurassa kurissa
elative kurasta kurista
illative kuraan kuriin
adessive kuralla kurilla
ablative kuralta kurilta
allative kuralle kurille
essive kurana kurina
translative kuraksi kuriksi
instructive kurin
abessive kuratta kuritta
comitative kurineen
Possessive forms of kura (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person kurani kuramme
2nd person kurasi kuranne
3rd person kuransa

Derived terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

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Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Veps hura and Votic kurõa.

Adjective[edit]

kura

  1. left

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kura

  1. Rōmaji transcription of くら

Latvian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kura

  1. genitive singular masculine form of kurš
  2. nominative singular feminine form of kurš

Livonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Veps hura (left) and Votic kurõa.

Adjective[edit]

kura

  1. left (opposite of right)

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kura

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kura f (diminutive kurka)

  1. chicken, hen

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • kura in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • kura in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

kura (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. stone

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kura

  1. bad
  2. useless

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • kura-kura (ordinary, mundane; poor-quality; weird, strange)
  • kuraṉi (to spoil, to make bad)
  • kuranmananyi (to malign, to defame)
  • kuraringanyi (to turn bad; to hate, to dislike; to break down)

Polish[edit]

kura

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈku.ra/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kura.

Noun[edit]

kura f (diminutive kurka, augmentative kurzysko, masculine kogut)

  1. hen
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

kura m anim

  1. genitive/accusative singular of kur

Further reading[edit]

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

Rwanda-Rundi[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Verb[edit]

-kûra (infinitive gukûra, perfective -kûye)

  1. remove, take away

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-kʊ́da.

Verb[edit]

-kúra (infinitive gukúra, perfective -kúze)

  1. grow up

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kura

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kura n (genitive singular kuraťa, nominative plural kurence, genitive plural kureniec, declension pattern of dievča)

  1. chicken

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • kura in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kura.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kúra f

  1. hen (female chicken)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. kúra
gen. sing. kúre
singular dual plural
nominative kúra kúri kúre
accusative kúro kúri kúre
genitive kúre kúr kúr
dative kúri kúrama kúram
locative kúri kúrah kúrah
instrumental kúro kúrama kúrami

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • kura”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قُرْعَة(qurʿa).

Noun[edit]

kura (n class, plural kura)

  1. lot (as in drawing lots)
  2. ballot

Derived terms[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kura

  1. dative singular of kur