kurti

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Latvian[edit]

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kurti

  1. nominative plural masculine form of kurts

Lithuanian[edit]

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kùrti ‎(third-person present tense kùria, third-person past tense kū́rė) [2]

  1. (transitive) to kindle, light
    kurti ugnį[2] - to kindle a fire
    krosnį kurti[2] - to light the stove
  2. (transitive) to build
    namus, mokyklą kurti[2] - to build houses, a school
  3. (transitive) to establish, set up
    organizaciją, valstybę kurti[2] - to establish an organization, a state
  4. (transitive) to create, make
    eilėraščius, romanus kurti[2] - to create poems, novels
  5. (intransitive) to run
    Vaikai į mišką kūrė.[2]
    The children ran into the forest.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Rick Derksen (2008), Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Brill: Leiden-Boston, page 257. ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 “kurti” in Juozas Balčikonis [et al.] (1954), Dabartinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas. Vilnius: Valstybinė politinės ir mokslinės literatūros leidykla.

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Adjective[edit]

kurti ‎(shortened kurt)

  1. short