kurus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Turkish kuruş, from German Groschen.[1] Doublet of grosz.

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Noun[edit]

kurus (plural kurus or kuruses)

  1. a subdivision of currency, equal to one hundredth of a Turkish lira

References[edit]

  1. ^ "kurus." The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2004.

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish cruz. Doublet of krus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ku‧rus
  • IPA(key): /kuˈɾus/

Noun[edit]

kurus

  1. sign of the cross

Derived terms[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish cruz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ku‧rus
  • IPA(key): /kuˈɾus/, [kʊˈɾ̪us̪]

Noun[edit]

kurus

  1. cross

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

kurus

  1. conditional of kuri

Ido[edit]

Verb[edit]

kurus

  1. conditional of kurar

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay kurus, from Sanskrit कृश (kṛśa, thin), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *kr̥śás, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *kr̥ćás (thin), from Proto-Indo-European *kr̥ḱós (thin, emaciated), from *kerḱ- (to wane, become thin).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkurʊs]
  • Hyphenation: ku‧rus

Adjective[edit]

kurus

  1. thin, lean

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kurus

  1. accusative plural masculine form of kurš

Malay[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kurus (Jawi spelling کوروس‎)

  1. thin, lean

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


West Makian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay kurus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kurus

  1. (stative) to be thin, skinny
    Synonym: lalus

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of kurus (stative verb)
singular plural
inclusive exclusive
1st person tikurus mikurus akurus
2nd person nikurus fikurus
3rd person inanimate ikurus dikurus
animate makurus
imperative —, kurus —, kurus

References[edit]

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[1], Pacific linguistics

Yogad[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish cruz (cross).

Noun[edit]

kurús

  1. cross