muru

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See also: murù and mǔrǔ

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Maori.

Noun[edit]

muru

  1. (New Zealand) An act of retaliatory theft among the Maori.

Darkinjung[edit]

Noun[edit]

muru

  1. pathway

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmuru]
  • Rhymes: -uru
  • Hyphenation: mu‧ru

Noun[edit]

muru

  1. A crumb
  2. A very small amount of something, a jot, an iota.
  3. (colloquial) honey (term of affection)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of muru (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative muru murut
genitive murun murujen
partitive murua muruja
illative muruun muruihin
singular plural
nominative muru murut
accusative nom. muru murut
gen. murun
genitive murun murujen
partitive murua muruja
inessive murussa muruissa
elative murusta muruista
illative muruun muruihin
adessive murulla muruilla
ablative murulta muruilta
allative murulle muruille
essive muruna muruina
translative muruksi muruiksi
instructive muruin
abessive murutta muruitta
comitative muruineen

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Gamilaraay[edit]

Noun[edit]

muru

  1. nose

Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mūrus. Compare Italian muro.

Noun[edit]

muru

  1. wall

Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin murus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmuɾu/
  • Hyphenation: mù‧ru

Noun[edit]

muru m (plural muri or mura)

  1. wall

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Related to Finnish muru.

Noun[edit]

muru

  1. crumb
  2. bit, small piece

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of muru
nominative sing. muru
genitive sing. murun
partitive sing. murud
partitive plur. muruid
singular plural
nominative muru murud
accusative murun murud
genitive murun muruiden
partitive murud muruid
essive-instructive murun muruin
translative muruks muruikš
inessive murus muruiš
elative muruspäi muruišpäi
illative  ? muruihe
adessive murul muruil
ablative murulpäi muruilpäi
allative murule muruile
abessive muruta muruita
comitative murunke muruidenke
prolative murudme muruidme
approximative I murunno muruidenno
approximative II murunnoks muruidennoks
egressive murunnopäi muruidennopäi
terminative I  ? muruihesai
terminative II murulesai muruilesai
terminative III murussai
additive I  ? muruihepäi
additive II murulepäi muruilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “крошка”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika