puri

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Hindi पूरी (pūrī), a kind of pancake

Noun[edit]

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puri (countable and uncountable, plural puris)

  1. A type of unleavened bread from India and Pakistan, usually deep-fried.
    • 1831, Arnot (translator), Sandford, “Indian Cookery, as Practised and Described by the Natives of the East”, in Miscellaneous Translations from Oriental Languages[1], volume I, London: J.L. Cox, retrieved 2016-07-03, page 28:
      No. 17 PURI. Take Flour, ½ ser (1lb.)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Balinese puri, from Old Javanese purī (palace, royal residence).

Noun[edit]

puri (plural puris)

  1. In Bali and other parts of Indonesia, a palace, or other residence of a member of the royal family or ruling class.

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *buriz (favourable wind). Cognate to Finnish purje. A Baltic origin is also possible; compare Lithuanian burė.

Noun[edit]

puri (genitive purje, partitive purje)

  1. sail

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Finnish[edit]

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Verb[edit]

puri

  1. Third-person singular indicative past form of purra.

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Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

puri

  1. castle (fortified building)
  2. palace, royal residence

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

puri

  1. plural of puro

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

pūrī

  1. dative singular of pūs

Adjective[edit]

pūrī

  1. nominative masculine plural of pūrus
  2. genitive masculine singular of pūrus
  3. genitive neuter singular of pūrus
  4. vocative masculine plural of pūrus

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

puri m

  1. (dialectal form) nominative plural form of purs
  2. (dialectal form) vocative plural form of purs

Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Armenian փոր (pʿor, bowels, entrails).

Noun[edit]

puri

  1. Alternative form of pori

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “փոր”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Vaillant, Jean-Alexandre (1868), “puri”, in Grammaire, dialogues et vocabulaire de la langue des Bohémiens ou Cigains (in French), Paris: Maisonneuve, page 123b