puru

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pūrus.

Adjective[edit]

puru m sg ‎(feminine singular pura, neuter singular puro, masculine plural puros, feminine plural pures)

  1. pure

Related terms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *puru. Equivalent to purra ‎(to bite) +‎ -u. Compare Estonian puru ‎(dust).

Noun[edit]

puru

  1. (rare) Synonym of pureminen
  2. (in compounds) chewing
    purukumi
    chewing gum
  3. A quantity of finely chewn food, such as a bird may give to its young.
  4. chaw, chew (plug or wad of chewing tobacco)
    Pelaajat istuivat penkillä katsellen sadetta, jauhaen juroina puruaan.
    The players sat on the bench watching the rain, glumly working their chews.
  5. (pathology) ache, pain (gnawing, persistent pain, especially in stomach)
    mahanpuru
    stomachache
  6. dust, powder, swarf (waste chips, shavings and dust from working a solid material)
    sahanpuru
    sawdust
    kutterinpuru
    cutter swarf

Declension[edit]

Inflection of puru (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative puru purut
genitive purun purujen
partitive purua puruja
illative puruun puruihin
singular plural
nominative puru purut
accusative nom. puru purut
gen. purun
genitive purun purujen
partitive purua puruja
inessive purussa puruissa
elative purusta puruista
illative puruun puruihin
adessive purulla puruilla
ablative purulta puruilta
allative purulle puruille
essive puruna puruina
translative puruksi puruiksi
instructive puruin
abessive purutta puruitta
comitative puruineen

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Compounds[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

puru m

  1. (dialectal form) accusative singular form of purs
  2. (dialectal form) instrumental singular form of purs
  3. (dialectal form) genitive plural form of purs

Ngiyambaa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Wiradhuri buurruu

Noun[edit]

puru

  1. (anatomy) testicles

Quechua[edit]

Noun[edit]

puru

  1. Alternative spelling of p'uru
  2. Alternative spelling of phuru

Usage notes[edit]

Not to be confused with purun.


Sicilian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpuɾu/
  • Hyphenation: pù‧ru

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin pūrus.

Adjective[edit]

puru m (feminine singular pura, plural puri)

  1. pure
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin pūre, adverbial form of pūrus.

Adverb[edit]

puru

  1. also, too
  2. even
Synonyms[edit]

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

puru

  1. steam, vapour

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of puru
nominative sing. puru
genitive sing. purun
partitive sing. purud
partitive plur. puruid
singular plural
nominative puru purud
accusative purun purud
genitive purun puruiden
partitive purud puruid
essive-instructive purun puruin
translative puruks puruikš
inessive purus puruiš
elative puruspäi puruišpäi
illative  ? puruihe
adessive purul puruil
ablative purulpäi puruilpäi
allative purule puruile
abessive puruta puruita
comitative purunke puruidenke
prolative purudme puruidme
approximative I purunno puruidenno
approximative II purunnoks puruidennoks
egressive purunnopäi puruidennopäi
terminative I  ? puruihesai
terminative II purulesai puruilesai
terminative III purussai
additive I  ? puruihepäi
additive II purulepäi puruilepäi

References[edit]

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