veru

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See also: vérű and веру

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Declension forms of vera (being, stay).

Noun[edit]

veru f

  1. accusative singular of vera
  2. dative singular of vera
  3. genitive singular of vera

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Declension forms of vera (being, stay).

Noun[edit]

veru f

  1. indefinite accusative singular of vera
  2. indefinite dative singular of vera
  3. indefinite genitive singular of vera

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *gʷeru (spit), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷéru.

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Noun[edit]

verū n (genitive verūs); fourth declension

  1. spit, broach (esp. for roasting)
  2. dart, javelin
  3. (in the plural) paling or railing around an altar or tomb
  4. a critical sign on the margin of a book, obelus

Declension[edit]

Fourth-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative verū verua
Genitive verūs veruum
Dative verū veribus
Accusative verū verua
Ablative verū veribus
Vocative verū verua

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sicilian veru and/or Italian vero, both from Latin verus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

veru (feminine singular vera, plural veri)

  1. (usually prepositioned) real, actual, true
    il-veru sens tal-ħajjathe real sense of life
  2. (usually postpositioned) true, truthful
    tweġiba veraa true answer

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

veru f (definite singular vero, indefinite plural verur, definite plural verune)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 1917; superseded by vere