TeluguEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Sanskrit क्रिया(kriyā)

NounEdit

క్రియ ‎(kriya) (plural క్రియలు(kriyalu))

  1. Doing.
  2. Act, action.
  3. Manner.
  4. Use, advantage, means, an expedient, a contrivance.
  5. (grammar) A verb.
  6. Rite, ordinance, ceremony, obsequies.
  7. Medical treatment or practice.
  8. Fact, truth, utility, effect.

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