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Etymology edit

According to Vasmer, related to Proto-Slavic *kurъ (cock, rooster). Alternatively, from Proto-Indo-European *kéh₂ros (loved), from *keh₂-. If so, cognate with Latin cārus (dear, beloved), Latvian kārs (craving, covetous), and English whore.

Noun edit

*kury f

  1. whore, slut
  2. bitch

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