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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cārus.

AdjectiveEdit

caru m sg (feminine singular cara, neuter singular caro, masculine plural caros, feminine plural cares)

  1. expensive

AntonymsEdit


LatvianEdit

NounEdit

caru m

  1. accusative singular form of cars
  2. instrumental singular form of cars
  3. genitive plural form of cars

Old EnglishEdit

NounEdit

caru f

  1. Alternative spelling of cearu

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *karɨd, from Proto-Celtic *kareti (to love), from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂- (to desire, wish).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

caru (first-person singular present caraf)

  1. (transitive) to love, like

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

  • cariad m (love, charity, affection; beloved (one); lover, sweetheart, darling)

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
caru garu ngharu charu
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “caru”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies