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CatalanEdit

Chemical element
Cr Previous: vanadi (V)
Next: manganès (Mn)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek χρῶμα (khrôma, color), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰrew- (to grind, rub).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

crom m (uncountable)

  1. chromium

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish cromm, from Old Irish cromb, from Old English crumb, from Proto-Germanic *krumbaz (whence German krumm and Dutch krom).

AdjectiveEdit

crom (genitive singular masculine croim, genitive singular feminine croime, plural croma, comparative croime)

  1. bent down, bent over, stooped, hunched

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
crom chrom gcrom
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • cromm” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “crom” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1st ed., 1904, by Patrick S. Dinneen, page 199.
  • "crom" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “crom” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “crom” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *krumb, from Proto-Germanic *krumbaz.

AdjectiveEdit

crom

  1. bent, not straight
  2. wrong (morally)

InflectionEdit

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Alternative formsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • crombe (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • crom (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

crom

  1. Alternative form of crome

RomanianEdit

 
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Chemical element
Cr Previous: vanadiu (V)
Next: mangan (Mn)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French chrome, from Ancient Greek χρῶμα (khrôma, color), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreu (to grind, rub).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

crom n (uncountable)

  1. chromium (chemical element)

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish cromm (bent, stooped). The verb is from Old Irish crommaid (to bend down, stoop), from the adjective.

AdjectiveEdit

crom (comparative cruime)

  1. bent, curved, crooked, round

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

crom (past chrom, future cromaidh, verbal noun cromadh, past participle cromte)

  1. bend, curve
  2. bow, stoop
  3. crouch
  4. nod

SynonymsEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
crom chrom
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

VietnameseEdit

Chemical element
Cr Previous: vanađi (V)
Next: mangan (Mn)

EtymologyEdit

From French chrome.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

crom

  1. chromium