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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from *crūrus (with dissimilation), from Proto-Indo-European *kruh₂rós, from *krewh₂- (raw meat, fresh blood). Cognate with English raw.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

crūdus (feminine crūda, neuter crūdum, comparative crūdior, superlative crūdissimus); first/second-declension adjective

  1. raw, bloody, bleeding
  2. immature, unripe, premature
  3. unprepared, raw, uncooked
  4. (figuratively) crude, cruel, rough

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative crūdus crūda crūdum crūdī crūdae crūda
Genitive crūdī crūdae crūdī crūdōrum crūdārum crūdōrum
Dative crūdō crūdō crūdīs
Accusative crūdum crūdam crūdum crūdōs crūdās crūda
Ablative crūdō crūdā crūdō crūdīs
Vocative crūde crūda crūdum crūdī crūdae crūda

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Aromanian: crud
  • Asturian: crudu
  • Catalan: cru
  • Dalmatian: croit
  • English: crude
  • Franco-Provençal: cru

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