See also: ERI, éri, ĕri, -eri, -eri-, eri-, Eri., and -ëri

ElfdalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse heri, from Proto-Germanic *hasô. Cognate with Swedish hare.

NounEdit

eri m

  1. hare

InflectionEdit


EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from era- (private). Cognate to Finnish eri and Votic eri.

AdjectiveEdit

eri (genitive eri, partitive eri)

  1. separate, distinct, set apart

Usage notesEdit

Does not inflect. Often prefixed.

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

eri (genitive eri, partitive eri)

  1. special

DeclensionEdit


FaroeseEdit

VerbEdit

eri

  1. I am, first-person singular present of vera (to be)

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *eri, derived from Proto-Finno-Ugric *erä (apart). Cognate with Estonian eri.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈeri/, [ˈe̞ri]
  • Rhymes: -eri
  • Syllabification: e‧ri

AdjectiveEdit

eri (not comparable, indeclinable)

  1. different, other, another
    Se on eri sana.
    That's a different / another word.
  2. different, separate

InflectionEdit

The cases of eri are used only as adverbs.

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

eri

  1. (rare) really, truly
    Olet eri hyvä kaveri.
    You're a really good friend.

IdoEdit

NounEdit

eri

  1. plural of ero

IngrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Finnish eri.

AdjectiveEdit

eri

  1. different
  2. separate

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

eri

  1. second-person singular imperfect indicative of essere

AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

eri

  1. Rōmaji transcription of えり

JavaneseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

eri

  1. thorn
  2. fishbone

KarelianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

eri

  1. different

LatinEdit

NounEdit

erī

  1. inflection of erus:
    1. nominative/vocative plural
    2. genitive singular

Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from a variant form of Old English earg, from Proto-Germanic *argaz. Doublet of argh.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eri

  1. (rare, Late Middle English) frightening, fearing
DescendantsEdit
  • English: eerie
ReferencesEdit

OccitanEdit

PronounEdit

eri

  1. (Gascony) they (masculine)

Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium. Particularly: “from Dutch heel/hele?”)

NounEdit

eri

  1. whole

TurkishEdit

NounEdit

eri

  1. inflection of er:
    1. accusative singular
    2. third-person singular possessive