See also: Euro, euró, eŭro, euro-, and Euro-

EnglishEdit

 
Euro banknotes and coins.

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

The name euro was the winner of a contest open to the general public to propose names for the new European currency, and as such is technically a neologism, although it obviously alludes to the common root of geographical names for the continent Europe, derived from Latin Europa, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē), the name in Greek mythology of a princess, abducted by Zeus as a bull across the Bosphorus.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

euro (plural euros or euro)

  1. The currency unit of the European Monetary Union. Symbol:
    Synonym: EUR
  2. A coin with a face value of 1 euro.
  3. Abbreviation of European in any sense.
    euro size
    euro style pad
Usage notesEdit
  • The plural recommended for use in official European documents written in English had been euro for some time, but this recommendation has been amended to euros. However, in Irish English the plural euro is now well-established.
Derived termsEdit
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Adnyamathanha yuru, thuru.

NounEdit

euro (plural euros)

  1. Macropus robustus, a wallaroo (macropod species).
TranslationsEdit
See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  •   euro on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • Webster's Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary, Springfield, Massachusetts, G.&C. Merriam Co., 1967

AnagramsEdit


AdnyamathanhaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

euro

  1. wallaroo, euro

CatalanEdit

NounEdit

euro m (plural euros)

  1. euro (currency)

Further readingEdit


CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

euro n

  1. euro (currency)
    Synonyms: éčko, euráč
DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of europæisk (European), introduced in 1995.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

euro c (singular definite euroen, plural indefinite euroer or euro)

  1. euro (currency)

Usage notesEdit

Amounts are given with the plural indefinite euro.

InflectionEdit

Further readingEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈøːroː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: eu‧ro

NounEdit

euro f or m (plural euro's, diminutive eurootje n)

  1. euro (currency)
    Die broek kost tachtig euro.These pants cost eighty euros.
    Die broek kost tachtig euri.
  2. A euro (a coin of that currency)
    Heb jij twee euro's voor de automaat?Do you have two euro coins for the machine?
    Heb jij twee euri voor de automaat?

Usage notesEdit

Sense 1 has an invariable plural: euro. The plural eurie is sometimes used colloquially.


EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

euro (genitive euro, partitive eurot)

  1. euro (currency)

DeclensionEdit


FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A cross-European neologism. See euro for more.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈeu̯ro/, [ˈe̞u̯ro̞]
  • Rhymes: -euro
  • Syllabification: eu‧ro

NounEdit

euro

  1. euro (currency)

Usage notesEdit

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of euro (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative euro eurot
genitive euron eurojen
partitive euroa euroja
illative euroon euroihin
singular plural
nominative euro eurot
accusative nom. euro eurot
gen. euron
genitive euron eurojen
partitive euroa euroja
inessive eurossa euroissa
elative eurosta euroista
illative euroon euroihin
adessive eurolla euroilla
ablative eurolta euroilta
allative eurolle euroille
essive eurona euroina
translative euroksi euroiksi
instructive euroin
abessive eurotta euroitta
comitative euroineen
Possessive forms of euro (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person euroni euromme
2nd person eurosi euronne
3rd person euronsa

CompoundsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • Terms prefixed with euro-.

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

euro m (plural euros)

  1. euro (currency)
    • 2020 June 19, “Stopper la haine sur Internet”, in Le Monde[3]:
      Ce texte, qui devait entrer en vigueur à partir du 1er juillet, créait une obligation pour les plates-formes et les moteurs de recherche de retirer sous vingt-quatre heures – et même dans l’heure pour les images pédopornographiques et l’apologie du terrorisme – les contenus « manifestement illicites » qui leur sont signalés, sous peine d’amendes pouvant aller jusqu’à 1,25 million d’euros.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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GalicianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

euro m (plural euros)

  1. euro (currency)

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English euroFrench euroGerman EuroItalian euroRussian е́вро (jévro)Spanish euro.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

euro (plural euros or euro-i or euri)

  1. (numismatics) euro

Usage notesEdit

All currencies in Ido are to be considered as foreign words. Thus, the plural are borrowed as well (euros). Though, because of the frequency of the currency, many treat the word as native (thus the plura form euri).


Inari SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

euro

  1. euro (currency)

InflectionEdit

Even inflection in -o[1]
singular plural
Nominative euro euroh
Accusative euro euroid
Genitive euro euroi
Illative euron euroid
Locative eurost euroin
Comitative euroin euroiguin
Abessive eurottáá euroittáá
Essive euron
Partitive eurod

ReferencesEdit


ItalianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛu̯.ro/, [ˈɛu̯r̺o]
  • Hyphenation: èu‧ro

Etymology 1Edit

From English euro, from eurocurrency.[1]

NounEdit

euro m (invariable)

  1. euro (currency)

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin eurus, from Ancient Greek εὖρος (eûros).[2]

 
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NounEdit

euro m (plural euri)

  1. Synonym of scirocco: Eurus (southwest wind)
    • 1321 [1308-1320], Dante, Alighieri, Divina Commedia [Divine Comedy], volume Paradiso (narrative poem, in Italian), Canto VIII, lines 68–69:
      sopra ’l golfo / Che riceve da Euro maggior briga
      above the gulf / Which receives more/the most trouble from Eurus
    • (Can we date this quote?) [1850-1860], Carducci, Giosuè, Juvenilia, volume II (poem, in Italian), XXV. A O. T. T., lines 29–30, page 38:
      i furori / D’euro che gl’ispidi flutti cavalca
      the fury / Of Eurus that the unpopular waves rides
      [2]
  2. (obsolete, rare) Synonym of levante: levanter (easterly wind)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Treccani, editor (accessed 10 March 2019) , “euro¹ [euro¹]”, in Treccani [Treccani]‎[1] (in Italian)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Treccani, editor (accessed 10 March 2019) , “euro² [euro²]”, in Treccani [Treccani]‎[2] (in Italian)

LatinEdit

NounEdit

eurō

  1. dative singular of eurus
  2. ablative singular of eurus

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

NounEdit

euro m (definite singular euroen, indefinite plural euroer, definite plural euroene) (after a number - euro)

  1. euro (monetary unit)

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

NounEdit

euro m (definite singular euroen, indefinite plural euroar, definite plural euroane) (after a number - euro)

  1. euro (monetary unit)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

euro n (indeclinable)

  1. euro (currency)

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from Latin Europa, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

euro m (plural euros)

  1. euro (currency unit of the European Union)

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

èuro m (Cyrillic spelling ѐуро)

  1. euro (currency)

DeclensionEdit


Skolt SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

euro

  1. euro

InflectionEdit

Inflection
Nominative euro
Genitive euro
singular plural
Nominative euro euro
Accusative euro euroid
Genitive euro euroi
Illative euro
eurooʹje
euroid
Locative eurost euroin
Comitative euroin euroivuiʹm
Abessive eurotaa
eurotää
euroitaa
euroitää
Essive euron
Partitive eurod

SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

euro n (genitive singular eura, nominative plural eurá, genitive plural eur, declension pattern of mesto)

  1. euro

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • euro in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈeuɾo/, [ˈeu̯ɾo]

NounEdit

euro m (plural euros)

  1. euro (currency)

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /¹ɛ͡ɵrʊ/, /¹ɛvrʊ/, (borrowed from English) /¹juːrʊ/

NounEdit

euro c

  1. the euro; the currency
  2. a euro, coin of that currency

DeclensionEdit

Declension of euro 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative euro euron euro eurona
Genitive euros eurons euros euronas

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WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From aur (gold) +‎ -o.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

euro (first-person singular present euraf)

  1. to gild

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
euro unchanged unchanged heuro
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

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