See also: Geri

AzerbaijaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Common Turkic *gerü (back).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡeˈri]
  • Hyphenation: ge‧ri

AdverbEdit

geri

  1. back, backwards
    geri almaqto take back
    geri qalmaqto lag behind
    geri dönməkto return / turn around
    geri çəkilməkto retreat
    geri düşməkto lag behind
    geri durmaqto step aside / to eschew
    Synonym: dala
    Antonyms: irəli, qabağa

Derived termsEdit


IcelandicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

geri

  1. indefinite dative singular of ger

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

geri

  1. inflection of gera:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. third-person present subjunctive

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

geri

  1. Rōmaji transcription of げり

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

gerī

  1. present passive infinitive of gerō (to carry, bear, wear)

LithuanianEdit

VerbEdit

geri

  1. second-person singular present of gerti

Middle EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

geri

  1. Alternative form of gery

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

geri

  1. first-person singular preterite of gerir

SomaliEdit

NounEdit

geri ?

  1. giraffe

Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Dutch geel.

AdjectiveEdit

geri

  1. yellow

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish كرو(gerü, back), from Proto-Turkic *gerü (back). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰚𐰃𐰼𐰇(kérü, back, west).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡeɾi]
  • Hyphenation: ge‧ri

AdjectiveEdit

geri (comparative daha geri, superlative en geri)

  1. back
  2. (figuratively) stupid

AntonymsEdit

AdverbEdit

geri

  1. back, backwards
  2. again

NounEdit

geri (definite accusative geriyi, plural geriler)

  1. rear
  2. rest

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative geri
Definite accusative geriyi
Singular Plural
Nominative geri geriler
Definite accusative geriyi gerileri
Dative geriye gerilere
Locative geride gerilerde
Ablative geriden gerilerden
Genitive gerinin gerilerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular gerim gerilerim
2nd singular gerin gerilerin
3rd singular gerisi gerileri
1st plural gerimiz gerilerimiz
2nd plural geriniz gerileriniz
3rd plural gerileri gerileri

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit


VenetianEdit

VerbEdit

geri

  1. second-person singular imperfect indicative of èser
  2. second-person plural imperfect indicative of èser

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

geri

  1. Soft mutation of ceri.