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


BasqueEdit

NounEdit

geri

  1. dative indefinite of ge

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

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
Nominative 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
Definite accusative Singular Plural
1st singular gerimi gerilerimi
2nd singular gerini gerilerini
3rd singular gerisini gerilerini
1st plural gerimizi gerilerimizi
2nd plural gerinizi gerilerinizi
3rd plural gerilerini gerilerini
Dative Singular Plural
1st singular gerime gerilerime
2nd singular gerine gerilerine
3rd singular gerisine gerilerine
1st plural gerimize gerilerimize
2nd plural gerinize gerilerinize
3rd plural gerilerine gerilerine
Locative Singular Plural
1st singular gerimde gerilerimde
2nd singular gerinde gerilerinde
3rd singular gerisinde gerilerinde
1st plural gerimizde gerilerimizde
2nd plural gerinizde gerilerinizde
3rd plural gerilerinde gerilerinde
Ablative Singular Plural
1st singular gerimden gerilerimden
2nd singular gerinden gerilerinden
3rd singular gerisinden gerilerinden
1st plural gerimizden gerilerimizden
2nd plural gerinizden gerilerinizden
3rd plural gerilerinden gerilerinden
Genitive Singular Plural
1st singular gerimin gerilerimin
2nd singular gerinin gerilerinin
3rd singular gerisinin gerilerinin
1st plural gerimizin gerilerimizin
2nd plural gerinizin gerilerinizin
3rd plural gerilerinin gerilerinin

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit


VenetianEdit

VerbEdit

geri

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

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

geri m (uncountable)

  1. choler, bile
  2. cholera
    Synonym: colera

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
geri eri ngeri unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

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

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

geri

  1. Soft mutation of ceri.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ceri geri ngheri cheri
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

geri

  1. Soft mutation of ceri.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ceri geri ngheri cheri
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.