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NounEdit

geru (uncountable)

  1. An earthy red color, used in India to paint flowerpots and tree bases.

AdjectiveEdit

geru (comparative more geru, superlative most geru)

  1. Of an earthy red color.

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WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from the same root as ger.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

geru

  1. stingy, greedy
  2. diligent in work, early and late in work and activity

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ReferencesEdit

  • Rietz, Johan Ernst, “Geru”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 193