See also: grèu

AromanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin grevis, from Latin gravis. Compare Romanian greu.

AdjectiveEdit

greu m (feminine greauã, masculine plural grei, feminine plural greali / greale)

  1. heavy
  2. hard, difficult

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AdverbEdit

greu

  1. with difficulty

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?] (compare Occitan grèu), from Vulgar Latin *grevis (influenced by its antonym levis; compare Romanian greu, French grief, Italian greve), from Latin gravis, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʷréh₂us.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

greu (masculine and feminine plural greus)

  1. heavy, weighty
    Synonyms: pesat, feixuc
    Antonyms: lleu, lleuger
  2. grave, serious
    Antonym: lleu
  3. hard, difficult

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Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Latin graecus. Compare grezois

AdjectiveEdit

greu m (oblique and nominative feminine singular grecque)

  1. Greek (from or relating to Greece)

NounEdit

greu m (nominative singular greus)

  1. Greek (language)

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin grevis, from Latin gravis, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʷréh₂us. Doublet of the borrowed grav.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

greu m or n (feminine singular grea, masculine plural grei, feminine and neuter plural grele)

  1. heavy
  2. hard, difficult

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

  • (heavy, difficult): ușor

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