Translingual edit

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ker

  1. (mathematics, algebra) kernel

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Noun edit

ker

  1. (anatomy) thigh

Cornish edit

Noun edit

ker

  1. Hard mutation of ger.

Czech edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ker

  1. genitive plural of kra

German edit

Etymology edit

From Kerl (bloke, guy, man).

Pronunciation edit

Interjection edit

ker

  1. (colloquial, regional, Ruhrgebiet, Münsterland) man!, Jesus! (general-purpose intensifier, especially expresses frustration)
    Ker, ich raste bald aus!
    Man, I’m really losing it now!

Hittite edit

Romanization edit

ker

  1. Broad transcription of 𒆠𒅕

Icelandic edit

Etymology edit

From Old Norse ker, from Proto-Germanic *kazą. Doublet of kar, which was borrowed from Danish.

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Noun edit

ker n (genitive singular kers, nominative plural ker)

  1. tub, vat
  2. vessel, container

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Lolopo edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Loloish *ko² (Bradley), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan. Cognate with Nuosu (ku), Burmese ခိုး (hkui:), Naxi kv (to steal), Drung keu (to steal), Chinese (OC *[k]ʰˤ(r)o-s) (B-S), Tibetan རྐུ (rku), Yakkha खुमा (khuma, to steal), Cholim Tangsa guh (to steal).

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

ker 

  1. (Yao'an) to steal

Northern Kurdish edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ker m

  1. donkey

Old French edit

Noun edit

ker oblique singularm (oblique plural kers, nominative singular kers, nominative plural ker)

  1. (Old Northern French) chier

Old Norse edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Germanic *kazą.

Noun edit

ker n

  1. tub, vessel, goblet

Descendants edit

  • Icelandic: ker
  • Faroese: ker
  • Norwegian Bokmål: kjer
  • Old Swedish: kar
  • Old Danish: kar
    • Danish: kar
      • Icelandic: kar
      • Faroese: kar
      • Norwegian Bokmål: kar

References edit

  • ker”, in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Entry "ker" on page 239 in: Geir T. Zoëga "A Concise Dictionary of Old Islandic", Oxford at the Claredon Press (1910).

Old Tupi edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Tupi-Guarani *kʲer (to sleep), from Proto-Tupian *kʲet (to sleep).[1]

Cognate with Paraguayan Guaraní ke.

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

ker (first-person singular active indicative aker, first-person singular negative active indicative nakeri, noun kera) (intransitive)

  1. to sleep

References edit

  1. ^ Beatriz Carretta Corrêa da Silva (2010) Mawé/Awetí/Tupí-Guaraní: relações linguísticas e implicações históricas (in Portuguese), Brasília: UnB, page 409

Further reading edit

  • NAVARRO, E. A. Dicionário de tupi antigo: a língua indígena clássica do Brasil. São Paulo. Global. 2013.
  • NAVARRO, E. A. Método moderno de tupi antigo: a língua do Brasil dos primeiros séculos". São Paulo. Global. 2005.

Serbo-Croatian edit

Etymology edit

Shortened form of kȅrber (Cerberus)

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /kêːr/
  • Hyphenation: ker

Noun edit

kȇr m (Cyrillic spelling ке̑р)

  1. (slang, Bosnia, Serbia) dog
    Synonyms: pȁs; kúčak, kucko, (Montenegro) bidzin / bizin

Declension edit

Further reading edit

  • ker” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovak edit

 
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Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *kъřь (shrub, bush). Compare Polish kierz, Lower Sorbian keŕ, Czech keř.

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Noun edit

ker m inan (genitive singular kra, nominative plural kry, genitive plural krov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. bush, shrub

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Related terms edit

Further reading edit

  • ker”, in Slovníkový portál Jazykovedného ústavu Ľ. Štúra SAV [Dictionary portal of the Ľ. Štúr Institute of Linguistics, Slovak Academy of Science] (in Slovak), https://slovnik.juls.savba.sk, 2024

Slovene edit

Etymology edit

From the neuter form of Proto-Slavic *jь že. The initial j- in relative pronouns and conjunctions changed to k- through analogy to interrogative pronouns. Compare Serbo-Croatian jer.

Pronunciation edit

Conjunction edit

ker

  1. because (by or for the cause that; on this account that; for the reason that)

References edit

  • ker”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Tatar edit

Noun edit

ker

  1. dirt

Zazaki edit

Noun edit

ker

  1. deaf