Open main menu
See also: pūru and p'uru

Contents

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pūrus.

AdjectiveEdit

puru m sg (feminine singular pura, neuter singular puro, masculine plural puros, feminine plural pures)

  1. pure

Related termsEdit


FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *puru. Equivalent to purra (to bite) +‎ -u. Compare Estonian puru (dust).

NounEdit

puru

  1. (rare) Synonym of pureminen
  2. (in compounds) chewing
    purukumi
    chewing gum
  3. A quantity of finely chewn food, such as a bird may give to its young.
  4. chaw, chew (plug or wad of chewing tobacco)
    Pelaajat istuivat penkillä katsellen sadetta, jauhaen juroina puruaan.
    The players sat on the bench watching the rain, glumly working their chews.
  5. (pathology) ache, pain (gnawing, persistent pain, especially in stomach)
    mahanpuru
    stomachache
  6. dust, powder, swarf (waste chips, shavings and dust from working a solid material)
    sahanpuru
    sawdust
    kutterinpuru
    cutter swarf

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of puru (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative puru purut
genitive purun purujen
partitive purua puruja
illative puruun puruihin
singular plural
nominative puru purut
accusative nom. puru purut
gen. purun
genitive purun purujen
partitive purua puruja
inessive purussa puruissa
elative purusta puruista
illative puruun puruihin
adessive purulla puruilla
ablative purulta puruilta
allative purulle puruille
essive puruna puruina
translative puruksi puruiksi
instructive puruin
abessive purutta puruitta
comitative puruineen

SynonymsEdit

CompoundsEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatvianEdit

NounEdit

puru m

  1. (dialectal form) accusative singular form of purs
  2. (dialectal form) instrumental singular form of purs
  3. (dialectal form) genitive plural form of purs

NgiyambaaEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Wiradhuri buurruu

NounEdit

puru

  1. (anatomy) testicles

QuechuaEdit

NounEdit

puru

  1. Alternative spelling of p'uru
  2. Alternative spelling of phuru

Usage notesEdit

Not to be confused with purun.

DeclensionEdit


SicilianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpuɾu/
  • Hyphenation: pù‧ru

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin pūrus.

AdjectiveEdit

puru (feminine singular pura, masculine and plural puri)

  1. pure
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin pūre, adverbial form of pūrus.

AdverbEdit

puru

  1. also, too
  2. even
SynonymsEdit

VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

  This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

NounEdit

puru

  1. steam, vapour

InflectionEdit

Inflection of puru
nominative sing. puru
genitive sing. purun
partitive sing. purud
partitive plur. puruid
singular plural
nominative puru purud
accusative purun purud
genitive purun puruiden
partitive purud puruid
essive-instructive purun puruin
translative puruks puruikš
inessive purus puruiš
elative puruspäi puruišpäi
illative ? puruihe
adessive purul puruil
ablative purulpäi puruilpäi
allative purule puruile
abessive puruta puruita
comitative purunke puruidenke
prolative purudme puruidme
approximative I purunno puruidenno
approximative II purunnoks puruidennoks
egressive purunnopäi puruidennopäi
terminative I ? puruihesai
terminative II purulesai puruilesai
terminative III purussai
additive I ? puruihepäi
additive II purulepäi puruilepäi

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “пар”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika