See also: Viro, viró, víro, virò, and viro-

AromanianEdit

NounEdit

viro m (plural viradz)

  1. whirlpool, vortex
    Synonym: vãltoari

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

viro

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of virar

EsperantoEdit

 
Viro

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin vir.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈviro]
  • Audio:
    (file)
  • Rhymes: -iro
  • Hyphenation: vi‧ro

NounEdit

viro (accusative singular viron, plural viroj, accusative plural virojn)

  1. man (adult male human)
    Coordinate terms: femino, virino
    Hypernyms: homo, persono

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit


FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See Viro.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋiro/, [ˈʋiro̞]
  • Rhymes: -iro
  • Syllabification(key): vi‧ro

NounEdit

viro

  1. Estonian (language)
    Synonyms: eesti, eestin kieli, viron kieli

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of viro (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative viro
genitive viron
partitive viroa
illative viroon
singular plural
nominative viro
accusative nom. viro
gen. viron
genitive viron
partitive viroa
inessive virossa
elative virosta
illative viroon
adessive virolla
ablative virolta
allative virolle
essive virona
translative viroksi
instructive
abessive virotta
comitative
Possessive forms of viro (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person vironi viromme
2nd person virosi vironne
3rd person vironsa

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

VerbEdit

viro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of virar

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Esperanto viro, from Latin vir.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

viro (plural viri)

  1. man
    Synonym: homulo
    Coordinate term: muliero

Derived termsEdit

  • virala (manly, virile)
  • vireso (manhood, manliness, virility)

IngrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Finnish viro.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

viro

  1. (in the plural) Estonians
  2. (in the singular) Estonian language
    • 1936, V. I. Junus, Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 3:
      Naapurikeeliin, suomen, viron ja vadjan keeliin kera iƶoran keeli ono siottu oman strukturan, fonettisen, äänisostavan, kautta, mut iƶoran keeleel ono suur yhtehös i karjalan keelen kera.
      The Ingrian language is related to its neighbouring languages, Finnish, Estonian and Votic, through [its] own structure, that of phonetics, the inventory of sounds, but the Ingrian language has a strong connection with the Karelian language, too.

Usage notesEdit

  • As with other plural ethnonyms, the meaning may be better translated as "the Estonian language" in the genitive and translative singular:
    Viron keeli.Estonian language.
    Lukkia viroks.To read Estonian.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of viro (type 4/koivu, no gradation, gemination)
singular plural
nominative viro virot
genitive viron virroin, viroloin
partitive virroa viroja, viroloja
illative virroo virroi, viroloihe
inessive viros virois, virolois
elative virost viroist, viroloist
allative virolle viroille, viroloille
adessive virol viroil, viroloil
ablative virolt viroilt, viroloilt
translative viroks viroiks, viroloiks
essive vironna, virroon viroinna, viroloinna, virroin, viroloin
exessive1) viront viroint, viroloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 669

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

viro (plural viros)

  1. man

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit


ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvi.ro/
  • Rhymes: -iro
  • Hyphenation: vì‧ro

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin virum (man), from Proto-Indo-European *wiHrós.

NounEdit

viro m (plural viri)

  1. (poetic) man (a male adult)
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Paradiso, Le Monnier (2002), Canto XXIV, p. 432-433, vv. 34-36:
      Ed ella: «O luce etterna del gran viro ¶ a cui Nostro Segnor lasciò le chiavi, ¶ ch'ei portò giù, di questo gaudio miro, [...]»
      And she: «O light eterne of the great man ¶ to whom our Lord delivered up the keys ¶ he carried down of this miraculous joy, [...]»
    Synonyms: (archaic, regional) omo, uomo

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

viro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of virare

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

virō

  1. dative/ablative singular of vir

NounEdit

vīrō

  1. dative/ablative singular of vīrus

ReferencesEdit


PaumaríEdit

NounEdit

viro f

  1. parrot

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

viro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of virar; "I turn"

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbiɾo/ [ˈbi.ɾo]
  • Rhymes: -iɾo
  • Hyphenation: vi‧ro

VerbEdit

viro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of virar

TeanuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vanikoro *virə, from Proto-Oceanic *piʀu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *biʀu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

viro

  1. fan palm

ReferencesEdit


VoticEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Compare Finnish Viro, Estonian Viru.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Luuditsa, Liivtšülä) IPA(key): /ˈviroː/, [ˈvirːo]
  • Rhymes: -iroː

AdjectiveEdit

viro

  1. (not inflected) Estonian

NounEdit

viro

  1. Estonian (language)

InflectionEdit

The following forms exist:

  • the genitive singular and partitive singular, both viro (except in dialects without reduction where they are viroo)
  • the translative singular virossi

ReferencesEdit

  • V. Hallap, E. Adler, S. Grünberg, M. Leppik (2012), “viroo”, in Vadja keele sõnaraamat [A dictionary of the Votic language], 2 edition, Tallinn