KUP/KORB

last update: 2014-02-11

Natural languages

language entry translation phonetic
shape
semantic
field
reference
Akkadiankapāpu (kabābu)to curve, bowKUPbendingBlack
Akkadiankapāṣu (kabāṣu)1. bend back, distort, 2. of part of body, snake, horn of moon, part of liver, 3. make squint, 4. is bent, be bent up (of parts o liver)KUPbendingBlack
Akkadiankippatucircumference, circleKUPcircleBlack
Akkadiankippatutendril, twining stem of vineKUPbendingBlack
Akkadiankippatuhandle, grip of vessel, musical instrumentKUPhookBlack
Akkadiankuppucistern, water sourceKUPvesselBlack
Akkadiankuppupuvery bentKUPbendingBlack
AkkadianqabūtubowlKUPvesselBlack
Akkadianquppubox, basket, cageKUPvesselBlack
Akkadiangamlubent stick (as projectile), throwing stickKORBhookBlack
Akkadiankapālu (qapālu)to roll up, wind up, intertwineKORBbendingBlack
Akkadiankappultumwrapping (as purpose of textile)KORBbendingBlack
Akkadiankarmuheap, moundKORBlumpBlack
Akkadiankibānulump (of earth)KORBlumpPSD
Akkadianqebēru(m)1. bury 2. wrap up (as though for burial) 3. be rolled up, convoluted (?)KORBbendingBlack
Amharickarabo (kabaro)drumKORBvessel
Old Englishcrump, crumbcrookedKORBbendingKlein
AramaickūbjugKUPvessel
AramaicqubbadomeKUPdome
AramaicġarrāfanoriaKORBcircle
Avestankamarāgirdle, beltKORBcircleFrisk
Basquekoporbowl, basinKORBvessel
ChagataikoburčakboxKORBvesselVasmer
ChagataikopurvesselKORBvesselVasmer
WelshcwmvalleyKUPcavity
Dutchklamp < Old Dutch *clampeclampKORBhookKlein
Englishcobround object (1589), stone of a fruit (1825), testicle (1818), roundish heap, lump, haystack, knot of hair (17th-18th century), lump of coal (1804), dumpling (1898)KUPlumpOED
Englishcobhead of a herring (1594), seeding head of wheat, clover etc. (1894)KUPheadOED
Englishcobmale swan (1570), a kind of fish (1611), short-legged horse (1818)KUPyoung animalOED
Englishcobgreat man, big man, leading man (1420), wealthy man, miser (1548), huge, lumpish person (1583)KUPswellingOED
Englishcoif < Old French coiffecap, headdressKUPhatKlein
Englishcoop < Latin cūpabarrel, caskKUPvesselKlein
Englishgaff < Middle French gaffelong pole with an attached fishhookKUPhook
Englishgoblump of soft or sticky materialKUPlump
Englishheap < PIE *keu-p-heapKUPlumpKlein
Englishcalf < PIE *gwelbh-/*gwolbh-calf, young of a cow, etc.KORByoung animalKlein
Englishclamp < Old Dutch *clampeclamp, device for fasteningKORBhookKlein
Englishcobble < English cobcobble, rounded stoneKORBlumpKlein
Englishcoble < Latin caupulusa kind of fishing boatKORBvesselKlein
EnglishcribcribKORBvessel
Englishcrumplecurl upKORBbending
Englishgrave < PIE *grebh-/*grobh-grave, tombKORBcavityKlein
Englishgroove < PIE *grebh-/*grobh-groove, furrowKORBcavityKlein
Englishhamper < Old French hanapierlarge basketKORBvessel
EstoniankolpskullKORBhead
FinnishkaivaadigKUPcavity
Finnishkuhmuknot, swellingKUPswelling
FinnishkuoppaholeKUPcavity
Finnishkyhmyswelling, protuberanceKUPswelling
Finnishkimpaleslab, chunk, clod, lump, large irregular pieceKORBlump
Finnishklimppigob, clump, clotKORBlump
Finnishkumarabent, bowedKORBbending
Frenchcabasbag, basketKUPvessel
Frenchcoffinpouch full of water where a whetstone is carried (arch.)KUPlump
Frenchcoiffe < Latin cofia (cofea)headdress, capKUPhatKlein
FrenchcouffecarrycotKUPvessel
FrenchcouffincarrycotKUPvessel
Frenchcoupe < Latin cuppacupKUPvessel
Frenchcuve < Latin cūpavatKUPvessel
Frenchcarafe < Italian caraffadecanter, carafeKORBvesselKluge
FrenchcourberbendKORBbending
Frenchcrampon < Old High German kramphcrampon, grappling ironKORBbendingKlein
Middle Frenchgaffelong pole with an attached fishhookKUPhookDMF
Old Frenchhanap < Frankish *hnapgobletKUPvesselKlein
Old Frenchhanapier < Old French hanapa basket for holding a gobletKORBvesselKlein
GeorgiangumbatidomeKUPdome
GeorgiankhbocalfKUPyoung animal
Georgiankamari < Persian kamargirdle, beltKORBcircle
GermanHaupt < PIE *kap-ut-head (arch.)KUPheadKluge, Vaan
GermanHüfte < PIE *?keu-b-hipKUPbendingKluge
GermanHumpentankardKUPvessel
GermanKopf < Latin cuppaheadKUPhead
GermanKufe < Latin cūpavat, tub (especially for transporting salt)KUPvesselKluge
GermanKolbenvarious club-like or cylindric objects: corncob, spadix, butt of a rifle, club or mace proper; pistonKORBlump
GermanGraben < PIE *grebh-/*grobh-ditchKORBcavityKlein
GermanKalb < PIE *gwelbh-/*gwolbh-calfKORByoung animalKlein
GermanKerbedent, grooveKORBcavity
GermanKolbenlaboratory flaskKORBvessel
GermanKorb < Latin corbisbasketKORBvesselKluge
GermanKropf < Proto-Germanic *kruppa-crop, craw (outwards expanded portion of the alimentary tract in birds)KORBswellingKöbler
GermankrummcrookedKORBbending
GermanKübel < Latin cūpellatub, bucketKORBvesselKluge
GermanKuppel < Italian cupoladomeKORBdomeKluge
GeezkarabobasketKORBvessel
Old High Germankramphbent, crookedKORBbendingKöbler
Old High Germankrimpfancrinkle, wrinkle up, curveKORBbendingKöbler, Klein
Greek (Ancient)κάλυμμαhead-covering, hood, veilKUPhat
Greek (Ancient)κάμπτω1. bend, curve, 2. turn or guide a horse or chariot round the turning-post, 3. (music) with his turns and twists, 4. to be bent or bowed downKUPbendingLiddell
Greek (Ancient)κιβωτόςa wooden box, chest, cofferKUPvesselLiddell
Greek (Ancient)κόφινοςbasketKUPvesselLiddell
Greek (Ancient)κυβιστάωtumble head foremostKUProtationLiddell
Greek (Ancient)κύβος1. cubical die, 2. vertebra, 3. block of stone, 4. piece of salt fish, 5. kind of cubic cake, 6. hollow above the hips of cattle, 7. part of an irrigation-machineKUPhookLiddell
Greek (Ancient)κύμβηhollow of a vessel, drinking cup, bowl; boatKUPvesselLiddell
Greek (Ancient)κύμβηheadKUPheadLiddell
Greek (Ancient)κύμβηknapsack, walletKUPlumpLiddell
Greek (Ancient)κύμβοςcupKUPvesselLiddell
Greek (Ancient)γλάφῠ < ?hollow, cavernKORBcavityLiddell, Frisk
Greek (Ancient)κάλπις < ?pitcher, urnKORBvesselLiddell, Frisk
Greek (Ancient)καμάρα (καμέρα) < ?anything with an arched cover: covered carriage; covered boat or barge; vaulted chamber; burial chamber; vault of heaven; vaulted ceilingKORBdomeLiddell, Frisk
Greek (Ancient)κάραβοςlight shipKORBvesselLiddell
Greek (Ancient)κελεβήcup, jarKORBvesselLiddell
Greek (Ancient)κεφαλή < PIE *ghebh(e)l-headKORBheadLiddell, Frisk
Greek (Ancient)κλίμα inclination, slope of groundKORBcircleLiddell
Hindikhopri < Sanskrit kharparaskullKORBheadKlein
Hungariangamóhook (1604), crook (1708), branches (1795)KUPhookBenkő
Hungariangamóhaving windgalls (swellings on the joints of horses) (1802), big, unshapely foot (1885)KUPswellingBenkő
Hungarianhimpókwindgall (swelling on the joints of a horse)KUPswelling
HungariankampóhookKUPhook
HungariankalaphatKORBhat
Hungariankoporsó < Chagatai koburčakcoffinKORBvesselVasmer
Italiangabbiabasket for fowls, coopKUPvessel
Italiancaraffa < Spanish garaffadecanter, carafeKORBvesselKluge
Italiancupola < Latin cūpula (cuppula)domeKORBdome
Japanesekabanbag, basket, briefcaseKUPvessel
JapanesekabutohelmetKUPhat
Japanesekobubump, lump, protuberance, swellingKUPswelling
Japanesekubineck, headKUPhead
Japanesekubomihollow, cavityKUPvessel
Japanesekurumuwrap upKORBbending
Koreankoptabe windingKUPbendingSohn
Koreankwuptabe bentKUPbendingSohn
Latincappacape, hooded cloakKUPhat
Latincaput < PIE *kap-ut-headKUPheadVaan
Latincavus < PIE *ḱouH-ó-hollow, excavated, concave, deep (of water)KUPcavityVaan
Latincofia (cofea)capKUPhatKlein
Latincubitus < PIE *?keu-b-elbow, forearmKUPbendingVaan
Latincūpa < PIE *?kū̆p- (uncertain)cask, tub, barrelKUPvesselVaan
LatincuphiacapKUPhatKlein
Latincuppa < PIE *?kū̆p- (uncertain)cupKUPvesselVaan
Latingibbus < PIE *?geibh- (uncertain)hump, hunchbackedKUPswellingVaan
Latinkophinus < Greek (Ancient) κόφινοςbasket, hamperKUPvessel
Latincalparwine-jar, pitcherKORBvesselOLD
Latincalvāria < PIE *klHe-/klHou̯o-skullKORBheadVaan
Latincalvus < PIE *klHe-/klHou̯o-baldKORBheadVaan
Latincamuruscurved or arched inwards; having such hornsKORBbendingOLD
Latincapella < Latin cappacloak, hat, capKORBhat
Latincarabus < Greek (Ancient) κάραβοςsmall wicker boat covered with leatherKORBvessel
Latincaupulusa kind of small shipKORBvesselKlein
Latincaverna < Latin cavuscave, holeKORBcavity
Latincorbis < PIE *?k(o)rbh-i- (uncertain)basketKORBvesselVaan
Latincorbīta < Latin corbisship-load, cargo shipKORBvesselVaan
Latincumulus < PIE *ḱuh1-mo-heap, pileKORBlumpVaan
Latincūpella < Latin cūpasmall vat or caskKORBvessel
Latincūpula (cuppula) < Latin cūpa (cuppa)small, crooked handleKORBhook
Latincūpula (cuppula) < Latin cūpa (cuppa)little tub, caskKORBvessel
Latincūpula (cuppula) < Latin cūpa (cuppa)small burying vaultKORBdome
Latincurvus < PIE *?kuru̯o- (uncertain)bent, crooked, curvedKORBbendingVaan
Latinglēba (glaeba) < PIE *?gleb(h)-lump of earth, clodKORBlumpVaan
Latinglobus < PIE *?glob(h)- (uncertain)sphere, globeKORBcircle
Latinglomus < PIE *glem-ball-shaped massKORBlumpKlein, Vaan
Malayalamkoppara < Hindi khopricoconutKORBlumpKlein
NivkhqobladleKUPvesselSavelyeva
Old Norsekobbiyoung sealKUPyoung animalVigfusson
Old Norsecropp < Proto-Germanic *kruppa-hump, bulgeKORBswellingKöbler
Old JapanesekabuheadKUPhead
Persiangonbaddome, vault, archKUPdome
PersiankamarwaistKORBcircle
Polishklomb < English clumpflowerbedKORBlumpVasmer
Quechuakump’ucrooked, hunchbackedKUPswelling
Quechuaq’iwiarc, bow, curve; crooked, curvedKUPbending
Russianкабушка (кабушек)small lump (especially of curd or cheese)KUPlumpDahl
RussianкапburlKUPswelling
Russianкоба (кова)stump, snag; pile for fastening boats; hummock (arch.)KUPlumpDahl
Russianкобенитьсяbend, writhe, squirm, wriggle (arch.)KUPbending
Russianкобенякbag, pouch; awkward, clumsy person (arch.)KUPlumpDahl
Russianкомlump, ballKUPlump
RussianкопатьdigKUPcavity
Russianкопнаhaycock; something having the shape of a haycock (in particular a tuft of hair)KUPlump
Russianковчегbox, vessel (archaic); Ark of the Covenant, Noah's ArkKUPvesselVasmer
RussianковшladleKUPvessel
RussianкубvatKUPvessel
Russianкубитьсяgather into a pile, lump, crowdKUPlumpDahl
Russianкубок < Russian кубcup, goblet, bowlKUPvesselVasmer
RussianкувшинjugKUPvessel
Russianглыбаbig lumpKORBlump
RussianголоваheadKORBhead
Russianкарапузpudgy, chubby childKORBswelling
Russianкаравайlarge round bread; round cake; boulder, roundish underwater stoneKORBlumpDahl
RussianкарманpocketKORBvessel
Russianклубpuff, roundish formation of smoke, dust, mistKORBlump
RussianклубеньtuberKORBlump
Russianкоблоpit (arch.)KORBcavityDahl
Russianколобball, round breadKORBlump
Russianколпак < Turkish kalpakhigh-crowned cap, cowlKORBhatVasmer
RussianколыбельcribKORBvessel
Russianкороб < PIE *?k(o)rbh-i- (uncertain)basket, boxKORBvesselVaan
Russianкоробья1. basket, chest, box 2. measure of grainKORBvessel
Russianковалокchunk, slice (esp. of meat) (arch.)KORBlumpDahl
Russianковеркатьbend, distortKORBbending
Russianкубарьspinning topKORBrotation
RussianкубельvatKORBvesselDahl
Russianкубель1. wooden toy sphere 2. wallet, knapsack out of birch barkKORBlumpDahl
Russianкувырокsomersault, roll, tumbleKORBrotation
Sanskritkumbhájar, pitcher, water-pot, ewer, small water-jarKUPvesselVasmer, Liddell, Monier-Williams
Sanskritkumbháthe frontal globe or prominence on the upper part of the forehead of an elephantKUPswellingMonier-Williams
Sanskritkapālaskull, cranium, skull-boneKORBheadMonier-Williams
Sanskritkapālacup, jar, dishKORBvesselMonier-Williams
Sanskritkharpara1. thief, rogue, cheat 2. skull 3. a beggar's bowl or dish, 4. an umbrella or parasol 5. a kind of mineral substanceKORBheadMonier-Williams
Spanishgarrafa < Aramaic ġarrāfadecanter, carafeKORBvesselKluge
Sumeriangamshepherd's crook, bent stick; haft, hiltKUPhookPSD
Sumeriankibidbackside, assKUPswellingPSD
SumeriangabilbasketKORBvesselPSD
TamilkappalshipKORBvessel
Turkishkalpakhigh-crowned capKORBhat
Ukranianкаблукcurve, bend of a roadKORBbendingVasmer

Eldarin languages

language entry translation phonetic
shape
semantic
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Goldogrincam < KAVA-bent, bowed; submissive, humbleKUPbendingGL:25
Goldogrincam(m)a- < KAVA-stoop, bend, bow, cowerKUPbendingGL:25
Goldogrincaug < KAẆA- 'stoop'a humpbackKUPswellingGL:25
Goldogrincaug < KAVA-humped, bulgingKUPswellingGL:25
Goldogrincaug < KAVA-bentKUPbendingGL:25
Goldogrin{cav-} < KAVA-to bend, make stoopKUPbendingGL:25
Goldogrincub < *KUPU-hollowKUPcavityGL:27
Goldogrin{cûf} < *KUPU-hollowKUPcavityGL:27
Goldogrincûm < KUMU- 'heap up'mound, especially grave, burial moundKUPlumpGL:27
Goldogrincuptha- < *KUVU-bend (tr.)KUPbendingGL:27
Goldogrincuvon < *KUVU-bowed, bent, concaveKUPbendingGL:27
Goldogringob < *KOPO-hollow of handKUPcavityGL:40
Goldogrincorm < *KORO-{a globe}, a ring or circle, a discKORBcircleGL:26
Goldogrincorob < *KORO-a skullKORBheadGL:26
Noldorincumb, cum < KUB-mound, heapKUPlumpLR:365
Noldoringamp < GAP-hook, clawKUPhookLR:357
Noldorincalf < KALPA-water-vesselKORBvesselLR:362
Noldorincrib- < krikw-to bendKORBbendingPE13:141
Q(u)enya{kamba} < KAVA- < *KABA-bend [sic], crookedKUPbendingGL:25
Q(u)enyakambe < KAB- 'hollow'hollow (of hand)KUPcavityLR:361
Q(u)enyakambo < KAVA- < *KABA-cellar, cave, vaultKUPdomeQL:45
Q(u)enyakauka < KAẆA- 'stoop'crooked, bent, bowedKUPbendingQL:45, GL:25
Q(u)enyakauka < KAẆA- 'stoop'humpedKUPswellingQL:45
Q(u)enyakauko (-u) < KAẆA- 'stoop'a humpbackKUPswellingGL:25, GL:25
Q(u)enyakava- < KAVA- < *KABA-digKUPcavityQL:45
Q(u)enyakawin < KAẆA- 'stoop'I bow, make obeisanceKUPbendingQL:45
Q(u)enyakōma < KOMO-a ballKUPcircleQL:47
Q(u)enyakōmea < KOMO-globe-shaped, roundKUPcircleQL:47
Q(u)enyakop- < *KOPO-hollow of handKUPcavityGL:40
Q(u)enyakumbe < KUB-mound, heapKUPlumpLR:365
Q(u)enyakumbe < KUMU- 'heap up'a pile, heap, load, burdenKUPlumpQL:49
Q(u)enyakúme < KUMU- 'heap up'a pile, heap, load, burdenKUPlumpQL:49
Q(u)enyakumpo < KUMU- 'heap up'pileKUPlumpQL:49
Q(u)enyakūne < KUVU- 'bend, bow'crescent, bowKUPbendingQL:49
Q(u)enyakupta- < KUPU- 'hump'to hump up, look humpy, etc.KUPswellingQL:49
Q(u)enyakuptulo < KUPU- 'hump'camelKUPswellingQL:49
Q(u)enyakalpa < KALPA-water-vesselKORBvesselLR:362
Q(u)enyakalpa- < KALPA-draw water, scoop out, bale outKORBcavityLR:362
Q(u)enyakolma < KOL-ringKORBcircleVT45:23
Q(u)enyakorma < *KOR-ringKORBcircleLotR
Sindarinhaudh < KHAB- 'heap up, pile up'funeral moundKUPlumpPE19:91
Sindarincarab < *KARAP-hatKORBhatWJ:426
Telerinhamna < KHAB- 'heap up, pile up'funeral moundKUPlumpPE19:91

Statistics

total count

nat.lang.: 205
Eldarin: 43

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Table of abbreviations

abbreviation reference
BenkőA magyar nyelv történeti-etimológiai szótára; Benkő, L., 1967-1976
BlackA Concise Dictionary of Akkadian; Black, J., George, A., Postgate, N., 2000
DahlТолковый словарь живого великорусского языка; Даль, В. И., 1880-1882
DMFDictionnaire du Moyen Français (1330-1500); Université de Lorraine, 2012
FriskGriechisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch; Frisk, H., 1960
KleinA Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the English Language; Klein, E., 1966
KlugeEtymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache; Kluge, F., 2002
LiddellA Greek-English Lexicon; Liddell, H. G., Scott, R., 1996
Monier-WilliamsA Sanskrit-English Dictionary, Etymologically and Philologically Arranged; Monier-Williams, M., 1899
OEDOxford English Dictionary; 1989
OLDOxford Latin Dictionary; 1968
PSDThe Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary; Sjöberg, Å., Leichty, E., 1974-2006
SavelyevaНивхско-русский словарь; Савельева В. Н., Таксами Ч. М., 1970
SohnThe Korean Language; Sohn, H. M., 2001
VaanEtymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages; Vaan, M. de, 2008
VasmerEtymological dictionary of the Russian language; Vasmer, M., 1950/1961
VigfussonAn Icelandic-English Dictionary; Cleasby R., Vigfusson G., 1874