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Meaning of "craal" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRAAL

craal  [krɑːl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRAAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Craal is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb craal in English.

WHAT DOES CRAAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

craal

Kraal

Not to be mistaken with Graal A typical kraal near Bulawayo in the 19th century. Kraal is an Afrikaans and Dutch word for an enclosure for cattle or other livestock, located within an African settlement or village surrounded by a fence of thorn-bush branches, a palisade, mud wall, or other fencing, roughly circular in form. In Curaçao, another Dutch colony, the enclosure was called "koraal" which in Papiamentu is translated "kura".

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO CRAAL

PRESENT

Present
I craal
you craal
he/she/it craals
we craal
you craal
they craal
Present continuous
I am craaling
you are craaling
he/she/it is craaling
we are craaling
you are craaling
they are craaling
Present perfect
I have craaled
you have craaled
he/she/it has craaled
we have craaled
you have craaled
they have craaled
Present perfect continuous
I have been craaling
you have been craaling
he/she/it has been craaling
we have been craaling
you have been craaling
they have been craaling
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I craaled
you craaled
he/she/it craaled
we craaled
you craaled
they craaled
Past continuous
I was craaling
you were craaling
he/she/it was craaling
we were craaling
you were craaling
they were craaling
Past perfect
I had craaled
you had craaled
he/she/it had craaled
we had craaled
you had craaled
they had craaled
Past perfect continuous
I had been craaling
you had been craaling
he/she/it had been craaling
we had been craaling
you had been craaling
they had been craaling
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will craal
you will craal
he/she/it will craal
we will craal
you will craal
they will craal
Future continuous
I will be craaling
you will be craaling
he/she/it will be craaling
we will be craaling
you will be craaling
they will be craaling
Future perfect
I will have craaled
you will have craaled
he/she/it will have craaled
we will have craaled
you will have craaled
they will have craaled
Future perfect continuous
I will have been craaling
you will have been craaling
he/she/it will have been craaling
we will have been craaling
you will have been craaling
they will have been craaling
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would craal
you would craal
he/she/it would craal
we would craal
you would craal
they would craal
Conditional continuous
I would be craaling
you would be craaling
he/she/it would be craaling
we would be craaling
you would be craaling
they would be craaling
Conditional perfect
I would have craal
you would have craal
he/she/it would have craal
we would have craal
you would have craal
they would have craal
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been craaling
you would have been craaling
he/she/it would have been craaling
we would have been craaling
you would have been craaling
they would have been craaling
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you craal
we let´s craal
you craal
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to craal
Past participle
craaled
Present Participle
craaling
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRAAL


caporal
ˌkæpəˈrɑːl
carl
kɑːl
chorale
kɒˈrɑːl
corral
kɒˈrɑːl
Dahl
dɑːl
dal
dɑːl
halal
hɑːˈlɑːl
Imphal
ɪmˈfɑːl
Internationale
ˌɪntənæʃəˈnɑːl
kraal
krɑːl
locale
ləʊˈkɑːl
morale
mɒˈrɑːl
musicale
ˌmjuːzɪˈkɑːl
parle
pɑːl
pastorale
ˌpæstəˈrɑːl
rale
rɑːl
rationale
ˌræʃəˈnɑːl
riyal
rɪˈjɑːl
taal
tɑːl
toile
twɑːl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRAAL

cr.
crab
crab apple
crab cancrizans
crab canon
crab grass
crab louse
Crab Nebula
crab stick
Crabbe
crabbed
crabbedly
crabbedness
crabber
crabbier
crabbiest
crabbily
crabbiness
crabbing
crabby

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRAAL

aal
Baal
daal
dwaal
graal
kaal
kursaal
nagmaal
paal
Sangraal
the taal
Transvaal
tsotsitaal
Vaal
Waal

Synonyms and antonyms of craal in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «craal» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRAAL

Find out the translation of craal to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of craal from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «craal» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

craal
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

craal
570 millions of speakers

English

craal
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

craal
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

craal
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

craal
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

craal
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

craal
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

craal
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Craal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kraal
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

craal
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

craal
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Craal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

craal
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

craal
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कर्कश
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

craal
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

craal
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

craal
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

craal
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

craal
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

craal
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Craal
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

craal
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

craal
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of craal

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRAAL»

The term «craal» is normally little used and occupies the 135.079 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRAAL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «craal» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «craal» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about craal

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRAAL»

Discover the use of craal in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to craal and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Search for Katz
Two more boys backed off, one crying, “Geez, Craal, we won't be able to hurt them! Infinity City guys are immortal.” He said in a low voice to the other boy, “ Let's go, Eddie!” And, they also, turned and ran off. There were now five youths behind ...
Douglas Kendall, 2001
2
Tait's Edinburgh Magazine
As the procession neared the huts, they quickened their pace and raised their voices to the highest pitch, till they arrived at the said cattle craal, where they stood motionless and silent. A messenger from the Umdodie then bade them enter the ...
William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone, 1855
3
Graham's American Monthly Magazine of Literature, Art, and ...
Within this inclosure sat two rows of matrons with arms full of children, and within them again stood a dense body of armed warriors, ranged round the craal so as to leave a tolerably-sised space unoccupied in the centre ; the bridegroom (who,  ...
4
Life with the Zulus of Natal, South Africa
Passing through an undulating tract of country, well wooded, but not densely so, we at length reached the identical craal — a large circular enclosure formed of brushwood, and encircled with a score or two thatched huts. Within this enclosure  ...
George Holditch Mason, 1855
5
Trials of Slavery: Selected Documents Concerning Slaves from ...
Christoffel Hoorneft, dog meede teegens de waarheijt, dat soo als meer- gemelte Willem Brock en Jurgen Scholts in de craal van de schuur sprongen, hij, die onderweegs van haarlieden gehoort en vernoomen had dat zij van meeninge ...
Nigel Worden, Gerald Groenewald, 2005
6
The Traveller's Library
Passing through an undulating tract of country, well wooded, but riot densely so, we at length reached the identical craal—a large circular enclosure formed of brushwood, and encircled with a score or two thatched huts. VVithin this enclosure ...
7
Travels in the interior of Africa: from the Cape of Good ...
On our return to the craal, we were received, by both sexes, with general shouts of joy, which was the greater in consequence of their receiving back their sheep, and learning that the enemy were partly killed, and the rest driven away.
Zacharias Taurinius, 1801
8
Historical Account of the Most Celebrated Voyages, Travels, ...
William Fordyce Mavor. Kok's craal, while they retired in an opposite direction to the interior parts of Caffraria. After a forced march of three days, the travellers and caltle arrived at the banks of the Groot Vis River, where they cheerfully reposed, ...
William Fordyce Mavor, 1801
9
The Historical Magazine, Or, Classical Library of Public ...
Whether this saw&law prevails in everv craal, is not known; but it does not seem probable that the girls in overy craal are so obedient to the laws. BOSHIESMEN HOTTENTOTS. The Bofliresmen, particularly such as Hve round about Camdebo  ...
10
The Zulus of Natal: The Niger, Tshadda and Binuë
the craal, an order that they instantly obeyed, by twos ; the youngest leading the way, closely followed by the rest, and terminated by a knot of marriageable young ladies (Entombies), clustering thick about the bride — a fat, good- natured girl, ...
‎1856

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRAAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term craal is used in the context of the following news items.
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Vintner Tony Cartlidge's second act
“The owners, Maile Field and Lars Craal, moved to Virginia and offered to sell the 28-acre vineyard that had been owned by the same family ... «Napa Valley Register, May 15»
2
Durbanville Hills Honored To Be The Official Wine Of Presidential …
... and Durbanville Hills Pinotage from the Hills Range, Rhinofields Sauvignon Blanc from the Rhinofields Range and Biesjes Craal Sauvignon ... «PR Web, Jan 09»

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