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English word crying comes from English landlubber, English cry.

Crying etymology ?

Crying detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
landlubber English (eng) (nautical, pejorative) Someone unfamiliar with the sea or seamanship, especially a novice seaman.
cry English (eng) (ambitransitive) To shout, scream, yell.. (intransitive) To shed tears; to weep.. (intransitive) To utter inarticulate sounds, as animals do.. (transitive) To cause to do something, or bring to some state, by crying or weeping.. (transitive) To utter loudly; to call out; to declare publicly.. Hence, to publish the banns of, as for marriage.. To make oral and public proclamation of; to notify [...]
crying English (eng) That demands action or attention.. That deserves rebuke or censure. Action of the verb cry.

Words with the same origin as crying

Descendants of landlubber
landlubbing