aker

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

aker (plural akers)

  1. The old and regular spelling of acre
    • 1858, Jonathan Brown Bright, The Brights of Suffolk[1], edition Digitized, published 2006, page 127:
      … crope of an aker might have been worth=3 p aker ...
    • 1859, New England Historic Genealogical Society, The New England Historical & Genealogical Register[2], edition Digitized, S.G. Drake, published 2009, page 295:
      That all rates that shall arise upon the Towne shall be layed upon Lands accordinge to every ones p'portion aker for aker of howse lotts and aker for aker of meddowe both alike on this side and both alike on the other side …

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References[edit]

  • Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Basque *aker̄, from *ake- ‘male animal’ (compare aketz ‘boar’).

Noun[edit]

aker

  1. he-goat, billy goat

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *akraną.

Noun[edit]

aker m (plural akers, diminutive akertje n)

  1. acorn

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

aker m (Cyrillic spelling акер)

  1. acre

Vilamovian[edit]

Noun[edit]

aker m

  1. field (wide, open space used to grow crops)