ber

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See also: bér, bèr, and bër

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ber (plural ber)

  1. Jujube.

References[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *bōr-, from Proto-Indo-European *bhōrs-, from root *bhrs 'point, tip bolt'. Cognate to Old Irish barr (point).[1]

Noun[edit]

ber m (indefinite plural berë, definite singular beri, definite plural berët)

  1. bow; arc, arch
  2. arrow
  3. javelin, lance
  4. European whipsnake (Coluber jugularis)

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.95

Faroese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse ber, from Proto-Germanic *basja-, *bazja-.

Noun[edit]

ber n (genitive singular bers, plural ber)

  1. berry
Declension[edit]
n22 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ber berið ber berini
Accusative ber berið ber berini
Dative beri berinum ber(j)um ber(j)unum
Genitive bers bersins berja berjanna
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Conjugated form.

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. third-person singular present of bera
  2. second-person singular imperative of bera
Derived terms[edit]

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse berr, from Proto-Germanic *bazaz.

Adjective[edit]

ber (comparative berari, superlative berastur)

  1. bare
  2. bare, naked
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ber, from Proto-Germanic *basja-, *bazja-.

Noun[edit]

ber n

  1. berry
  2. indefinite accusative singular of ber
  3. indefinite nominative plural of ber
  4. indefinite accusative plural of ber
Declension[edit]
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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

ber

  1. rafsi of berti.

Mirandese[edit]

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. to see

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bērō, whence also Old High German bāra.

Noun[edit]

bēr f

  1. bier; a litter to transport dead people

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

ber m

  1. nominative singular of baron

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

·ber

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive conjunct of beirid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ber ber
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mber
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *basją, *bazją, whence also Old English beriġe, Old High German beri, Gothic 𐌱𐌰𐍃𐌹 (basi).

Noun[edit]

ber n

  1. berry

Descendants[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. present tense of be.

Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Cardinal numeral[edit]

Tatar cardinal numbers
  1 2
    Cardinal : ber
    Ordinal : berençe

ber (Cyrillic spelling бер)

  1. (cardinal) one



Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English bear (Ursidae).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ber (plural bers)

  1. (male or female) bear (ursid)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ber

  1. feminine form of byr

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ber fer mer unchanged