erer

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English eror, erur, earre, arre, from Old English ǣrra (earlier, former, preceding), equivalent to ere +‎ -er.

Adjective[edit]

erer (not comparable)

  1. Former; previous.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English erer, ærer, from Old English ǣror (earlier, before, beforehand, formerly; rather), equivalent to ere +‎ -er.

Adverb[edit]

erer (not comparable)

  1. Before; formerly; at a former time.
  2. Sooner; rather; liever; in preference.

Breton[edit]

Un erer (an eagle)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *eriro- (eagle) (compare Welsh eryr, Cornish er, Old Irish irar), from Proto-Indo-European *or- (large bird).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

erer m

  1. eagle

Derived terms[edit]