governer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From govern +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

governer (plural governers)

  1. Alternative spelling of governor

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin gubernō.

Verb[edit]

governer

  1. to guide; to steer
  2. to govern

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-rns, *-rnt are modified to rz, rt. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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