huer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

hue +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

huer (plural huers)

  1. One who cries out or gives an alarm.
  2. A balker or conder; one who watches shoals of fish so that they can be caught.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

huer c

  1. plural indefinite of hue

Verb[edit]

huer

  1. present tense of hue

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French huer (to hoot), from Old French huer (to shout to frighten an animal, or to release dogs for a chase), probably from Old Norse *huta (to shout, make a noise). Compare Norwegian huta (to shout, make a noise, shout commands at a dog). More at houspiller.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

huer

  1. to boo

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Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

huer

  1. to cry out

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

huer m, f

  1. indefinite plural of hue (Etymology 1)

huer n

  1. indefinite plural of hue (Etymology 2)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

huer f

  1. indefinite plural of hue

Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

huer

  1. to cry out

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.