jer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Russian ер [yer] or ерь [yer’].

Noun[edit]

jer (plural jers)

  1. (linguistics) Ultra-short or reduced vowel in Proto- and Late Common Slavonic (or Slavic), then represented as ъ (back jer [ŭ]) or ь (front jer [ĭ]).

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse yðr, from Proto-Germanic *izwiz, dative/accusative of *jūz, from Proto-Indo-European *yū́.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

jer

  1. (personal) second person plural objective caseyou, yourselves

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

jēr

  1. Romanization of 𐌾𐌴𐍂

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

jer

  1. rafsi of jbera.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *je že.

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Conjunction[edit]

jȅr (Cyrillic spelling је̏р)

  1. because (for the reason)
    Mi smo ovd(j)e jer je jedan serijski ubojica/ubica u b(ij)egu — We happen to be here because there is a serial killer on the loose.
    Jer stalno ponavljaš jedno te isto. — 'Cause you say the same thing over and over again.
    Svi su mrtvi jer su tražili mene. — They' re all dead because they looked for me.
  2. for (for the reason)
    Neka sve slobodne d(j)evojke krenu na terasu jer mladenka će baciti buket. — Can we have all the single ladies out on the terrace for the tossing of the bride' s bouquet?

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References[edit]

  • jer” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Vilamovian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

jer m (feminine jeny, neuter jes)

  1. that, that one