mer

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See also: MER, mer-, mér, mêr, měr, měŕ, and -mer

Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin *melum < mālum. Compare Daco-Romanian măr.

Noun[edit]

mer n (plural meare)

  1. apple

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse merr, from Proto-Germanic *marhijō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mer f (genitive singular merar, plural merar)

  1. mare, female horse

Declension[edit]

f6 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mer merin merar merarnar
Accusative mer merina merar merarnar
Dative mer merini merum merunum
Genitive merar merarinnar mera meranna

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French mare, from Old French mare, from Latin mare, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mer f (plural mers)

  1. sea (large body of water)

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mer

  1. to dare (have courage to do something)
  2. to get some liquid or grainy substance out of somewhere by turning in a bowl shaped object and let it fill

Derived terms[edit]


Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

mer

  1. rafsi of merko.

Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mer

  1. unstressed form of mir

Declension[edit]


Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French mare, from Latin mare, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Noun[edit]

mer f (plural mers)

  1. sea (large body of water)

Descendants[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse meiri

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mer

  1. more; used in forming the comparative form of long/foreign adjectives

Derived terms[edit]

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References[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mare, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Noun[edit]

mer f (oblique plural mers, nominative singular mer, nominative plural mers)

  1. sea (large body of water)

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle French: mer
  • Walloon: mer

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *batiz.

Adverb[edit]

mēr

  1. more

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) mar

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mare, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Noun[edit]

mer m (plural mers)

  1. (Puter) sea

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse meir, from Proto-Germanic *maiz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mer

  1. Comparative form of mycket, used in construction of comparative form of certain adjectives; more,

Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French mer, from Latin mare, from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Noun[edit]

mer ?

  1. sea

Welsh[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mer

  1. Mutated form of ber (short).

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ber fer mer unchanged