ner

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Formed by onomatopoeia. The extended form is neener.

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ner

  1. (slang, childish) An interjection generally used when gloating about a perceived cause of humiliation or inferiority for the person being addressed, often when disagreeing with a statement considered incorrect or irrelevant.
    You're wrong, so ner!
    I don't care what you think, so ner!
    I've got more sweets than you. Ner ner ner ner ner!

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Derived terms[edit]

ner ner ner ner ner
Emphatic form of ner — pronounced /nɜː nɜː nə nɜː nɜː/ and sung or spoken with the rhythm: crotchet, dotted quaver, semiquaver, crotchet, crotchet. Spelling is not canonical; alternatives are "ner ner na ner ner" or "ner ner ne ner ner".

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German[edit]

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Article[edit]

ner

  1. (colloquial) shorthand of einer "a"

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

ner

  1. rafsi of nenri.

Norwegian[edit]

Preposition[edit]

ner

  1. (until 2005, Bokmål) Alternative spelling of ned.

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Proto-Celtic *nero- (hero), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂nḗr. Cognate with Middle Welsh ner (chief, hero).

Noun[edit]

ner m

  1. boar

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) nair
  • (Surmiran) neir

Etymology[edit]

From Latin niger.

Adjective[edit]

ner m (feminine nera, masculine plural ners, feminine plural neras)

  1. (Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) black

Antonyms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Puter) alv
  • (Vallader) alb

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A contraction of earlier neder, from Old Norse niðr, from Proto-Germanic *niþer.

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Adverb[edit]

ner (not comparable)

  1. down; in a direction downwards
  2. down; off (with various verbs to denote something which is turned off or shut down)