oer

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

oer n (uncountable)

  1. ferrous ground, sand clotted by iron(III) oxide, bog iron ore

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *owgros (compare Old Irish úar), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂owg- (compare Old Armenian ոյծ (oyc)).

Adjective[edit]

oer (comparative oerach, superlative oeraf, equative oered)

  1. cold
    Mae hi’n oer tu allan.
    It’s cold outside.

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West Frisian[edit]

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oer

  1. over, across
  2. about, concerning
  3. on, upon

Examples

  1. "ynformaasje oer rinnende saken" (information concerning/about/on current events)
  2. "oer lân of oer see" (over land or over sea)