ofer

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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *uber, from Proto-Indo-European *upér-, a comparative form of *upo.

Germanic cognates: Old Saxon oƀar, Dutch over, Old High German ubar (whence German über), Old Norse yfir (whence Swedish över), Gothic 𐌿𐍆𐌰𐍂 (ufar).

Indo-European cognates: Ancient Greek ὕπερ (húper), ὑπέρ (hupér), Latin super, Old Irish for (Welsh gor-).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ofer

  1. over, above

Preposition[edit]

ofer

  1. over, above

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ōferaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ōfer m

  1. border, edge; specifically, shore, riverbank
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Middle English: over

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ofer

  1. first-person singular present tense form of oferi.
  2. first-person singular subjunctive form of oferi.