sauer

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German sūr, M.H.G sūr, from Proto-Germanic *sūraz, from Proto-Indo-European *sūr-. Cognate to Low German suur, Dutch zuur, English sour, Danish and Swedish sur.

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sauer (comparative saurer, superlative am sauersten)

  1. sour
  2. acidic
  3. unpleasant
    eine saure Erinnerung – an unpleasant remembrance
  4. (colloquial) annoyed, angry, pissed off

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sauer

  1. sour
    Dës Zitroune si ganz sauer.
    These lemons are very sour.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauer m

  1. indefinite plural of sau

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauer m

  1. indefinite plural of sau