vers

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vers (not comparable)

  1. Abbreviation of versatile.

Noun[edit]

vers

  1. Abbreviation of versine or versed sine.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch versch, from Old Dutch *fersk, *frisk, from Frankish *fersk, *frisk, from Proto-Germanic *friskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *preisk-. Compare German frisch, West Frisian farsk, English fresh, Danish and Norwegian fersk. Doublet of fris.

Adjective[edit]

vers (comparative verser, superlative meest vers or verst)

  1. fresh
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Noun[edit]

vers f (plural verzen, diminutive versje n)

  1. verse, stanza
  2. poem

French[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin versus (past participle of vertere).[1] Cognate to Italian verso (preposition).

Preposition[edit]

vers

  1. towards
  2. around, circa (with a date)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin versus.

Noun[edit]

vers m (plural vers)

  1. verse

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

vers m pl

  1. plural form of ver

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2009, Jacqueline Picoche; Jean-Claude Rolland, Dictionnaire étymologique du français (in French), Paris: Dictionnaires Le Robert:

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin versus

Noun[edit]

vers (plural versek)

  1. verse
  2. poem
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Etymology 2[edit]

Of unknown origin.

Noun[edit]

vers (plural versek)

  1. (obsolete) race
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Ido[edit]

Preposition[edit]

vers

  1. toward

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French vers, Italian verso, Latin versus.

Noun[edit]

vers n (plural versuri)

  1. verse
  2. lyric

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin versus. Compare versificírati / vèrsifikovati.

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vȅrs m (Cyrillic spelling ве̏рс)

  1. (archaic) verse

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References[edit]

  • vers” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

vers c

  1. verse, poetry, rhyme
    han skriver vers
    he writes poetry
    julhälsningen var skriven på vers
    the Christmas greeting was written in verse
  2. a poem
    han har skrivit en vers till mig
    he has written a poem to me
  3. a verse (of a song)
  4. a verse (of the Bible)
    Den gyllene regeln står i Matteusevangeliet, kapitel 7, vers 12
    The golden rule is found in the gospel of Matthew, chapter 7, verse 12

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