yer

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See also: -yer and YER

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Representing an imprecise, unstressed pronunciation of you, your and you're.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

yer (slang or dialectal in all the senses given below)

  1. (UK, slang) your
    • 1991, Thomas Hayden, The Killing Frost, London: Random Century Group
      'Make yer way down to the station,' he said.
  2. (slang, rare) you
    • 1992, Mary Jane Staples, Sergeant Joe, London: Corgi Books
      'Still, yer got nice looks,' said Ella.

Adverb[edit]

yer

  1. (UK, slang) yeah; yes

Contraction[edit]

yer

  1. (UK, slang) you're
    • 1991, Kathleen Dayus, Where There's Life, London: Virago Press Ltd
      Yer a lotta nosey parkers.

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Breton[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

yer f

  1. Plural form of yar.

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

yer f pl

  1. plural form of yar

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

yer

  1. earth.
  2. place, location.

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Novial[edit]

Adverb[edit]

yer

  1. yesterday

Scots[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

yer

  1. your

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic, from Proto-Turkic.

Noun[edit]

yer (definite accusative yeri, plural yerler)

  1. place, location
  2. the ground, the earth

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