yer

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

yer

  1. (UK, slang or dialectical) Eye dialect spelling of your.
    • 1991, Thomas Hayden, The Killing Frost, London: Random Century Group
      'Make yer way down to the station,' he said.
    1997, J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, iv:
    Las’ time I saw you, you was only a baby,’ said the giant. ‘Yeh look a lot like yer dad, but yeh’ve got yer mum’s eyes.’
  2. (UK, slang or dialectical, uncommon) Eye dialect spelling of you.
    • 1992, Mary Jane Staples, Sergeant Joe
      'Still, yer got nice looks,' said Ella.

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Adverb[edit]

yer

  1. (UK, slang or dialectical) Eye dialect spelling of yeah, yes.

Contraction[edit]

yer

  1. (UK, slang or dialectical) Eye dialect spelling of you're, you are.
    • 1991, Kathleen Dayus, Where There's Life, London: Virago Press Ltd
      Yer a lotta nosey parkers.
    1997, J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, iv:
    ‘Ah, go boil yer heads, both of yeh,’ said Hagrid. ‘Harry – yer a wizard.’

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Breton[edit]

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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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