Elmer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Medieval variant of the given name Aylmer, from Old English æþel ‎(noble) + mær ‎(famous) .

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Proper noun[edit]

Elmer

  1. A surname​.
  2. A male given name transferred back from the surname in the 19th century U.S.
  3. A city in Missouri.
  4. A borough in New Jersey.
  5. A town in Oklahoma.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from the English (American) Elmer in the 19th century.

Proper noun[edit]

Elmer

  1. A male given name.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from the (American) English Elmer in the 19th century.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈelmer/
  • Hyphenation: El‧mer

Proper noun[edit]

Elmer

  1. A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Elmer (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative Elmer Elmerit
genitive Elmerin Elmerien
Elmereiden
Elmereitten
partitive Elmeriä Elmereitä
Elmerejä
illative Elmeriin Elmereihin
singular plural
nominative Elmer Elmerit
accusative nom. Elmer Elmerit
gen. Elmerin
genitive Elmerin Elmerien
Elmereiden
Elmereitten
partitive Elmeriä Elmereitä
Elmerejä
inessive Elmerissä Elmereissä
elative Elmeristä Elmereistä
illative Elmeriin Elmereihin
adessive Elmerillä Elmereillä
ablative Elmeriltä Elmereiltä
allative Elmerille Elmereille
essive Elmerinä Elmereinä
translative Elmeriksi Elmereiksi
instructive Elmerein
abessive Elmerittä Elmereittä
comitative Elmereineen

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from the English (American) Elmer in the 19th century.

Proper noun[edit]

Elmer

  1. A male given name.