Feier

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Central Franconian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See Füür.

Noun[edit]

Feier n

  1. (Moselle Franconian) fire

East Central German[edit]

Noun[edit]

Feier

  1. (Silesia) fire

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German vire, from Old High German fīra, from Latin fēriae.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfa̯ɪɐ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Feier f (genitive Feier, plural Feiern)

  1. celebration
  2. party
  3. ceremony
  4. service
  5. observance

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Hunsrik[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • fayer (Wiesemann spelling system)

Etymology[edit]

From Central Franconian Feier, from Old High German fiur, from Proto-Germanic *fōr, from Proto-Indo-European *péh₂wr̥. Cognate with German Feuer.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Feier n (plural Feier)

  1. fire
    Das Feier gehd net aan.
    The fire does not shine.

Further reading[edit]


Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old High German fiur, from Proto-Germanic *fōr. Cognate with German Feuer, Dutch vuur, West Frisian fjoer, English fire.

Noun[edit]

Feier n (plural Feieren)

  1. fire

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old High German fīra, ultimately from Latin fēriae. Compare German Feier.

Noun[edit]

Feier f (plural Feieren)

  1. celebration

Derived terms[edit]


Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German Feuer, English fire.

Noun[edit]

Feier n (plural Feire)

  1. fire