Gier

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German giri.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡiːɐ̯/
  • Rhymes: -iːɐ̯
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Gier f (genitive Gier, no plural)

  1. greed

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • gieren (by secondary association)

Proper noun[edit]

Gier m or f (genitive Giers)

  1. A surname​.

Further reading[edit]

  • Gier” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Gier in Duden online