Meer

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See also: meer and -meer

Alemannic German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Meer n ‎(plural Meer)

  1. sea

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German mere, mer, from Old High German meri, from Proto-Germanic *mari, from Proto-Indo-European *móri. Cognate with Dutch meer ‎(lake), Low German Meer, meer, English mere ‎(sea, lake).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Meer n ‎(genitive Meers or Meeres, plural Meere)

  1. sea
  2. (archaic, except in placenames) lake

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (sea): See f
  • (lake): See m

Derived terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Meer in Duden online