Vers

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See also: vers, verš, and vers.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German vers, from Old High German fers, from Latin versus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɛrs/, [fɛʁs], [fɛɐ̯s], (Austria) [vɛʁs]
  • One of only a handful of Latinate words in which initial v- is /f/; compare Vesper, Vettel, Vize, Vogt.
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Vers m (genitive Verses, plural Verse, diminutive Verschen n or Verslein n)

  1. line (of a poem or song)
  2. verse

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Icelandic[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Vers

  1. genitive of Ver

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German vers, from Old High German fers, from Latin versus.

Noun[edit]

Vers m (plural Versen)

  1. verse