aber

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See also: Aber and åber

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin habēre, present active infinitive of habeō(hold, have).

Verb[edit]

aber

  1. to have

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *aber, from Proto-Celtic *adberos. Cognate with Cornish aber(confluence, estuary), Old Welsh aper(confluence, estuary), Old Irish abor(estuary).

Noun[edit]

aber m, f ‎(plural aberioù)

  1. ria, estuary, mouth of a river

Verb[edit]

aber

  1. present tense of aberiñ

References[edit]

  • Victor Henry, Lexique Étymologique des termes les plus usuels du Breton Moderne, Plihon et Hervé, 1900, page {{{1}}}

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

aber c

  1. plural indefinite of abe

Verb[edit]

aber

  1. present tense of abe

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Breton aber.

Noun[edit]

aber m ‎(plural abers)

  1. (geography) A ria, especially one in Brittany.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German aber, aver, afer, from Old High German afur, afar, from Proto-Germanic *afar(behind). Compare Saterland Frisian oaber(but).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

aber

  1. again (mostly used in abermals, yet another time)

Conjunction[edit]

aber

  1. but, however, though

Derived terms[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish خبر(haber), from Arabic خَبَر(ḵabar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǎber/
  • Hyphenation: a‧ber

Noun[edit]

àber m ‎(Cyrillic spelling а̀бер)

  1. news information
  2. message
  3. sensation, feeling

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German aber(but), turned into a noun (as in "no buts and no ifs").

Noun[edit]

aber n

  1. a problem, an obstacle, a difficulty

Declension[edit]

The plural is the same, but definite forms do not apply.

References[edit]


Tarifit[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Tashelhit abliw

Noun[edit]

aber m ‎(plural abriwen, construct state waber)

  1. eyelash

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *aber, from Proto-Celtic *adberos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aber m, f (plural aberoedd or ebyr)

  1. estuary, mouth of a river

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
aber unchanged unchanged haber
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Zipser German[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

aber

  1. Alternative form of åber