afer

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See also: Afer and afër

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Āfer

Adjective[edit]

afer

  1. Used as a specific epithet; African.

Breton[edit]

Noun[edit]

afer f

  1. affair

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

a- +‎ fer, compare French affaire.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

afer m (plural afers)

  1. affair
    afers estrangersforeign affairs

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Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

a- +‎ fer

Adverb[edit]

afer

  1. afar

Descendants[edit]

  • English: afar
  • Yola: avar, avare

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

a- +‎ fer

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈfeɾ/, [aˈfeɾ]

Noun[edit]

afer m (plural aferes)

  1. (archaic, often in the plural) affair, business
    Synonyms: negocio, quehacer
    • 1910, Concha Espina, Despertar Para Morir[1], published 1917:
      —Afinojado á tus pies en el lindor de la boscuria, yo olvidaría del mundo los aferes...
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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