ager

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See also: äger, åger, and Ağer

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ager (plural agers)

  1. That which ages something.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse akr, from Proto-Germanic *akraz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros (field).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aːjər/, [ˈæːˀjɐ]

Noun[edit]

ager c (singular definite ageren, plural indefinite agre)

  1. field
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Etymology 2[edit]

See age (drive).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aːjər/, [ˈæːjɐ]

Verb[edit]

ager

  1. present tense of age

Etymology 3[edit]

See agere (act, play).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aɡeːr/, [aˈɡ̊eɐ̯ˀ]

Verb[edit]

ager or agér

  1. Imperative of agere.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *agros, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros. Cognates include Ancient Greek ἀγρός (agrós), Sanskrit अज्र (ájra) and Old English æcer (English acre).

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Noun[edit]

ager m (genitive agrī); second declension

  1. field, farm
  2. land, estate, park
  3. territory, country
  4. terrain
  5. soil
  6. vocative singular of ager

Inflection[edit]

Second declension, nominative singular in -er.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ager agrī
genitive agrī agrōrum
dative agrō agrīs
accusative agrum agrōs
ablative agrō agrīs
vocative ager
agre
agrī

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin agilis (swift).

Adjective[edit]

ager 4 nom/acc forms

  1. quick, swift.
  2. smart, cunning, sharp.
  3. (of objects) sharp

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