ander

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See also: Ander, -ander, ander-, änder, ænder, and ånder

Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • anger (Ripuarian, now chiefly western dialects)
  • anner (chiefly Moselle Franconian)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German andar. The form is non-native in Central Franconian and borrowed from standard German in those eastern and central Ripuarian dialects that often replace their inherited -ng- with -nd-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ander ‎(masculine andere, feminine ander)

  1. (some dialects of Ripuarian) other
  2. (some dialects of Ripuarian) different

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch ander, from Old Dutch andar, from Proto-Germanic *anþeraz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ander ‎(not comparable)

  1. other
    De andere zijde.
    The other side.
  2. different
    Ik wil een andere fiets, deze zit niet fijn.
    I want a different bike, I don't sit well on this one.
  3. (archaic) second

Declension[edit]

Note: The predicative/adverbial form is anders, identical to the partitive form.

Inflection of ander
uninflected ander
inflected andere
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial anders
indefinite m./f. sing. andere
n. sing. ander
plural andere
definite andere
partitive anders

Derived terms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ander m ‎(plural anderen)

  1. another, another person, someone else
    Wat je niet wilt dat jou geschiedt, doe dat ook een ander niet
    What you don't want to happen to you, don't do it to someone else either.

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See andere.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ander ‎(not comparable)

  1. See anderer.
    • 1581, Ein new Kochbuch / Das ist Ein grundtliche beschreibung [] (printed in Frankfurt am Main):
      Nun folgen vier Bancket der Edel-leut [] der erste Gang [] Der ander Gang [] der dritt Gang [] Ende deß ersten Banckets der Edelleut / zum Frümahl / am Fleischtag.
      Das ander Bancket der Edelleut. [] das dritte Bancket / der Edelleut.
  2. (obsolete) the second

Usage notes[edit]

This form is no longer used outside of compounds such as anderweitig and fixed expressions such as ein ander Mal ("another time").

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Armenian անտեր ‎(anter).

Adjective[edit]

ander

  1. (dialectal) ownerless; unattended

References[edit]

  • ander”, in Türkiye'de halk ağzından derleme sözlüğü [Compilation Dictionary of Popular Speech in Turkey] (in Turkish), Ankara: Türk Dil Kurumu, 1963–1982
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “տէր”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935

Vilamovian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ander

  1. other, different
  2. second