asker

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From ask +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

asker (plural askers)

  1. Someone who asks a question. [from 12th c.]
Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From ask (newt), with uncertain suffix.

Noun[edit]

asker (plural askers)

  1. (England regional, Wales) A newt. [from 14th c.]
    • 2018, Sara Hudston, The Guardian, 21 April:
      Great crested newts, “askers”, used to be common in the Marshwood Vale.

Anagrams[edit]


Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic عَسْكَر (ʿaskar, army).

Noun[edit]

asker

  1. soldier; warrior

Declension[edit]


Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

asker c pl

  1. plural indefinite of aske

Verb[edit]

asker

  1. present tense of aske

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

asker m pl

  1. indefinite plural of ask

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse askr, from Proto-Germanic *askaz.

Noun[edit]

asker m

  1. ash (tree)
  2. wooden box

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish عسكر (asker), from Arabic عَسْكَر (ʿaskar, army), from Persian لشکر (laškar, army).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

asker (definite accusative askeri, plural askerler)

  1. soldier

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative asker
Definite accusative askeri
Singular Plural
Nominative asker askerler
Definite accusative askeri askerleri
Dative askere askerlere
Locative askerde askerlerde
Ablative askerden askerlerden
Genitive askerin askerlerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular askerim askerlerim
2nd singular askerin askerlerin
3rd singular askeri askerleri
1st plural askerimiz askerlerimiz
2nd plural askeriniz askerleriniz
3rd plural askerleri askerleri

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