ber

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Hindi बेर (ber).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ber (plural ber)

  1. A fruit-bearing tree, Ziziphus mauritiana; the jujube.

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *bōr-, from Proto-Indo-European *bhōrs-, from root *bhrs (point, tip bolt). Cognate to Old Irish barr (point).[1]

Noun[edit]

ber m (indefinite plural berë, definite singular beri, definite plural berët)

  1. bow; arc, arch
  2. arrow
  3. javelin, lance
  4. European whipsnake (Dolichophis jugularis, syn. Coluber jugularis)

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Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigations into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)‎[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 95

Cimbrian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German wer, from Old High German wer, from Proto-West Germanic *hwaʀ, from Proto-Germanic *hwaz. Cognate with German wer, English who.

Pronoun[edit]

ber

  1. (Luserna) who
    Bobrall du geast, gedenkhte ber du pist.Wherever you go, remember who you are.

References[edit]

  • “ber” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. second-person singular imperative of brát

Anagrams[edit]


Elfdalian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ber

  1. bare, uncovered

Inflection[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


Faroese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse ber, from Proto-Germanic *basją, *bazją.

Noun[edit]

ber n (genitive singular bers, plural ber)

  1. berry
Declension[edit]
Declension of ber
n22 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative ber berið ber berini
accusative ber berið ber berini
dative beri berinum berjum, berum berjunum, berunum
genitive bers bersins berja berjanna
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Conjugated form.

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. inflection of bera:
    1. third-person singular present
    2. second-person singular imperative
Derived terms[edit]

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French berz, from Vulgar Latin *bertium (little cradle), from Gaulish.

Noun[edit]

ber m (plural bers)

  1. (nautical) A cradle that holds a ship before and during its launch

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse berr, from Proto-Germanic *bazaz.

Adjective[edit]

ber (comparative berari, superlative berastur)

  1. bare
  2. bare, naked
  3. uncovered
  4. discovered
    Hann varð ber að lygi.
    He was caught lying.
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ber, from Proto-Germanic *basją, *bazją.

Noun[edit]

ber n (genitive singular bers, nominative plural ber)

  1. berry
Declension[edit]
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Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of bērt
  2. 3rd person singular present indicative form of bērt
  3. 3rd person plural present indicative form of bērt
  4. 2nd person singular imperative form of bērt
  5. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of bērt
  6. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of bērt

Mirandese[edit]

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. to see

Related terms[edit]


Mòcheno[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ber

  1. unstressed form of biar

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. present of be

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. present tense of bera and bere
  2. imperative of bera and bere

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. present of be

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *bāru, from Proto-Germanic *bērō, whence also Old High German bāra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bēr f

  1. bier; a litter to transport dead people

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: bere, beere, beer

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

ber m

  1. nominative singular of baron

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

·ber

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive conjunct of beirid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ber ber
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
mber
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *basją, *bazją, whence also Old English beriġe, Old High German beri, Gothic 𐌱𐌰𐍃𐌹 (basi).

Noun[edit]

ber n (genitive plural berja)

  1. berry
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Adjective[edit]

ber

  1. inflection of berr (bare):
    1. strong feminine nominative singular
    2. strong neuter nominative/accusative plural

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. inflection of bera:
    1. first-person singular present indicative active
    2. second-person singular imperative active
  2. inflection of berja:
    1. first-person singular present indicative active
    2. second-person singular imperative active

References[edit]

  • ber in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bъrъ.

Noun[edit]

ber m inan

  1. foxtail millet (Setaria italica)
Declension[edit]

or

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

ber f

  1. genitive plural of bera

Further reading[edit]

  • ber in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. present tense of be.

Anagrams[edit]


Tatar[edit]

Tatar cardinal numbers
1 2  > 
    Cardinal : ber
    Ordinal : berençe

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *bīr (one).

Numeral[edit]

ber (Cyrillic spelling бер)

  1. one



Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English bear (Ursidae).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ber (nominative plural bers)

  1. (male or female) bear (ursid)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ber

  1. feminine singular of byr

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ber fer mer unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Yola[edit]

Verb[edit]

ber

  1. to bear, to carry