buur

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch buur, from Middle Dutch buur, from Old Dutch *būr, from Proto-Germanic *būraz (dweller, inhabitant). Doublet of boer.

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buur (plural bure)

  1. neighbor

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch buur, from Old Dutch *būr, from Proto-Germanic *būraz (dweller, inhabitant). Doublet of boer.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /byːr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: buur
  • Rhymes: -yr

Noun[edit]

buur m (plural buren, diminutive buurtje n)

  1. neighbour

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  • Afrikaans: buur

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Noun[edit]

buur

  1. mountain

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch *būr, from Proto-Germanic *būraz.

Noun[edit]

buur m

  1. inhabitant (one who shares in rights and obligations as an inhabitant of a place)
  2. (rare) neighbour
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Dutch būr, from Proto-Germanic *būraz.

Noun[edit]

buur n or m

  1. (rare) house, shed, building
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