daler

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See dale (to descend, fall).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /daːlər/, [ˈd̥æːˀlɐ]

Verb[edit]

daler

  1. present of dale

Etymology 2[edit]

This term spread through Europe between 1500 and 1600, originally a reference to coins minted in Joachimstal. Late Middle Low German or early modern German Low German loaned the word (dāler (taler)) to Danish, having acquired it from late Middle High German.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /daːlər/, [ˈd̥æːlɐ]

Noun[edit]

daler c (singular definite daleren, plural indefinite dalere)

  1. taler (Germanic unit of currency used between the 15th and 19th centuries)
  2. (slang) two kroner
Inflection[edit]
See also[edit]

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From dalen +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

daler m (plural dalers)

  1. One who descends, one who goes (climbs, flies, glides) down.

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun[edit]

daler m (plural dalers)

  1. (historical) Superseded spelling of daalder.
Usage notes[edit]

The spelling daler is commonly used in historical texts, but it is now extremely rare outside historical contexts.


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

daler m

  1. indefinite plural of dal

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

daler

  1. Soft mutation of taler.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
taler daler nhaler thaler
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.