diere

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

diere

  1. plural of dier

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch diuri, from Proto-Germanic *diurijaz.

Adjective[edit]

diere

  1. valuable
  2. expensive
  3. dear, precious
  4. excellent
Inflection[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative forms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Dutch: dier, duur
  • Limburgish: deer, duur
  • West Flemish: diere

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Determiner[edit]

diere

  1. inflection of dijn:
    1. feminine genitive/dative singular
    2. genitive plural

Determiner[edit]

diere

  1. inflection of die:
    1. feminine genitive/dative singular
    2. genitive plural

Noun[edit]

diere

  1. inflection of dier:
    1. dative singular
    2. nominative/accusative/genitive plural

Further reading[edit]


Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *diurijaz. Cognate with Old Frisian diūre, Old Saxon diuri, Old Dutch diuri, Old High German tiuri, Old Norse dýrr.

Adjective[edit]

dīere

  1. expensive
    Sweord sind swīðe dīeru wǣpnu and torbeġīetu.
    Swords are very expensive weapons, and hard to get.
  2. dear, precious

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

dīere

  1. expensively, for a lot of money
  2. dearly

Antonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Noun[edit]

diere

  1. dative/locative singular of diera

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

diere

  1. First-person singular (yo) future subjunctive form of dar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) future subjunctive form of dar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) future subjunctive form of dar.

West Flemish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch diere, from Old Dutch diuri, from Proto-Germanic *diurijaz.

Adjective[edit]

diere (comparative dierder, superlative dierste)

  1. expensive