dormer

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

dormer (1, in blue) with dormer-window (2, in white)

From Middle French dormoir (sleeping room), from dormir (to sleep)

Noun[edit]

dormer (plural dormers)

  1. (architecture) A room-like, roofed projection from a sloping roof.
  2. (architecture) Ellipsis of dormer-window.
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Etymology 2[edit]

dorm +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

dormer (plural dormers)

  1. (Philippines) A resident of a dormitory.
    (The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought:)

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Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dormīre, present active infinitive of dormiō.

Verb[edit]

dormer (second person singular present duarmi, past participle dormait)

  1. to sleep

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