eer

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See also: -eer and e'er

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch ere, from Old Dutch ēra, from Proto-Germanic *aizō.

Noun[edit]

eer f (uncountable)

  1. honour
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch eer, from Old Dutch ēr, from Proto-Germanic *airiz.

Preposition[edit]

eer

  1. ere, before
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Middle Dutch eer, from Old Dutch *ēr, from Proto-Germanic *aiz.

Noun[edit]

eer n (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) copper
  2. (obsolete) bronze
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

eer

  1. first-person singular present indicative of eren
  2. imperative of eren

Anagrams[edit]


Low German[edit]

Preposition[edit]

eer

  1. Alternative spelling of er

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch ēr, from Proto-Germanic *airiz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

êer

  1. earlier, previously
  2. formerly
  3. first, beforehand

Alternative forms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

êer

  1. ere, before

Preposition[edit]

êer

  1. before

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • eer (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • eer (III)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • eer (IV)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • eer (II)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • eer (III)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • eer (IV)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929