emmer

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See also: Emmer and ëmmer

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

First used in 1908; from German Emmer, from Middle High German emeri, from Old High German amari, derivative of amar(o), which in turn gave rise to the obsolescent German synonym Amelkorn(amelcorn). Further etymology unknown.

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emmer ‎(countable and uncountable, plural emmers)

  1. A species of wheat, Triticum dicoccum.

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Dutch[edit]

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emmer

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Etymology[edit]

Related to Middle High German eim(b)er(a bucket), Middle English ambre(a bucket), Old High German einber(a bucket), Old English amber(a bucket), probably from Latin amphora. Cognate with German Eimer(a bucket), Low German Ammel(a bucket), Luxembourgish Eemer(a bucket), Norwegian ambar(a bucket), Swedish ämbar(a bucket), West Frisian amer(a bucket).

Noun[edit]

emmer m ‎(plural emmers, diminutive emmertje n)

  1. bucket (container)

Verb[edit]

emmer

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

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