eter

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

root of eten 'to eat' + -er

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Noun[edit]

eter m (plural eters, diminutive etertje n)

  1. eater

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

eter

  1. present tense of ete

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *enter, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁enter (between). Cognate with Latin inter (between) and Sanskrit अन्तर् (antár, between, within, into)

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Preposition[edit]

eter

  1. between

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Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse eitr, from Proto-Germanic *aitrą.

Noun[edit]

ēter n

  1. poison, venom
  2. pus

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has articles on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eter m inan

  1. ether (any compound with to hydrocarbon groups bonded to an oxygen atom)
  2. (informal) diethyl ether

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French éther, Latin aethēr.

Noun[edit]

eter m (plural eteri)

  1. (organic chemistry) ether (compound containing an oxygen atom bonded to two hydrocarbon groups)
  2. (archaic, physics) ether (substance once thought to fill all space)

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Noun[edit]

eter n (plural eteruri)

  1. (figuratively) air, sky, atmosphere
  2. (ancient philosophy and alchemy, uncountable) ether (classical physical element)

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

eter c

  1. ether (a chemical)
    Sedan Morton (1846) lärt känna eterns bedöfvande verkan --Nordisk familjebok (1917)
  2. ether (once thought a substance filling all space, carrying electromagnetic waves; or the sky in general)
    Cedern strävar stolt mot eterns dag. --poetry by Erik Johan Stagnelius (c. 1820)
    Eterns tillvaro har ännu ej kunnat direkt påvisas --Nordisk familjebok (1881)

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