gær

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See also: gaer and gär

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡɛːr/, [ɡ̊ɛːˀɐ̯]

Noun[edit]

gær c (singular definite gæren, not used in plural form)

  1. yeast (froth used in medicine, baking and brewing)
  2. yeast (cake or dried granules used to make bread dough rise)

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gær, gjár

Noun[edit]

gær

  1. yesterday

Usage notes[edit]