geer

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

geer (countable and uncountable, plural geers)

  1. Obsolete form of gear.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch gêer, from Old Dutch *gēr, from Proto-West Germanic *gaiʀ, from Proto-Germanic *gaizaz.

Noun[edit]

geer m (plural geren, diminutive geertje n)

  1. spear
    Synonyms: speer, spies, lans
  2. (heraldry) gyron
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch geer, gere, from Old Dutch gero, from Proto-West Germanic *gerō, from Proto-Germanic *gerô.

Noun[edit]

geer f (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) desire, lust
    Synonym: begeerte
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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *gēr, from Proto-West Germanic *gaiʀ, from Proto-Germanic *gaizaz.

Noun[edit]

gêer m

  1. spear

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: geer

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