gera

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See also: Gera and géra

Faroese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse gera, gøra, gørva, from Proto-Germanic *garwijaną.

Verb[edit]

at gera (third person singular past indicative gjørdi, third person plural past indicative gjørdu, supine gjørt)

  1. to do, to make
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Danish gære, from German gären.

Verb[edit]

at gera (third person singular past indicative geraði, supine gerað)

  1. to ferment, to brew
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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gera, gøra, gørva, from Proto-Germanic *garwijaną.

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Verb[edit]

gera (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative gerði, supine gert)

  1. (transitive, governs the accusative) to do syn.
    Hvað ertu að gera?
    What are you doing?
    Letingjar gera aldrei neitt.
    Loafers never do anything.
  2. (transitive, governs the accusative) to make deriv. syn.
  3. to arbitrate, to determine deriv. syn.
  4. (impersonal) used with nouns denoting a weather condition to indicate that that type of weather is going on
    Það gerði rigningu.
    It rained.

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Old Norse[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *garwijaną (to prepare). Cognate with Old English gearwian, Old Saxon garwian, gerwian, Old High German garawen.

Verb[edit]

gera (singular past indicative gerði, plural past indicative gørðu, past participle gerðr)

  1. to do, make

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

gera

  1. third-person singular present indicative of gerar
  2. second-person singular imperative of gerar

Tagalog[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Compare Spanish guerra

Noun[edit]

gera

  1. war

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Venetian[edit]

Verb[edit]

gera

  1. third-person singular imperfect indicative of èser
  2. third-person plural imperfect indicative of èser