gir

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See also: gír and gĩr

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English gear.

Noun[edit]

gir n (genitive singular girs, plural gir)

  1. gear

Declension[edit]

n3 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative gir girið gir girini
Accusative gir girið gir girini
Dative giri girinum girum girunum
Genitive girs girsins gira giranna

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

gir

  1. rafsi of girzu.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From English gear

Noun[edit]

gir n ‎(definite singular giret, indefinite plural gir, definite plural gira or girene)

  1. gear
    i gir - in gear
    første gir / førstegir - first gear
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

gir

  1. present tense of gi

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English gear

Noun[edit]

gir n ‎(definite singular giret, indefinite plural gir, definite plural gira)

  1. gear
    i gir - in gear
    første gir - first gear
Related terms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

gir

  1. present tense of gi

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the adjective giri.

Noun[edit]

gīr m

  1. vulture

Descendants[edit]


Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Puter, Vallader) dir
  • (Surmiran) deir

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dīcō, dīcere, from Proto-Indo-European *deyḱ- ‎(to show, point out).

Verb[edit]

gir

  1. (Sutsilvan) to say