jager

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

jager (plural jagers)

  1. Alternative form of jaeger

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for jager in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch jager, from Old Dutch jageri. Equivalent to jagen +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jager m (plural jagers, diminutive jagertje n, feminine jaagster)

  1. hunter
  2. (nautical, military) destroyer (type of warship)
  3. (aviation, military) fighter, combat aeroplane
    Synonym: jachtvliegtuig
  4. (military) jaeger, light infantry rifleman, ranger

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

jager

  1. present of jage