jer

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See also: Jer, jêr, and Jer.

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian ер (jer) or ерь (jerʹ).

Noun[edit]

jer (plural jers)

  1. (linguistics) Ultra-short or reduced vowel in Proto- and Late Common Slavonic (or Slavic), then represented as ъ (back jer [ŭ]) or ь (front jer [ĭ]).

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Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of jer – see (“penis”).
(This character, jer, is a variant form of .)

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse yðr, from Proto-Germanic *izwiz, dative/accusative of *jūz, from Proto-Indo-European *yū́.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

jer

  1. (personal) second person plural objective caseyou, yourselves

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

jēr

  1. Romanization of 𐌾𐌴𐍂

Old Frisian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

from Proto-Germanic *jērą (year)

Noun[edit]

jēr n

  1. year

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Köbler, Gerhard, Altfriesisches Wörterbuch, (6. Auflage) 2014

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

jer m inan

  1. (linguistics) yer
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

jer m anim

  1. brambling (Fringilla montifringilla)
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • jer in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • jer in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *je že. Compare Slovene ker.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

jȅr (Cyrillic spelling је̏р)

  1. because, for (for the reason)
    Jer stalno ponavljaš jedno te isto.'Cause you say the same thing over and over again. (literally, “Because you are repeating one and the same.”)
    Svi su mrtvi jer su tražili mene.They're all dead because they were looking for me.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • jer” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Vilamovian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Pronoun[edit]

jer m (feminine jeny, neuter jes)

  1. that, that one