jer

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See also: jêr and Jer.

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian ер [yer] or ерь [yer’].

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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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Pronoun[edit]

jer

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

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

jēr

  1. Romanization of 𐌾𐌴𐍂

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

jer

  1. rafsi of jbera.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Conjunction[edit]

jȅr (Cyrillic spelling је̏р)

  1. because (for the reason)
    Mi smo ovd(j)e jer je jedan serijski ubojica/ubica u b(ij)eguWe are here because there is a serial killer on the loose.
    Jer stalno ponavljaš jedno te isto.'Cause you say the same thing over and over again.
    Svi su mrtvi jer su tražili mene.They' re all dead because they looked for me.
  2. for (for the reason)
    Neka sve slobodne d(j)evojke krenu na terasu jer mladenka će baciti buket.Can we have all the single ladies out on the terrace for the tossing of the bride' s bouquet?

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References[edit]

  • jer” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Vilamovian[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

jer m (feminine jeny, neuter jes)

  1. that, that one