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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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

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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

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.

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References[edit]

  • jer”, in Hrvatski jezični portal, 2006–2018

Vilamovian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Pronoun[edit]

jer m (feminine jeny, neuter jes)

  1. that, that one