koper

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See also: Koper, kòper, and köper

Afrikaans[edit]

Chemical element
Cu
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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch koper, from Middle Dutch coper, ultimately from Latin cuprum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

koper (uncountable)

  1. copper

Dutch[edit]

Chemical element
Cu
Previous: nikkel (Ni)
Next: zink (Zn)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoːpər/, (Belgium) [ˈkoːpər], (Netherlands) [ˈkoʊ̯.pər]
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  • Hyphenation: ko‧per
  • Rhymes: -oːpər

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch coper, ultimately from Latin cuprum.

Noun[edit]

koper n (uncountable)

  1. copper (metal, element)
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Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: koper

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch coper, copere. Equivalent to kopen +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

koper m (plural kopers, diminutive kopertje n)

  1. buyer
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Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

koper

  1. first-person singular present indicative of koperen
  2. imperative of koperen

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch koffer, from Middle Dutch cofer, couer, from Old French cofre, coffre, from Latin cophinus (basket), from Ancient Greek κόφινος (kóphinos, basket).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkopər/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧pêr

Noun[edit]

kopêr (first-person possessive koperku, second-person possessive kopermu, third-person possessive kopernya)

  1. briefcase

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

koper

  1. Alternative form of coper

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *koprъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

koper m inan (diminutive koperek)

  1. dill (Anethum)
  2. peach fuzz (sparsely grown hair, especially facial hair of a teenager)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *koprъ

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kòːpər/, /kɔ̀ːpər/

Noun[edit]

kọ́pər or kópər m inan

  1. dill (herb)

Inflection[edit]

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. kóper
gen. sing. kópra
singular dual plural
nominative kóper kópra kópri
accusative kóper kópra kópre
genitive kópra kóprov kóprov
dative kópru kóproma kóprom
locative kópru kóprih kóprih
instrumental kóprom kóproma kópri
Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. kôper
gen. sing. kôpra
singular dual plural
nominative kôper kôpra kôpri
accusative kôper kôpra kôpre
genitive kôpra kôprov kôprov
dative kôpru kôproma kôprom
locative kôpru kôprih kôprih
instrumental kôprom kôproma kôpri

Further reading[edit]

  • koper”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran