leider

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From leiden +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɛi̯.dər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: lei‧der
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯dər

Noun[edit]

leider m (plural leiders, diminutive leidertje n)

  1. leader, head, chief

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German leidir, equivalent to the comparative form of leid.

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leider

  1. unfortunately

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Low German leider, compare with German Leiter

Noun[edit]

leider m (definite singular leideren, indefinite plural leidere, definite plural leiderne)

  1. (especially nautical) a ladder

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Low German leider

Noun[edit]

leider m (definite singular leideren, indefinite plural leiderar, definite plural leiderane)

  1. (especially nautical) a ladder

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

leider f

(non-standard since 1938)

  1. indefinite plural of leid

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Verb[edit]

leider

  1. (non-standard since 1938) present of leida

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