mêr

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Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German mēro, from Proto-Germanic *maizô. Compare German mehr, Dutch meer, Saterland Frisian moor, English more, Icelandic meira, Swedish mera, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐌶𐌰 (maiza).

Adverb[edit]

mêr

  1. (Urseren) more

References[edit]


Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *mêrd, compare Persian مرد (mard).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mêr m

  1. man (adult male human)
  2. husband

Declension[edit]


Romagnol[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mare (sea), from Proto-Indo-European *móri.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmeə̯r/
  • (Ravenna, Forlì, Careste) IPA(key): [ˈmɐɛ̯̈ɾ]
  • (Sarsina) IPA(key): [ˈmë̞ɛ̯ɾ], [ˈmɛ̈ɛ̯ɾ]

Noun[edit]

mêr

  1. sea (large body of salty water)
    • October 2007, Rosalba Benedetti, Tip da spjagia 2 in la Ludla, il Papiro, page 5:
      Me, l’ân ch’è pas, a tulè un bël zistin ad pavira de’ Senegal, ch’e’ u-s mudëla int l’acva de’ mêr, u n’à môrta, e dì pù e dì pù, parò a n’ò incóra truvê e’ môd ad druvêl o ad rigalêl.