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Middle Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]


mür f

  1. wall

Usage notes[edit]

  • The Ü in this case stands for an U with either a small E or a small I written above it.
  • There were two Low German writing systems, one marking umlaute and one not. Some authors mistook this for the absence of the umlaut and the random use of diacritics.


Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mūrus.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) mir
  • (Surmiran) meir


mür m ‎(plural müers)

  1. (Puter, Vallader) exterior wall

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin mūs, murem.

Alternative forms[edit]


mür f ‎(plural müers, (Puter and Vallader) or mürs, (Vallader only))

  1. (Puter, Vallader) mouse