rere

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rere (plural reres)

  1. Archaic spelling of rear (all meanings).
  2. (Ireland, law, specifically) back portion or area behind (a building, etc.)

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin retro.

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rere

  1. behind, at the back

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rere

  1. behind, at the back of
  2. after (behind in place)
  3. after, by
    any rere anyyear by year

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Latin[edit]

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rēre

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of reor
  2. second-person singular present active indicative of reor

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English hrēr, hrēre, from hrēran (see reren (to rile)).

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rere

  1. Referring to eggs; underdone, undercooked
  2. (rare) Unknown, unadmitted.
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  • English: rear, rare (of meat)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Anglo-Norman rere, from Latin retro.

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rere

  1. (rare outside of compounds) Succeeding, successive, next, following.
  2. (rare) Located at the rear, hind, or back.
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Old English rǣran.

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rere

  1. Alternative form of reren (to raise)

Etymology 4[edit]

From Old English hrēran.

Noun[edit]

rere

  1. Alternative form of reren (to rile)

Etymology 5[edit]

From Old French rer.

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rere

  1. Alternative form of rare (thin, airy, rare)

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French rere, from Latin rādere, present active infinitive of rādō.

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rere

  1. to shave

Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin retrō.

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rere m (oblique and nominative feminine singular rere)

  1. late
  2. after; later on

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rere

  1. behind
    Constaunce [] lui vient rere au doos et le trebucha en la mere.
    Constance [] came behind his back and knocked him into the sea
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin rādere, present active infinitive of rādō.

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rere

  1. to shave

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Rapa Nui[edit]

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rere

  1. fly