sauer

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German sūr, from Old High German sūr, from Proto-Germanic *sūraz, from Proto-Indo-European *sūr-. Cognate to Low German suur, Dutch zuur, English sour, Danish and Swedish sur.

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sauer ‎(comparative saurer, superlative am sauersten)

  1. sour
  2. acidic
  3. unpleasant
    eine saure Erinnerung – an unpleasant remembrance
  4. (colloquial) annoyed, angry, pissed off

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

sauer ‎(masculine {{{1}}}, feminine {{{2}}}, neuter {{{3}}})

  1. sour
    Dës Zitroune si ganz sauer.
    These lemons are very sour.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauer m

  1. indefinite plural of sau

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauer m

  1. indefinite plural of sau