seer

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

see +‎ -er (agent suffix).

Noun[edit]

seer (plural seers)

  1. Agent noun of see; one who sees something; an eyewitness.
  2. Someone who foretells the future; a clairvoyant, prophet, soothsayer or diviner.
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Etymology 2[edit]

See sihr.

Noun[edit]

seer (plural seers)

  1. Alternative form of sihr

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From se (to see) +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /seːər/, [ˈseːˀɐ]

Noun[edit]

seer c (singular definite seeren, plural indefinite seere)

  1. viewer (someone who watches television)
  2. seer (someone who foretells the future)

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch sēr, from Proto-Germanic *sairaz.

Adjective[edit]

sêer

  1. painful, sore
  2. sick
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Dutch sēr, from Proto-Germanic *sairą.

Noun[edit]

sêer n

  1. pain, ache
  2. sorrow, emotional pain
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Further reading[edit]

  • seer (I)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • seer (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • seer (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • seer (II)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From se +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

seer m (definite singular seeren, indefinite plural seere, definite plural seerne)

  1. (TV) a viewer
  2. a seer, prophet

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