signer

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English[edit]

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sign +‎ -er.

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signer ‎(plural signers)

  1. One who signs something.
    John Hancock is a famous signer of the Declaration of Independence.
  2. One who uses sign language.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a modification, based on signe, of Old French seignier, itself from Latin signāre, present active infinitive of signō.

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signer

  1. to sign (put a signature on)
  2. to sign (communicate using sign language)

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

signer

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of signō

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

signer

  1. imperative of signere

Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

First known attestation circa 1230[1]. Borrowing from Latin signō.

Verb[edit]

signer

  1. to sign (put one's signature or one's seal on a document, etc.)

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This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-ign, *-igns, *-ignt are modified to ing, inz, int. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ signer” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).