ster

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See also: -ster and stêr

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch ster, from Middle Dutch sterne, sterre, from Old Dutch sterno, sterro, from Proto-Germanic *sternô, *sternǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

Noun[edit]

ster ‎(plural sterre, diminutive sterretjie)

  1. star

Breton[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *sterā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

Noun[edit]

ster f ‎(singulative sterenn)

  1. stars
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ster m ‎(plural sterioù)

  1. sense, meaning

Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ster m ‎(plural sterioù)

  1. stere

Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *sterā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

Noun[edit]

ster f ‎(singulative steren)

  1. stars

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch sterne, sterre, from Old Dutch sterno, sterro, from West Germanic *sterro, from Proto-Germanic *sternô, *sternǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr. Compare West Frisian stjer, English star, German Stern, Danish stjerne.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ster f ‎(plural sterren, diminutive sterretje n)

  1. (astronomy) star
  2. (person) star
  3. (television) short advertisement

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Steuer.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ster m inan

  1. helm, steering apparatus of a ship
  2. rudder
  3. yoke, control wheel of an aircraft
  4. control surface of an aircraft

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Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English steorra, from West Germanic *sterro, from Proto-Germanic *sternô, *sternǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

Noun[edit]

ster

  1. a star

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