stjer

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West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian stēra, from West Germanic *sterro, from Proto-Germanic *sternô, *sternǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr. Compare English star, Dutch ster, German Stern, Danish stjerne.

Noun[edit]

stjer c (plural stjerren, diminutive stjerke)

  1. star

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sker.

Noun[edit]

stjer n

  1. a skerry (reef, rocky islet, rock in the sea)

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse skǽrr, from Proto-Germanic *skairiz. Related to skiin.

Adjective[edit]

stjer

  1. bright, clear; transparent (of water)

Derived terms[edit]