suur

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See also: şuur and suur-

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch zuur, from Middle Dutch suur, from Old Dutch sūr, from Frankish *sūr, from Proto-Germanic *sūraz, from Proto-Indo-European *súHros.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /syr/, [syːr]
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

suur (attributive sure, comparative suurder, superlative suurste)

  1. sour
  2. acidic

Noun[edit]

suur (plural sure, diminutive suurtjie)

  1. acid

References[edit]


Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • souer (Moselle Franconian)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German sūr, from Proto-Germanic *sūraz, from Proto-Indo-European *súHros.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

suur (masculine suure, feminine suur, comparative suurer, superlative et' suurste)

  1. (Ripuarian) sour

Derived terms[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *suuri, from Indo-European. Cognates include Finnish suuri.

Adjective[edit]

suur (genitive suure, partitive suurt, comparative suurem, superlative kõige suurem or suurim)

  1. large, big

Inflection[edit]


Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *suuri, from Indo-European. Cognates include Finnish suuri.

Adjective[edit]

suur

  1. big

Saterland Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian *sūr, from Proto-Germanic *sūraz, from Proto-Indo-European *súHros.

Adjective[edit]

suur

  1. sour
  2. acidic