timmer

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

timmer (countable and uncountable, plural timmers)

  1. (Scotland) timber

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for timmer in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German timber.

Adjective[edit]

timmer

  1. (Uri) dim, dark

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch timmer, from Old Dutch *timmer, from Proto-Germanic *timrą, from Proto-Indo-European *dem- (build, house).

Noun[edit]

timmer n, m (plural timmers, diminutive timmertje n)

  1. (archaic) building, construction
  2. (archaic) construction work
  3. (archaic) room, chamber
    Synonyms: kamer, vertrek, lokaal
  4. (archaic) act of building or carpenting
  5. (archaic) building material
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Etymology 2[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.

Verb[edit]

timmer

  1. first-person singular present indicative of timmeren
  2. imperative of timmeren

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *timmer, from Proto-Germanic *timrą, from Proto-Indo-European *dem- (build, house).

Noun[edit]

timmer n, m

  1. building, construction (especially of wood)
  2. act of building
  3. material that a building is built out of

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Further reading[edit]

  • timmer (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

timmer

  1. timber, log to be used in construction