watter

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Afrikaans[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of wat vir, from Dutch wat voor (what a, what kind of).

Determiner[edit]

watter

  1. what; which
    Watter boeke lees jy?
    What books do you read?

Alemannic German[edit]

Noun[edit]

watter

  1. (Rimella, Campello Monti) rain

References[edit]

  • Umberto Patuzzi, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words]. Luserna: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien.

Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English wæter, from Proto-Germanic *watōr, from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥.

Noun[edit]

watter (countable and uncountable, plural watters)

  1. water