yer

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See also: -yer and YER

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Particularly: “IPA”

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

yer

  1. (Britain, slang or dialectal, uncommon) Eye dialect spelling of you.
    • 1992, Mary Jane Staples, Sergeant Joe
      'Still, yer got nice looks,' said Ella.
Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

yer

  1. (Britain, slang or dialectal) Eye dialect spelling of yeah, yes.

Contraction[edit]

yer

  1. (Britain, slang or dialectal) Eye dialect spelling of you're, you are.

Determiner[edit]

yer

  1. (Britain or Southern US, slang or dialectal) Eye dialect spelling of your.
    • 1991, Thomas Hayden, The Killing Frost, London: Random Century Group
      'Make yer way down to the station,' he said.
    1997, J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, iv:
    Las’ time I saw you, you was only a baby,’ said the giant. ‘Yeh look a lot like yer dad, but yeh’ve got yer mum’s eyes.’
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Wikipedia

Noun[edit]

yer ‎(plural yers)

  1. Either of the letters ъ and ь in Cyrillic alphabets, which originally represented phonemically the ultra-short vowels in Slavic languages.

Anagrams[edit]


Blagar[edit]

Noun[edit]

yer

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Paideuma, volume 52 (2006), page 152

Breton[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

yer f pl

  1. Plural form of yar.

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

yer f pl

  1. plural of yar ‎(chicken, hen)

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

yer

  1. earth.
  2. place, location.

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary][1], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

Novial[edit]

Adverb[edit]

yer

  1. yesterday

Scots[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

yer

  1. your

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic, from Proto-Turkic.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

yer ‎(definite accusative yeri, plural yerler)

  1. place, location
  2. the ground, the earth

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]