zerp

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch sarp. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

zerp (comparative zerper, superlative zerpst)

  1. tangily sour

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of zerp
uninflected zerp
inflected zerpe
comparative zerper
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial zerp zerper het zerpst
het zerpste
indefinite m./f. sing. zerpe zerpere zerpste
n. sing. zerp zerper zerpste
plural zerpe zerpere zerpste
definite zerpe zerpere zerpste
partitive zerps zerpers

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) serp
  • (Sursilvan) siarp
  • (Sutsilvan) zearp

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin serpe, serpes, from Latin serpēns.

Noun[edit]

zerp f (plural zerps)

  1. (Surmiran) snake

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