zweer

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch swere, from Old Dutch swero ‎(boil, abcess), from Proto-Germanic *swerô ‎(ulcer), from Proto-Germanic *sweraną ‎(to hurt; fester).

Noun[edit]

zweer c ‎(plural zweren, diminutive zweertje n)

  1. A purulent boil, skin injury containing pus, ulcer
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

cognate with swear, German Schwur 'oath'

Verb[edit]

zweer

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

Anagrams[edit]