Last modified on 23 August 2014, at 22:07
See also: äger, åger, and Ağer

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ager (plural agers)

  1. One who or that which ages something.

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DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse akr, from Proto-Germanic *akraz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros (field).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aːjər/, [ˈæːˀjɐ]

NounEdit

ager c (singular definite ageren, plural indefinite agre)

  1. field
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See age (drive).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aːjər/, [ˈæːjɐ]

VerbEdit

ager

  1. present tense of age

Etymology 3Edit

See agere (act, play).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aɡeːr/, [aˈɡ̥eɐ̯ˀ]

VerbEdit

ager or agér

  1. Imperative of agere.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *agros, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros. Cognates include Ancient Greek ἀγρός (agrós), Sanskrit अज्र (ájra) and Old English æcer (English acre).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ager m (genitive agrī); second declension

  1. field, farm
  2. land, estate, park
  3. territory, country
  4. terrain
  5. soil
  6. vocative singular of ager

InflectionEdit

Second declension, nominative singular in -er.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ager agrī
genitive agrī agrōrum
dative agrō agrīs
accusative agrum agrōs
ablative agrō agrīs
vocative ager
agre
agrī

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin agilis (swift).

AdjectiveEdit

ager 4 nom/acc forms

  1. quick, swift.
  2. smart, cunning, sharp.
  3. (of objects) sharp

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